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Nature Unbound is Reviewed in the Journal of Economic Literature



Investigates the concepts of political ecology and political entrepreneurship in environmental policy and presents the case that major US environmental laws are more about opportunism and ideology than good management and environmental improvement.


Randy T Simmons is a Senior Fellow at the Independent Institute, Professor of Economics at Utah State University, and co-author of Beyond Politics: The Roots of Government Failure.

Ryan M. Yonk is a Research Fellow at the Independent Institute, Assistant Research Professor of Economics and Finance at Utah State University, and co-author of the Independent Institute book, Nature Unbound: Bureaucracy vs. the Environment.


New from Randy T Simmons!
NATURE UNBOUND: Bureaucracy vs. the Environment
Environmental policy has been guided since the late 1960s by demonstrably false assumptions responsible for a host of ineffective or wasteful, command-and-control policies—on air pollution, water pollution, endangered species, wilderness, renewable energy, and more.



New from Ryan M. Yonk!
NATURE UNBOUND: Bureaucracy vs. the Environment
Environmental policy has been guided since the late 1960s by demonstrably false assumptions responsible for a host of ineffective and wasteful command-and-control policies on air pollution, water pollution, endangered species, wilderness, renewable energy, and more.







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