Defining Ideas by topic: Property Rights

September 10, 2013

Getting Environmental Regulation Right

What we can all learn from the late Ronald Coase about protecting wetlands and wildlife.
August 13, 2013

Richmond’s Mortgage Heist

A government program in California will wreak havoc on the slowly healing housing market.
July 31, 2013

Issues on George Shultz's Mind: Our Challenges

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The United States must recreate a global economic and security commons that will benefit us as well as the rest of the world.
July 16, 2013

Grand Theft Treasury

The U.S. government has unconstitutionally stripped billions of dollars from Fannie and Freddie’s private investors.
June 26, 2013

The Tax Collector vs. The Constitution

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Image credit: Barbara Kelley
When the government picks winners and losers in the marketplace, citizens lose out.
June 11, 2013

Trolling for “Patent Trolls”

The President imprudently weighs in on a complicated intellectual property issue.
May 15, 2013

Save the Fish

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Some of our most beautiful and amazing species of fish are at risk for extinction. Here’s how we can save them.
April 17, 2013

The Grand Canyon of Property Rights

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In Indian Country, tribal abuse and unenforceable contracts are stifling investment and economic growth.
April 10, 2013

The Cap-and-Trade Bust

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Will California’s legislation lower greenhouse gas emissions? Precedent says no.
March 19, 2013

The End of Innovation?

A new and unnecessary law restructures the U.S. patent system for the worse.