Encyclopedia of Law & Economics - 1100 Original Assignment of Private Property. Homesteading. Possession. Adverse Possession

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Allen, Douglas W. (1991), 'Homesteading and Property Rights; or "How the West Was Really Won"', 34 Journal of Law and Economics , 1-23.

Anderson, Terry L. and Hill, Peter J. (1983), 'Privatizing the Commons: An Improvement?', 50 Southern Economic Journal , 438-450.

Anderson, Terry L. and Hill, Peter J. (1990), 'The Race for Property Rights', 33 Journal of Law and Economics , 177-197.

Bailey, Martin J. (1992), 'Approximate Optimality of Aboriginal Property Rights', 35 Journal of Law and Economics , 183-198.

Barnes, David W. and Stout, Lynn A. (1992), Economics of Property Rights and Nuisance Law , West Publishing.

Benson, Bruce L. (1989), 'Enforcement of Private Property Rights in Primitive Societies: Law Without Government', 9 Journal of Libertarian Studies , 1-26.

Benson, Bruce L. (1990), 'Customary Law With Private Means of Resolving Disputes and Dispensing Justice: A Description of a Modern System of Law and Order Without State Coercion', 9 Journal of Libertarian Studies , 25-42. Reprinted in as "Law and Order Without State Coercion", in Veljanovski, Cento (ed.), Regulation, Regulators and the Market, 1991, London, Institute of Economic Affairs, 159-179.

Benson, Bruce L. (1991), 'Reciprocal Exchange as the Basis for Recognition of Law: Examples from American History', 10 Journal of Libertarian Studies , 53-82.

Benson, Bruce L. (1991), 'An Evolutionary Contractarian View of Primitive Law: The Institutions and Incentives Arising Under Customary American Indian Law', 5 Review of Austrian Economics , 65-89.

Benson, Bruce L. (1992), 'The Evolution of Values and Institutions in a Free Society: The Under-Pinnings of a Market Economy', 5 International Journal on the Unity of Sciences , 411-442. Reprinted in Radnitzky, Gerard and Bouillon, Hardy (eds.), Values and the Social Order Vol.I, 1995, Aldershot, Avebury, 87-125.

Benson, Bruce L. (1993), 'The Impetus for Recognizing Private Property and Adopting Ethical Behavior in a Market Economy: Natural Law, Government Law, or Evolving Self-Interest', 6 Review of Austrian Economics , 43-80.

Benson, Bruce L. (1994), 'Emerging From the Hobbesian Jungle: Might Takes and Makes Rights', 5 Constitutional Political Economy , 129-158. Reprinted inTranslated into Spanish and republished (1995) Las Instituciones y Los Derechos de Propiedad al Emerger de la Jungla Hobbesiana: La Fuerza Quita los Reprinted Derechos y los Crea Libertas, 12, 35-75.

Benson, Bruce L. (1994), 'Legal Philosophy', in Boettke, Peter J. (ed.), The Elgar Companion to Austrian Economics , London, Edward Elgar, 270-275.

Benson, Bruce L. (1995), 'Competition Among Legal Institutions: Implications for the Evolution of Law', in Gerken, Luden (ed.), Competition Among Institutions , London, MacMillan, 153-175.

Braunstein, Michael (1985), 'Natural Environments and Natural Resources: An Economic Analysis and New Interpretation of the General Mining Law', 32 UCLA Law Review , 1133-1202.

Cooter, Robert D. (1991), 'Economic Theories of Legal Liability (Italian translation:"Le teorie economiche della risponsibilitˆ efficenza produttiva: alcuni contributi su noti argomenti" 379-409)', 5 Journal of Economic Perspectives , 11-30. Reprinted in Medema, Steven G. (Ed.), The Legacy of Ronald Coase in Economic Analysis, Edward Elgar Publishing, Glocestershire, forthcoming. Italian translation: "Le Teorie Economiche Della Risponsabilit Legale"), published in Gianandrea Goisis.

Cooter, Robert D. (1991), 'Inventing Market Property: The Land Courts of Papua New Guinea', 25 Law and Society Review , 759-801.

Cooter, Robert D. (1992), 'Organization as Property: Economic Analysis of Property Law and Privatization', in Clague, Christopher and Rausser, Gordon (eds.), The Emergence of Market Economies in Eastern Europe , Oxford, Blackwell, 77-97.

Demsetz, Harold (1972), 'Wealth Distribution and the Ownership of Rights', 1 Journal of Legal Studies , 223-232.

Dennen, R. Taylor (1977), 'Some Efficiency Effects of Nineteenth-Century Federal Land Policy: A Dynamic Analysis', 44 Agric. Hist. , 718 ff.

Epstein, Richard A. (1986), 'Past and Future: The Temporal Dimension in the Law of Property', 64 Washington University Law Quarterly , 667-722.

Frech, H. Edward III (1970), 'Institutions for Allocating the Radio-TV Spectrum and the Vested Interests', 4(4) Journal of Economic Issues , 23-37.

Frech, H. Edward III (1971), 'More on Efficiency in the Allocation on the Radio-TV Spectrum', 5(3) Journal of Economic Issues , 100-104.

Frech, H. Edward III (1972), 'The Public Choice Theory of Murray N. Rothbard: A Modern Anarchist', 14 Public Choice , 143-154.

