Voices of Montana: PERC

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Wednesday, March 26, 2014

Tuesday, March 25, 2014 -- Montana radio host Aaron Flint visits PERC Headquarters in Bozeman, Montana, and talks with PERC fellows. Listen as Reed Watson discusses how PERC uses property rights and markets to improve environmental quality. PERC senior fellow P.J. Hill discusses his book The Not So Wild, Wild West. Shawn Regan discusses PERC's latest policy perspective, Unlocking the Wealth of Indian Nations. Laura Huggins discusses PERC's latest case study, Bringing Bison Back to the Badlands.

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The Flint Report
Reed Watson is the executive director at PERC. He is also the Director of PERC's Enviropreneur Institute, an educational program and launchpad for environmental entrepreneurs. Watson’s research focuses on the implementation of market-based solutions to natural resource conflicts. With Terry Anderson and Brandon Scarborough, he coauthored Tapping...
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P.J. Hill is professor emeritus of economics at Wheaton College in Wheaton, Illinois and a Senior Fellow at PERC.An economic historian by training, Hill has written on institutional change and the evolution of property rights. His book with Terry Anderson, The Not So Wild, Wild West, challenged many of the traditional theories of how the West was...
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Shawn Regan is a research fellow at PERC. He holds a M.S. in Applied Economics from Montana State University and degrees in economics and environmental science from Berry College. He is also a visiting fellow at the Breakthrough Institute. His work has appeared in the Wall Street Journal, Quartz, High Country News, Reason, Regulation, Grist, and...
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Huggins is a research fellow and former director of outreach with PERC as well as a research fellow at the Hoover Institution at Stanford University. Her association with PERC goes back several years, although she has recently embarked on a new venture as the manager of economic initiatives for the American Prairie Reserve. Huggins coauthored...
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