Dr. Peter M. VanDoren

Posted in: Environment/Transportation Policy, Housing/Urban Redevelopment/Planning, State & Municipal Services/Privatization

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Studies the regulation of housing, land, energy, the environment, transportation and labor.
Has taught at the Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs at Princeton University, the School of Management at Yale University and at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

Academic Background

B.S.: Massachusetts Institute of Technology (Chemistry/Political Science).
M.Phil.: Yale University (Political Science).
Ph.D.: Yale University (Political Science).

Publications or Presentations

Chemicals, Cancer and Choices (Washington, D.C.: Cato Institute, 1999).
"Time to Trash Government Intervention in Garbage Service," Cato Institute Policy Analysis, No. 331, Jan. 21, 1999.
"The Deregulation of the Electricity Industry: A Primer," Cato Institute Policy Analysis, No. 320, Oct. 6, 1998.

Issue Specialities

Economics, utilities, zoning, urban policy, suburban sprawl, electricity deregulation, environmental risk analysis, labor regulation, solid waste management, Superfund.

Calvert Index

State & Municipal Services/Privatization
Housing/Urban Re-Development/Planning
Environment/Transportation Policy