Te Maire Tau, a member of the Māori in New Zealand, discusses how their tribe is fighting to reinstate indigenous rights to own property and build an economy. Tau says that tribal groups must actively shape the legislation that defines their economic future.
Te Maire Tau 12/04/2013
Reinstating indigenous rights to own property and build an economy in New Zealand
Chief Shane Gottfriedson 12/04/2013
First Nations are fighting for the same property rights that all Canadians enjoy
Richard Wright 12/04/2013
A First Nation in British Columbia in rewriting the rules.
Matt Ridley 09/05/2013
The death this week of Ronald Coase, one of the world's most-cited economists, comes at a time when there is lively debate about the very issue he raised: why neither markets nor government are panaceas.
Terry Anderson 05/01/2013
John Batchelor interviewed PERC president, Terry Anderson, on the upcoming stream access case in Montana.
Terry Anderson 04/17/2013
The "Skywalk" project could help lift 2,100 tribal members out of poverty, but a legal dispute may have killed the goose that could lay golden eggs. Worse yet, this could stifle investment across Indian Country.
Terry Anderson 04/11/2013
Private ownership is the key to good resource stewardship. As Terry Anderson explains, stream access laws undermine property rights and reduce landowners' incentives to provide habitat for fish and wildlife.