FACTSHEET: Bruce Yandle
Professor of economics emeritus, Clemson University
Senior Associate, Political Economy Research Center. Faculty Member, George Mason University's Mercatus Center Capitol Hill Campus.
Yandle is the author or co-author of numerous books, including Taking the Environment Seriously, The Political Limits of Environmental Regulation, Environmental Use and the Market, Land Rights, The Economics of Environmental Quality, and most recently, Common Sense and Common Law for the Environment. Articles inlude, "Bootleggers, Baptists and Global Wamirng."
"From 1976 to 1978, Dr. Yandle was a senior economist on the staff of the President's Council on Wage and Price Stability, where he reviewed and analyzed newly proposed regulations. From 1982 to 1984, he was executive director of the Federal Trade Commission. Before entering a career in university teaching, Dr. Yandle was in the industrial machinery business in Georgia for fifteen years. Dr. Yandle received his Ph.D. and M.B.A. from Georgia State University and his A.B. degree from Mercer University." (Mercatus Center bio).
PERC - Property and Environment Research Center, formerly Political Economy Research Center
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Mercatus Center, George Mason University
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