Maritime industry protects marine mammals.
Hunters and anglers help fund public land conservation. Should others pitch in?
H. Spencer Banzhaf
What the birth of free-market economics can teach us about today's natural resource policies.
Water markets reconnect the Colorado to the Pacific.
A new study says a little less might be better.
A "right to reef out" could encourage private investments in coastal restoration.
The economics behind America's shale revolution.
As the sun sets on 2014, we've assembled our ten favorite media appearances from this past year. With your continued support, we plan to make even greater strides in 2015. Here's to a happy new year!
The National Park Service already faces financial struggles, but Congress has just created seven new parks with no additional funding. Writing for The Hill, Shawn Regan explores how that impacts park managers.
As free market environmentalism becomes more mainstream, PERC continues to evolve.
Michael `t Sas-Rolfes
Is the prohibitionist approach really helping?
A former backcountry ranger, PERC research fellow Shawn Regan weighs in on the national parks' proposed entrance fee hikes. Fee revenues help parks address critical needs without relying on Congress for appropriations.
This special issue of PERC Reports is dedicated to PERC’s Lone Mountain Fellows. In our cover story, Michael 't Sas-Rolfes explores the war on wildlife trade and offers insights from his recent research at PERC.
Holly Fretwell, Shawn Regan
Land of No Use, a new ski film, takes viewers into the backcountry to explore Montana's wilderness areas. PERC research fellows Holly Fretwell and Shawn Regan help outline the debate over expanding them.
Allowing price to ration water may be a bitter political pill to swallow, but it makes economic and environmental sense. Writing at The Conversation, Randy Simmons lends insight into California's water crisis.