What do expert economists know?

Warning: thinking about this topic may blow your mind. First some background before getting to my main point: One thing environmental economists do is estimate the value of things we like about the environment (more birdies, cleaner air, etc.). The … Continue reading

Hey New York! We evaluated a similar idea here in MS…

John Whitehead of env-econ.net¬†posted this on his blog today: Beware when federal officials request innovative ideas Here is another innovative idea, don’t subsidize risky living: A string of artificial islands off the coast of New Jersey and New York could … Continue reading