Pat Wood: The Texas Tribune Interview

Michael Giberson Pat Wood, the former FERC chairman and former Texas PUC chairman, was interviewed recently by The Texas Tribune. Wood is surely one of KP‘s favorite ex-regulators, so of course we’re linking to the interview. Here’s just one bit: Wood: … There is also a lot that can be done, particularly on the energy … More Pat Wood: The Texas Tribune Interview

On the U.s. President’s Role in Economic Highs and Lows

Michael Giberson SMBC on the president and the economy: [HT to Rick Weber for the heads up.]

Catch Shares and Sustainable Fishing

Lynne Kiesling Yesterday was Earth Day, and here’s a good way to observe it: Andrew Langer and Iain Murray argue for catch shares as a sustainable free-market fisheries policy. The idea is simple: give fishermen an ownership stake in a particular fishery through the assignment of quotas, which can be traded. The quotas give individual … More Catch Shares and Sustainable Fishing