Posts Tagged ‘externalities’

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    How To Save Honeybees and Reduce the Federal Deficit

    Dec 18, 13 • 376 Views • No Comments

    When a Pennsylvania beekeeper returned to the bees he left in Tampa, Florida for their winter rest during 2007, most had vanished. Contacting other beekeepers, he learned he was not the only one. The problem was Colony Collapse Disorder (CCD), a mysterious...  [read more]

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    Green Blog: Frack Away?

    Jan 2, 13 • 543 Views • No Comments

    By Amy Tourgee, guest blogger, Kent Place School alumna and Environmental Studies undergraduate at Princeton University Every December, the holiday season is sure to bring us a lot of things: traveling to see family and friends, fighting the traffic and...  [read more]

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    Sports Walks

    Aug 31, 12 • 420 Views • 1 Comment

    Whenever I go to a Philly’s baseball game, the walk from the car to my seat takes awhile. Located in a “stand alone” sports complex off of Route 95, the stadium is one of several and the parking lots extend for acres. I’ve discovered...  [read more]

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    Health Insurance Dilemmas

    Nov 18, 11 • 232 Views • No Comments

    Assume for a moment that you are slim, love broccoli and run 4 miles each day. Should your health insurance premium be lower than the amount paid by someone with an unhealthy lifestyle? Wal-Mart, PepsiCo and Safeway say, “Yes.” One Wal-Mart...  [read more]

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    Defrosting the Doughnut Hole

    Oct 19, 11 • 233 Views • No Comments

    A global phenomenon will open up new areas for oil exploration, enable ships to take shortcuts, and provide easier access to world markets for iron ore and other minerals. The phenomenon? Global warming. Because of global warming, the polar ice sheet is...  [read more]