Given the dangers of gun ownership, the firearms industry should be subject to warning label requirements.
Attempts to regulate “assault weapons” will be futile as long as the term lacks a clear definition.
An economic approach more fully captures the cost of gun violence than a public health approach.
Lack of quality data hinders policymakers’ ability to create effective gun regulation.
Existing and proposed federal regulations on gun dealers are inadequate.
Lobbying and appropriations limits undermine the enforcement of gun regulations.
Recent research confirms that guns’ lethality increases with their caliber.
Experts address the promise and potential limitations of gun control measures.
Despite challenges posed by climate change, recent policymaking leaves room for optimism.
Achieving the green economy requires taking into account divisive politics and distributive justice.
Environmental policymaking should focus on serving the underprivileged.
Vulnerable communities will benefit from a holistic and place-based focus in the shift toward a green economy.