Robert H. Nelson

c. August 1, 1993 - Present Professor, School of Public Policy, University of Maryland, College Park Videos: 2 c. May 1, 2009 - Present Senior Fellow, Independent Institute Videos: 1


Environmental Studies, Competitive Enterprise Institute
Senior Fellow
c. January 1, 1995 - c. January 1, 2002 Videos: 2

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    Government Management of Western Lands

    Panelists talked about federal land management in western states, the operational legal theories, and the possibility of transferring…

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    The New Holy Wars

    Robert Nelson argues that environmentalism and economics are the leading secular religions in the U.S. today. He says that…

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    Wildfires in the Western U.S.

    Mr. Nelson talks about federal land management and the policies that may have led to increased risk of forest fires.

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    Federal Fire Management Policy

    Witnesses testified about federal efforts to control wildfires in the West and South. Among the issues they addressed were…

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