H. Spencer Banzhaf 11/02/2012
Saturday night marks the end of daylight-saving time for 2012. Time for those clocks to "fall back" an hour to standard time, when the sun really is highest at high noon.
Michael `t Sas-Rolfes 08/19/2011
African white rhinos have been saved from extinctionby private owners who used property rights and market incentives to restore the South African population of 20 in 1900 to more than 20,000 today.
Michael `t Sas-Rolfes 06/17/2011
Conservation of animals like rhinos and elephants may eventually be conducted most successfully by markets where these animals have monetary value rather than just emotional value. It may sound cold, but it could well keep them from becoming extinct
H. Spencer Banzhaf 06/09/2011
Banzhaf argues that free market environmentalists should applaud the cap-and-trade approach over more government regulation.
H. Spencer Banzhaf 06/29/2010
Young scholars from various discipline challenge the PERC founders of free market environmentalism on what works, what could work in the future and how to address large scale problems such as climate change, and also when markets are not the so. They will also discuss situations where markets...
H. Spencer Banzhaf 06/01/2009
By Spencer Banzhaf
H. Spencer Banzhaf 12/12/2008
This paper summarizes the state of the academic literature on the implications of environmental justice.
Michael `t Sas-Rolfes 02/01/1998
The tiger, which once ranged throughout Asia, faces extinction in the wild. The only way to save it is to provide incentives that make people who live near tigers want to conserve them, says Michael 't Sas-Rolfes in a new paper, "Who Will Save the Wild Tiger?" published by PERC.