NCPA Media: Environment

  • Oct 07, 2013

    Chukchi Polar Bears Thriving As Arctic Ice Recedes

    The Heartland Institute: Sterling Burnett, senior fellow at the NCPA, discusses climate and its relationship to the polar bear population.


  • Oct 03, 2013

    Taxpayer Dollars Wasted on the Global Environmental Facility

    The GEF is Corrupt, Ineffective, and Structurally Flawed: NCPA Study

    The United States has spent $1.24 billion in taxpayer funds over the last twelve years to support the Global Environmental Facility (GEF), a United Nations and World Bank-led effort to benefit the environment. But according to a new report from the National Center for Policy Analysis (NCPA), the funds have been wasted on an international program that has spent more than a billion dollars while achieving no measurable environmental benefit.


  • Sep 23, 2013

    City Council May Have an Answer to 'Paper or Plastic?'

    San Diego Business Journal: San Diego plans to ban the use of plastic bags, though a NCPA study found that such bans can lead to layoffs and a decline in store sales.


  • Sep 12, 2013

    Updated Global Warming Primer Dispels Climate Change Myths

    NCPA Educational Publication Based on Scientific Research

    NCPA: An updated edition of the NCPA's myth-buster primer about the misinformation and even disinformation about global warming is now available online and in print.


  • Aug 07, 2013

    U.S. Agricultural Subsidies Harm Environment, Taxpayers & the Poor

    NCPA Study: Unintended Subsidies Impact Felt Worldwide

    NCPA: American agricultural subsidies distort market prices and interfere with trade, causing harmful market distortions that adversely affect poor famers in developing countries and burden U.S. taxpayers, as well as causing inadvertent environmental problems, according to a new report from the National Center for Policy Analysis (NCPA).



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