Frech, H. Edward III (1991), 'Review of Contracting for Property Rights, by Gary D. Liebcaps', 15 Journal of Comparative Economics , 536-538.

Furubotn, Eirik G. (1989), 'Distributional Issues in Contracting for Property Rights: Comment', 145 Journal of Institutional and Theoretical Economics , 25-31.

Gallastegui, M.C., Ibarra, E. and Macho-Stadler, I. (1993), 'Contratos de pesca desde la perspectiva de la teor’a de la agencia (Fishing Contracts from a Principal- Agency Viewpoint)', 20(2) XXXEstudios de Econom’a, nœmero especial sobre La Econom’a de la Incertidumbre y la Informaci—n , 329-354.

Grether, David M., Isaac, R. Mark and Plott, Charles R. (1989), The Allocation of Scarce Resources. Experimental Economics and the Problem of Allocating Airport Slots , Boulder (CO), Westview Press, 333 p.

Haddock, David D. (1986), 'First Possession versus Optimal Timing: Limiting the Dissipation of Economic Value', 64 Washington University Law Quarterly , 775 ff.

Hayhurst, William L. (1983), '"Dreamers" and the Patent System', European Intellectual Property Review , 263-265.

Hazlett, Thomas W. (1990), 'The Rationality of U.S. Regulation of the Broadcast Spectrum', 33 Journal of Law and Economics , 133-175.

Johnsen, D. Bruce (1986), 'The Formation and Protection of Property Rights among the Southern Kwakiutl Indians', 15 Journal of Legal Studies , 41-67.

Kaplow, Louis and Shavell, Steven (1996), 'Property Rules versus Liability Rules: An Economic Analysis', 109 Harvard Law Review , 713-790.

Levmore, Saul (1987), 'Variety and Uniformity in the Treatment of the Good-Faith Purchaser', 16 Journal of Legal Studies , 43-65.

Libecap, Gary D. (1989), 'Distributional Issues in Contracting for Property Rights', 145 Journal of Institutional and Theoretical Economics , 6-24.

Lueck, Dean (1995), 'The Rule of First Possession and the Design of the Law', 38 Journal of Law and Economics , 393-436.

Lueck, Dean (1996), 'Ownership vs. Auctions: A Comment on Spiller and Moreton', Journal of Law and Economics .

Lueck, Dean (1998), 'First Possession', in Newman, Peter (ed.), The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics and the Law , London, MacMillan.

MacKaay, Ejan (1987), Le paradoxe des droits acquis. De l'ancienne ˆ la nouvelle Žconomie - Essais ˆ l'occasion de la dixime universitŽ d'ŽtŽ de la nouvelle Žconomie, Aix-en-Provence 1978-1987 (The Paradox of Vested Rights) , Aix-en-Provence, Librairie de l'UniversitŽ.

MacKaay, Ejan (1990), 'Les droits intellectuels - entre propriŽtŽ et monopole ([Intellectual Property Rights - Between Property and Monopoly)', 1 Revue des Žconomistes et des Žtudes humaines , 61-358.

McChesney, Fred S. (1990), 'Government as Definer of Property Rights: Indian Land Ownership, Ethnic Externalities, and Bureaucratic Budgets', 19 Journal of Legal Studies , 297-335.

Miceli, Thomas J. and Sirmans, C.F. (1995), 'An Economic Theory of Adverse Possession', 15 International Review of Law and Economics , 161-173.

Netter, Jeffrey M., Hersch, Philip L. and Manson, William D. (1986), 'An Economic Analysis of Adverse Possession Statutes', 6 International Review of Law and Economics , 217-228.

Ramseyer, J. Mark (1989), 'Water Law in Imperial Japan: Public Goods, Private Claims, and Legal Convergence', 18 Journal of Legal Studies , 51-77.

Rolph, Elizabeth S. (1983), 'Government Allocation of Property Rights: Who Gets What?', 3 Journal of Policy Analysis and Management , 45-61.

Rose, Carol M. (1985), 'Possession as the Origin of Property', 52 University of Chicago Law Review , 73-88.

Rose-Ackerman, Susan (1985), 'Inalienability and the Theory of Property Rights', 85 Columbia Law Review , 931-969. Reprinted In J. Coleman and J. Lange (Eds.), New York University Press, Law and Economics, Vol. I, New York, 1992, 421-459.

Schanze, Erich (1989), 'Distributional Issues in Contracting for Property Rights: Comment', 145 Journal of Institutional and Theoretical Economics , 32-37.

Stake, Jeffrey E. (1995), 'Loss Aversion and Involuntary Transfers of Title', in Malloy, Robin P. and Braun, Christopher K. (eds.), Law and Economics: New and Critical Perspectives , New York, Peter Lang, 331-360.

Trebilcock, Michael J. (1988), 'The Role of Insurance Considerations in the Choice of Efficient Civil Liability Rules', 4 Journal of Law, Economics, and Organization , 243-265.

Wang, William K.S. (1982), 'Reflections on Contract Law and Distributive Justice: A Reply to Kronman', 34 Hastings Law Journal , 513-527.

Zimmerman, Martin B. (1988), 'Regulatory Treatment of Abandoned Property: Incentive Effects and Policy Issues', 31 Journal of Law and Economics , 127-144.