Jane S. Shaw

Jane S. Shaw is a senior fellow at the Property and Environment Research Center, a nonprofit institute in Bozeman, Montana, dedicated to free-market environmentalism.

As a senior associate of PERC, Shaw directs PERC’s editorial outreach program and has written more than 130 published articles about environmental and economic issues. They have appeared in such publications as the Wall Street Journal, the Washington Times, and USA Today, as well as more academic outlets such as Public Choice and the Cato Journal. She is co-author with Michael Sanera of Facts, Not Fear: A Parents' Guide to Teaching Children About the Environment (Regnery Publishing, Inc.).

Before joining PERC, Shaw was an associate economics editor of Business Week and, from 1977 to 1981, a Washington correspondent for McGraw-Hill Publications where she wrote for Business Week. She lives in Bozeman with her husband, Richard Stroup, and their son, David. Readers may write to her at: PERC, 2048 Analysis Drive, Suite A, Bozeman, Montana 59718; Web site: www.perc.org.