Commentaries by Thomas M. Power



December 8, 2008 Abandoning Rational Energy Policy, Again?
November 10, 2008 Scientific Certainty and Public Policy
October 27, 2008 The Commodity Bubble Collapse
October 13, 2008 "Drill, Baby, Drill": The Hot Fudge Sundae Energy Diet for Energy Independence
September 29, 2008 Financial Panics and Public Policy
August 18, 2008 Boost Drilling While cutting Back on Fuel Efficiency
August 4, 2008 Drilling Our Way to Energy and Climate Stability?
July 21, 2008 Our Re-creation of a Nineteenth century "Bubble" Economy
July 7, 2008 Conservative Opposition to Market Solutions to Environmental Problems?
June 23, 2008 Using the Revenues from Cap-and-Trade or a Carbon Tax
June 9, 2008 Cap-and-Trade: A "Socialist Power Grab"?
May 26, 2008 Drilling Our Way to Lower Gasoline Prices?
May 12, 2008 Pursuing High-wage Jobs to Boost Economic Well Being
April 28, 2008 Does Tourism Undermine Local Economic Well Being
April 14, 2008 Reducing Greenhouse Gas Emissions: Too Costly and Too Disruptive?
March 31, 2008 The American Global Warming Strategy: Leaving Reductions in Greenhouse Gases to Other Nations
March 17, 2008 The Energy Industry's Attack on the Regulation of Greenhouse Gases
March 3, 2008 A New Mining Boom Grips the Nation
February 18, 2008 Competitive Consumption and Economic Well Being
February 4, 2008 Consuming Our Way to the Good Life
January 21, 2008 Great Falls' Rush to Coal for Electricity
January 7, 2008 The Rocky Economic Road Ahead: Government Policy and Economic Prosperity