TITLE

Another route to native prosperity: Property rights

AUTHOR(S)
Anderson, Terry; Parker, Dominic
PUB. DATE
January 2012
SOURCE
Fraser Forum;Jan/Feb2012, p19
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Essay
ABSTRACT
An essay is presented concerning property rights in Canada. It discusses the study "Sovereignty, Credible Commitments, and Economic Prosperity on American Indian Reservations," which explores the crippling economic consequences due to the lack of private property rights on Indian reserves. The legal environment on native lands, which is noted to be the key reason for the existence of poverty, is mentioned.
ACCESSION #
71342784

 

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