The use and abuse of cost-benefit analysis in regulatory decision-making.
Roger Meiners, Andrew Morriss
PERC recently gathered scholars to explore the intersection of property rights and energy development in a special issue of the LSU Journal of Energy Law and Resources.
In a new video, Roger Meiners shows why the common law may be the best remedy to resolve environmental conflicts – without bureaucratic trash to stink things up.
A review of "Simpler: The Future of Government," by Cass Sunstein.
With central planners promising such extraordinary economic returns from regulation, what could possibly go wrong?
Dino Falaschetti, PERC's Executive Director, shares a story on the lessons of green energy policy and green growth.
, Matthew Denhart
Our nation continues to pile precautionary energy policies onto a struggling economy, but we’re bumping into an inconvenient truth.
Should the precautionary principle guide environmental policy? As Dino Falaschetti writes, rather than preventing harm, the precautionary principle can constrain economic opportunity while doing little to improve environmental quality.
If our challenge is “change,” we might do better by turning to America’s strength in financial services rather than its relative inexperience in centrally directing resources.