There is a common misperception that business and environmental interests are incompatible, yet programs around the world have demonstrated that environmental quality improves with economic growth. In this conference, Randy T. Simmons describes free-market environmentalism and the benefits it can provide to communities, wildlife, and the natural environment. The basic principle behind this concept is that if a natural resource pays, it stays, which consequently leads to preservation efforts. Simmons discusses examples of free-market environmentalism in action and examines the importance of property rights in successful conservation campaigns.
Randy T. Simmons is the Charles G. Koch Professor of Political Economy at the Economics and Finance Department of Utah…
10 de junio de 2005
15 de mayo de 2014
Nuestra misión es la enseñanza y difusión de los principios éticos, jurídicos y económicos de una sociedad de personas libres y responsables.
Universidad Francisco Marroquín