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    One Reason Why The U.S. Should Not Destroy Its Elephant Ivory

    Nov 20, 13 • 217 Views • Behavioral Economics, Demand, Supply, and Markets, Developing Economies, Economic Debates, Economic History, Environment, International Trade and Finance, Labor, Regulation, Thinking EconomicallyNo Comments

    Last week, the US government “pulverized” nearly 6 tons of elephant ivory from Asia and Africa. Intending to send a message to elephant poachers, the Fish and Wildlife Service destroyed ivory that was seized through law enforcement. Asked why, the...