Throw away the plastic bag ban

The Omaha World-Herald recently published an opinion column on Omaha’s proposed plastic bag ban. The author is an instructor of economics and program manager of the Institute for Economic Inquiry at the Heider College of Business at Creighton University. According to the author, “you may believe that a more comprehensive ban is the right way to go, but the evidence involving the environmental benefits of plastic bag bans is not as clear-cut.” Visit the Omaha World-Herald website to read the full article.