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The Economics of Property Rights

ISBN13: 9781840642322
ISBN: 1840642327
Published: May 2001
Publisher: Edward Elgar Publishing Limited
Format: Hardback
Price: £374.00

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This two-volume collection presents important published articles on the cultural, legal, philosophical and economic dimensions of property rights. It shows how the economics of property rights has enriched our ability to understand as well as to predict a wide range of real world events.;The first volume focuses on the history, development and consequences of property rights as they interact with formal and informal institutions. The second volume considers the effects of alternative property rights on economic performance.

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Volume 1: the overview; the development and significance of property rights in various cultures, religions, and philosophical traditions; property rights and law; the development and economic implications of alternative property rights - private ownership, state ownership, communal ownership, and ambiguous ownership. Volume 2: property rights and the use of resources; property rights and economic development; property rights and economic reforms in Eastern Europe; property rights and economic performance of different countries.