It is always nice to see our work published and it was especially nice to see my paper with Rodrigo Soares on illegal mahogany markets featured in the AEJ: Applied Economics blurb.
Are markets good or bad for the environment? This is at best an ill-posed question. Markets are often perceived as an entity with a personality, goals and methods, as if they had a life of their own. However, markets are simply the environment where buyers and sellers exchange goods and services with or without money … More Are markets good or bad for the environment?