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Bruce Yandle
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Bruce Yandle is Dean Emeritus and Professor of Economics Emeritus at Clemson University and Distinguished Adjunct Professor of Economics at the Mercatus Center at George Mason University. He received his Ph.D. in economics from Georgia State University.

Professor Yandle is the author or editor of the books, Taking the Environment Seriously; The Political Limits of Environmental Regulation; Environmental Use and the Market; Land Rights; The Economics of Environmental Quality; Common Law and Common Sense for the Environment; and Regulation by Litigation.

He has been Senior Economist on the staff of the President's Council on Wage and Price Stability, Executive Director of the Federal Trade Commission, and Visiting Professor at the Montpellier University Law School in France.

Re-Thinking Green 2005
Cutting Green Tape 2000
Regulation and the Reagan Era 1989
Independent Review Articles
How Earth Day Triggered Environmental Rent Seeking Summer 2013
Taxpayers and Tax Spenders: Does a Zero Tax Price Matter? Spring 2012
Lost Trust: The Real Cause of the Financial Meltdown Winter 2010
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IRS Targeting July 25, 2013
Producing Jobs: Thoughts on Obama’s Plan for Small Businesses June 1, 2010
Mr. Obama and the Bankers: “Doin’ What Comes Natur’lly” May 1, 2010
The Myth of Unregulated Tobacco September 10, 2009
The Commons: Tragedy or Triumph? April 1, 1999
Research Articles
The Golden Age of Risk December 1, 1998
The Common Law Solution to Water Pollution April 1, 1992

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