Donald Leal, Jane Shaw 09/01/1995
Each year, at least fifty national forests managed by the Forest Service lose money on their timber sale programs. To some critics, these programs represent an environmental travesty and a classic example of corporate welfare.
Richard Stroup 04/01/1995
It is increasingly clear that Congress will amend the Endangered Species Act. For one thing, property rights groups, who are important constituents of the new Republican Congress, are outraged at the power the Act gives federal agents to control landowners' use of their property. For another, the...
Terry Anderson, Jane Shaw 02/01/1995
The political upheaval that occurred in November 1994 provides an opportunity to establish a new environmental agenda. This must be a positive agenda--one that will protect environmental quality and at the same time restore fiscal responsibility, lift onerous regulation, and promote the fair...
Donald Leal 01/01/1995
The Forest Service needs strong incentives to adhere to the bottom line. The right motivation could help create a profitable timber program.