Jane S. Shaw

Jane S. Shaw is an American free-market environmentalist, editor, and journalist. She is the former president of the James G. Martin Center for Academic Renewal and currently is chairman of its board of directors.

Latest by Jane S. Shaw in Chronicles

  • August 1990

    Free-Market Environmentalists

    Free-Market Environmentalists, that small band of economists, didn't talk much about the National Park Service in the early 1980's. In their effort to convince the public that the government is often a poor steward, they concentrated on commodity-producing agencies that are supposed to be efficient, agencies such as the Forest Service and the Bureau of Land Management.

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  • Barbara Pym's Unsentimental Eye
    July 1988

    Barbara Pym's Unsentimental Eye

    Admirers of Barbara Pym have several regrets. The greatest is that there aren't more of her novels. Pym would undoubtedly have written more had she lived longer, for her death in 1980 occurred at a time of renewed productivity.

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