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.
Kurt Schnier 07/02/2012
John Batchelor interviews Kurt Schnier about PERC’s Enviropreneur Institute. He explains how the value of goods is reflected in prices, and how markets can improve environmental amenities.
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.
Kurt Schnier 11/01/2011
Can market forces balance efficiency-equity tradeoffs in marine fisheries?
Terry Anderson, Gary Libecap 01/17/2011
Where water markets are being allowed to work, prices reflect scarcity and trades provide incentives to conserve.
Kurt Schnier 09/29/2010
This research empirically investigates cooperative behavior in a natural resource extraction industry in which the provision of a public good (bycatch avoidance) in the Alaskan flatfish fishery is essential to the duration of the fishing season, and an information provision mechanism exists to...
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