Independent Studies in Political Economy

  • Aquanomics: Water Markets and the Environment book cover


    Water Markets and the Environment, 1st Edition

    Edited by Randy Simmons

    Water is becoming increasingly scarce. If recent usage trends continue, shortages are inevitable. Aquanomics discusses some of the instruments and policies that may be implemented to postpone, or even avoid, the onset of "water crises." These policies include establishing secure and transferable…

    Paperback – 2012-04-15
    Independent Studies in Political Economy

  • Housing America: Building Out of a Crisis book cover

    Housing America

    Building Out of a Crisis, 1st Edition

    Edited by Randall G. Holcombe

    Housing policy not only aff ects all Americans' quality of life, but has a direct impact on their fi nancial well being. About 70 percent of American households own their own homes, and for most, their homes represent the majority of their net worth. Renters are aff ected by housing policy. Even…

    Paperback – 2009-09-15
    Independent Studies in Political Economy