Today’s highly interesting read (10/09/19): Idiotic Environmental Predictions

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Today’s read is from Walter E. Williams, the John M. Olin Distinguished Professor of Economics. Williams sits on many advisory boards, including the Review Board of Economics Studies for the National Science Foundation, the Research Foundation, the National Tax Limitation Committee, the Taxpayer’s Foundation and the Hoover Institution.

The Competitive Enterprise Institute has published a new paper, “Wrong Again: 50 Years of Failed Eco-pocalyptic Predictions.” Keep in mind that many of the grossly wrong environmentalist predictions were made by respected scientists and government officials. My question for you is: If you were around at the time, how many government restrictions and taxes would you have urged to avoid the predicted calamity?

You can read his entire column here.

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