PERC Reports Winter 2011 Comments

Deeply held mistrust of property rights in Africa I just read Gregg Zachary’s most interesting article in PERC Reports (Winter 2011) about property rights in…

Cheap water, deadly water

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…

The devil’s black gold

“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…

Reconciling economics and ecology

“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…

The call of the wild

Could the political conflict over wolf recovery efforts be resolved via economics? Let the bidding begin.