1. How’s that Big-Government Environmentalism Workin’ For Ya’?

    Jul 27, 2011 … prison and fined $10,000 for derailing a government auction of oil and gas leases near two national parks ... environmentalism at least overwrought, but when did it become a criminal offense to default on an auction bid? When ... ways that respect and use private property rights and that don’t put people in jail. Free-market ...

    http://www.cato.org/blog/hows-big-g…alism-workin-ya

  2. Selling Work Visas: Auctions or a Tariff?

    May 16, 2012 … immigration tariff is better than an auction: First, a tariff is the most market friendly way of restricting ... efficient because the quantity of work visas would adjust to market demand unlike an auction of numerically ... They can just set the price and let the market figure out the quantity. Third, an auction system will ...

    http://www.cato.org/blog/sellin…tions-or-tariff

  3. The 700 MHz Spectrum: How About an ‘Open’ Auction?

    Jul 30, 2007 … The Federal Communications Commission will soon vote on rules for a long overdue auction of ... change their signals over from analog to digital. Things are getting interesting as likely auction ... participants jockey for advantage, lobbying the FCC for their preferred auction rules. If the FCC grants ...

    http://www.cato.org/publications/techknowle…ut-open-auction

  4. Should Penny Auctions Be Regulated under Gaming Law?

    Jul 2, 2014 … Wednesday, July 2, 2014- 3:45pm Regulation Michael Caldara regulation-v37n2-6.pdf ...

    http://www.cato.org/regulation/summer-2014/shou…nder-gaming-law

  5. An Empirical Analysis of the Fed’s Term Auction Facility

    Jun 20, 2013 … Thursday, June 20, 2013- 4:56pm Cato Papers on Public Policy Efraim Benmelech, Simon Gilchrist and Ross Levine cppp-2-2.pdf ...

    http://www.cato.org/cato-papers-public-policy/2012…uction-facility

  6. Tax Bureaucrats Take the Fun out of Everything

    May 22, 2009 … highest bidder as part of an online auction may wind up keeping less than half of her earnings thanks to ... that a teenage student earned for ‘auctioning’ her virginity… Romanian-born Alina Percea, who is ... auctioned her virginity online. But tax officials in Berlin regard the 18-year-old’s act as ‘nothing more ...

    http://www.cato.org/blog/tax-bur…-out-everything

  7. A Private Auction of Opportunities

    Mar 25, 2006 … Friday, March 24, 2006- 11:00pm Regulation Timothy Sandefur v29n1-6.pdf ...

    http://www.cato.org/regulation/sprin…n-opportunities

  8. Auctioning Pollution Rights

    Dec 25, 2004 … Friday, December 24, 2004- 11:00pm Regulation Ted Gayer v27n4-noted.pdf page=5 ...

    http://www.cato.org/regulation/wint…ollution-rights

  9. Origins of the Airline Oversales Auction System

    Apr 11, 1994 … Monday, April 11, 1994 (All day) Regulation Julian L. Simon v17n2-5.pdf ...

    http://www.cato.org/regulation/spring-199…-auction-system

  10. Lawrence Gasman

    Dec 8, 2012 … Market Road to the Information Highway. He is an expert on telecommunications policy, privacy, spectrum ... auctions, and electronic commerce and taxation. Fellows ...

    http://www.cato.org/people/lawrence-gasman

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