65 Years of Investing in Ideas

Resources for the Future (RFF) improves environmental, energy, and natural resource decisions through impartial economic research and policy engagement.

RFF is an independent, nonprofit research institution in Washington, DC. RFF’s mission is to improve environmental, energy, and natural resource decisions through impartial economic research and policy engagement.

Common Resources Blog

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RFF's blog provides policy-relevant commentary on the latest research, analysis, and debates surrounding environmental and natural resource policy issues.

Events

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  • Past Webinar

    Shale Research Clearinghouse Webinar

    Nov 14, 2018

    RFF will be hosting a webinar on Wednesday, November 14th to launch the new Shale Research Clearinghouse, or SHARC, website.

  • Past Seminar

    Exploring the Future of the Endangered Species Act

    Sep 25, 2018 Video

    This event explored what the future of the Endangered Species Act means for our environment and economy.

  • Past Policy Leadership Forum

    Marcia McNutt on Evidence-Based Decisionmaking

    Sep 10, 2018 Video

    At the Policy Leadership Forum, Dr. Marcia McNutt, geophysicist and the 22nd president of the National Academy of Sciences, will discuss crucial questions about evidence-based decisionmaking.