Gary Libecap 05/15/2013
Some of our most beautiful and amazing species of fish are at risk for extinction. Here’s how we can save them.
Gary Libecap 06/29/2012
On the John Batchelor Show, Gary Libecap discusses the property rights alternative to international whaling agreements. This catch-share alternative would give individuals a stake in the whale fishery, which would likely improve the stock and lead to its long-term health.
Michael `t Sas-Rolfes 08/19/2011
African white rhinos have been saved from extinctionby private owners who used property rights and market incentives to restore the South African population of 20 in 1900 to more than 20,000 today.
Michael `t Sas-Rolfes 06/17/2011
Conservation of animals like rhinos and elephants may eventually be conducted most successfully by markets where these animals have monetary value rather than just emotional value. It may sound cold, but it could well keep them from becoming extinct
Terry Anderson, Gary Libecap 01/17/2011
Where water markets are being allowed to work, prices reflect scarcity and trades provide incentives to conserve.
The tragedy of the commons: property rights and markets as solutions to resource and environmental problemsGary Libecap 05/20/2009
By Gary D. Libecap
Property rights and the public trust doctrine in environmental protection and natural resource conservationGary Libecap 01/01/2009
By Jedidiah Brewer and Gary D. Libecap