“L’eau entre règlementation et marché”, Max Falque, editor “Water between regulation and market” deals with a global key issue and 16 contibutors discuss the ooportunity of new tools. Several papers have been translated from English into French but originals are available upon request. This book is the outcome of a collaboration between the French Water Agency and Read more about Water between regulation and market[…]
The catastrophic floodings in the South of France have been again “explained” by climate change. In fact, they have more to do with unwise policies. read pp. 14-15 this enlightening article by Max Falque.
John Baden is one of the pionner of Free Market Environmentalism in the US and played a major role in the foundation of ICREI. He recalls our first meeting in Aix en Provence in 1985. As others top leaders such as Richard Stroup, Terry Anderson, Fred Smith, RJ Smith…. he mixes intellectual research with spreading Read more about Harmonizing Liberty, Ecology and Prosperity in 2014[…]
Do read The Economist’ excellent paper comparing the 19th Century gold rush to the present shale gas boom. The economic and social impact are about the same and local farmers are cooperating since they get large chuncks of the bonanza. Anyway it looks like that America in on the verge of becoming the largest gas producer, creating Read more about A tale of two rushes[…]