The foundation of PERC has always been high-quality academic research r
Free market environmentalism has a lot to offer, but Kolstad says the case for FME is weaker when dealing with environmental goods such as clean air.
Matching the size of government to the size of the problem
H. Spencer Banzhaf
Banzhaf argues that free market environmentalists should applaud the cap-and-trade approach over more government regulation.
Assessing the common law as a replacement for pollution control regulations.
Waterborne diseases are responsible for 20 percent of deaths in children under the age of five. Microbes such as E. coli found in fecal matter cause diarrhea that kills by dehydrating its victims.
“In times of change learners inherit the earth; while the learned find themselves beautifully equipped to deal with a world that no longer exists.” —Eric Hoffer
Artificial trees do the job of real trees - removing carbon dioxide from the atmosphere.
Airships, similar to blimps, may be the future of cargo transport.
An ancient technology to purify water meets modern water needs.
“Chevron Guilty of Polluting the Amazon” reported Greenpeace on its website in February. Chevron was ordered by a court in Ecuador to pay $9.5 billion in damages for injuries imposed on people and the environment in Ecuador from its oil operation.
James G. Workman
Could the political conflict over wolf recovery efforts be resolved via economics? Let the bidding begin.
G. Tracy Mehan III
This classic of conservation literature is still illuminating important lessons today.