A Free Market Earth Day

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As has become the tradition, Laura Huggins injects some free market environmentalism wisdom into the national conversation on Earth Day.

This year she's at it again in the Daily Caller: "Green activism is often a threat to the very environment that activists are trying to save." Instead, she writes, "a better long-term strategy for Mother Earth might entail a little more economics and a little less activism."

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Shawn Regan is a research fellow and PERC and the director of outreach and publications. He holds a M.S. in Applied Economics from Montana State University and degrees in economics and environmental science from Berry College. His writing has appeared in the Wall Street Journal, Quartz, High Country News, National Review, Reason, Regulation, Grist...
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