Flood Insurance: Why Don’t People Buy It?
Flood damage has been increasing in the US, largely due to where we build. Climate scientists are concerned that as the climate warms, there will b...
Expanding Flood Insurance Coverage through Community Purchase
Communities across the Midwest are still drying out from the recent winter floods. Historic flood crests made news in the last days of 2015 and flo...
Local Economic Impacts of Federal Protected Lands: National Monuments in the Mountain West
The prospect of lost livelihoods can produce conflict over the limits that national monuments place on land use, but creating monuments can also create value by growing new industries related to recreation and tourism.