This special issue is dedicated to PERC’s Lone Mountain Fellows who are as impressive as Lone Mountain (featured on the cover), which towers over PERC at 11,166 feet.
The truth revealed: Environmental bluffs miss big picture
Matthew E. Kahn
Capitalism's creative solutions for a changing climate
"Green energy" generation is being curtailed, delayed, or prohibited due to competing environmental goals. For example wind turbines are killing endangered bats.
New roads create more demand for driving
Can market forces balance efficiency-equity tradeoffs in marine fisheries?
Swiss company donates water purification systems in Kenya earns carbon credits in return, and makes a profit.
If you sue a federal agency and win, the US government will cover your attorney's fees and other litigation expenses.
To keep the water running in LasVegas, recognize scarcity and let water rates rise-- double or even triple. Encourage homeowners to trade water rights. Let the market determine how much water people use, not the water police.
Property rights are essential for market exchange. The definition of those rights, their enforcement, and their transferability all help determine the extent of trade and the rate of economic development and wealth creation.
If you are in favor of economic growth, free markets, and less government, join the Green Tea Party and support Kermit the Frog for president.