Not helping out due to anti-price gouging laws

Michael Giberson It looks like we may get through the 2009 hurricane season without any new evidence generated of the harm due to anti-price gouging legislation. The lack of a lot of hurricane damage is good, obviously (but I foresee that it may leave me bereft of new material for blogging on price gouging). Wikipedia … More Not helping out due to anti-price gouging laws

A tree, a rock, a cloud, and policy toward devices that emit carbon dioxide

Michael Giberson Just because someone is professionally qualified to discuss a tree, a rock, or a cloud does not make them expert on what makes good public policy toward trees, rocks, or clouds.  Need an example?  Here is a clip from an interview with climate scientist Ken Caldeira on Yale Environment 360.  Caldeira is currently … More A tree, a rock, a cloud, and policy toward devices that emit carbon dioxide