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Transaction Costs and Environmental Markets: The Role of Entrepreneurs

by Terry Anderson and Dominic Parker via the Property and Environment Research Center At the core of environmental economics is the potential for a divergence between private and social costs (based on the work of A. C. Pigou) and the potential for … Continue reading

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We Are the Idiots

by Walter E. Williams Dr. Henry Miller, senior fellow at the Hoover Institution, and Gregory Conko, senior fellow at the Competitive Enterprise Institute, in their Forbes article “Rachel Carson’s Deadly Fantasies” (9/5/2012), wrote that her 1962 book, Silent Spring, led … Continue reading

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