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PERC Podcast Series: Wildfire Policy Talks

In July 2016, PERC assembled a panel of experts for a public event and podcast series dedicated to examining the politics and economics of wildland fire management.

PERC Podcast Series on Wildfire: 

The Role of Fire Management in Achieving the Cohesive Strategy
Dave Calkin, U.S. Forest Service

Politics and the Public in Wildfire Management
Sarah Anderson, Strategic Environmental Research Initiative on Wildfire and Climate Change at the Bren School of Environmental Science & Management

Fighting Fire with Fire: Looking through the smoke-filled lens of a producer
Chad Ellis, Samuel Roberts Noble Foundation

What are the Economics of Wildfire?
Dean Lueck and Jon Yoder

Written By
  • Dean Lueck
    • Julian Simon Fellow

    Dean Lueck is a professor of economics and director of the Program on Governance of Natural Resources at the Ostrom Workshop at Indiana University and an Affiliated Professor at the Maurer School of Law. He is the author of several academic articles on the economics of wildfire management and a contributing co-editor (with Karen Bradshaw) of Wildfire Policy: Law and Economics Perspectives (Resources for the Future Press, 2012). In 2015, he was a PERC Julian Simon Fellow.

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