Dominic Parker, Shawn Regan, Walter Thurman
PERC scholars compare the Conservation and Wetland Reserves, both federal programs, with two private land trusts,The Nature Conservancy and the Land Trust Alliance,to determine their influence on each other.
The link between natural resources, institutions, and economic prosperity is nowhere more apparent than on American Indian reservations
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When the wildfires that are burning millions of acres in the West are finally smothered by winter snows, environmentalists undoubtedly will blame climate change. They might look in the mirror instead.
By Andrew C. Revkin5:02 p.m. | Updated below |
The backlash from the Supreme Court's Kelo decision could relax land-use regulation around the country. And well it should.
Blackfeet Gathering, an oil painting of teepees, illustrates private property among American Indians. It is available by auction.
When Donald Leal and I wrote Free Market Environmentalism in 1991, we mostly theorized about how property rights and markets could enhance environmental quality. We focused more on political failures than market successes because there were more of the former than the latter.