Property Rights

Friday, April 6th, 2018

The enthusiasm for imperious government impositions at the level of cities and states has waned dramatically. Governments are out of money. More importantly, they are out of ideas. All the most exciting innovations of our time come from the private sector and the brilliant process of market competition. With stretched budgets and a dearth of new ideas, government has nothing to lose by just selling assets lot by lot. 

Sunday, March 11th, 2018

The classic story of Peter Rabbit is ultimately a tale about property rights: where they come from, how they are enforced, and the consequences of their violation. Here is the core of what makes the film remake of this story so wonderful. It challenges us to think carefully about the topic, and, as a bonus, offers up a Humean-Misesian view of property (an improvement over John Locke) and its meaning in our lives.

Sunday, November 1st, 2009

Economic Bulletin

Vol. XLIX No. 11 | November, 2009

Monday, July 10th, 2006

Research Reports - 2006, Issue: 13

Also:
Helping the World's Poor

Thursday, September 1st, 2005

Economic Bulletin

Vol XLV, no. 9 | September, 2005

by Scott Bullock

Monday, July 11th, 2005

Research Reports - 2005, Issue: 13

Also:
A Closer Look at Foreign Aid

Sunday, May 1st, 2005

Economic Bulletin

Vol. XLV, no. 5 | May, 2005

Friday, November 1st, 2002

Economic Bulletin

Vol. XLII, no. 11 | November 2002

by Benajmin Powell

Wednesday, May 1st, 2002

Economic Bulletin

Vol. XLII, no. 5 | May 2002

by Walker F. Todd