R Street‘s Josiah Neeley writes about capitalism’s positive impact on our environment.
- Capitalism and free markets are beneficial for the environment.
- As countries become wealthier, their citizens are then able to invest more time and money into preserving and protecting natural resources.
- The answer to decreasing emissions and protecting the environment is more free markets, not less.
“But if we are going to meet these challenges, we need to be smart about using the best tools for the job. And as another Earth Day comes and goes, markets continue to have the potential to be a major force for environmental good.”
Read the full article here.