Seattle Pacific University, the Intercollegiate Studies Institute, and the Council for Christian Colleges and Universities hosted an October, 2012, conference on free market environmentalism and water rights. The conference asked several questions. How might the free market relate to environmental stewardship? Does free market environmentalism suggest solutions for water preservation? What risks might these solutions entail?

  1. Preliminary reading/lectures
    • PowerPoints on water resources
    • Reading assignments
  2. Screencasts with background information for the lectures
    • “The Unending Externality Debate”
    • “Free Market Environmentalism”
  3. Presentations

 


screen capture from video Link to YouTube video: Colorado's Rainwater Harvesting & Theological Perspectives
On Environmental Stewardship

screen capture from video Link to YouTube video: The Role of Markets In the Allocation of Water

screen capture from video Link to PowerPoint YouTube video: Free Market Environmentalism

screen capture from video Link to PowerPoint YouTube video: The Unending Externality Debate

screen capture from video PDF: Curricular Unit 1: Key Reading Assignments

link to PowerPoint Link to PowerPoint: The Free Market, Environmental Stewardship, and Rule of Law 1

link to PowerPoint Link to PowerPoint: The Free Market, Environmental Stewardship, and Rule of Law 2

link to PowerPoint Link to PowerPoint: The Free Market, Environmental Stewardship, and Rule of Law 3

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