Wednesday, November 16, 2011

Saving species

Here are three articles that consider the merits of saving endangered species:

Panda 1
Panda 2

Hattip: DG

Jobs and recycling

Here is a link to a report stating that increasing the rate of recycling in the U.S. from 33% to 75% over the next 20 years could create a lot of jobs and less pollution.

I have not read the study all the way through.

Where will the jobs come from?
Have the analysts omitted anything?

Tuesday, November 1, 2011

Greenhouse gas tax and airlines

There's an interesting argument place between the US and the UK related to emissions from airlines.

Read about it here and here.