What Makes Good Policy?

Hello world!

I started this blog to sate a not-so-hidden hunger of mine – public policy. If you know me, you know that I spend an inordinate amount of time reading political and economic blogs. If you don’t know me, I’m 6’5 with striking blue eyes, a winning smile and biceps the size of…

No, but all kidding aside, I do love reading and thinking about public policy. But I realized that I do not have a systematic way of thinking about what actually makes public policy good. Or successful. Or useful at all, for that matter.

The goal of this blog is to figure that out.

Come back for more soon! First up, in honor of the Mrs. Wood’s second graders at Glenmont Elementary: “Water, Water Everywhere!” and the fascinating (you heard me right) world of water policy. I’ll be taking a look at Las Vegas’ water policy and a few businesses that get it right without government intervention.