Reed Watson 12/04/2013
Does the Clean Air Act prevent landowners from seeking private nuisance, negligence, or trespass remedies when an industrial plant emits noxious odors and chemicals that interfere with the use and enjoyment of nearby properties?
Te Maire Tau 12/04/2013
What is the link between culture and development? Several scholars believe that the reason some countries are better off lies in the cultural values that shape people’s economic, political, and social performance.
Richard Wright 12/04/2013
Owning land is a Canadian right—unless you live on a reserve. Now, a First Nation in British Columbia is rewriting the rules. Will property rights for Aboriginals bring prosperity or assimilation?
Terry Anderson 12/04/2013
Viewing Karl Bodmer’s paintings of Native Americans from his journey up the Missouri Riverfrom 1831 to 1834 or L. A. Huffman’s photographs taken of chiefs such as Sitting Bull after the
For every $100 billion that the United States centrally directs to clean energy, GDP may decrease by over 0.4%, says Dino Falaschetti.
Matt Ridley 09/05/2013
The death this week of Ronald Coase, one of the world's most-cited economists, comes at a time when there is lively debate about the very issue he raised: why neither markets nor government are panaceas.
Terry Anderson 09/03/2013
Nobel laureate Ronald Coase has passed away at the age of 102. Coase's work provided the intellectual foundation on which free market environmentalism is built.
Ronald Bailey 02/07/2013
Assessing humans' role in nature and the reality of wilderness