If Hayek and Coase Were Environmentalists

Saturday, February 28, 2015

Session 4: Property Rights, Externalities and Pollution

If Hayek and Coase Were Environmentalists: Linking Economics and Ecology

On Thursday, February 26 and Friday, February 27, 2015, the Classical Liberal Institute at NYU School of Law hosted "The Ends of Capitalism," a conference featuring experts across multiple academic disciplines participating in a broad-ranging discussion and evaluation of capitalism. The conference focused on philosophical, legal, social and economic issues from the moral basis of the system to specific issues like income distribution, intellectual property and crony capitalism.

PERC's Terry Anderson spoke on the topic "If Hayek and Coase Were Environmentalists: Linking Economics and Ecology" in Session 4: Property Rights, Externalities, and Pollution on February 26, 2015. Watch his talk from 0:32 - 44:35.

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Terry Anderson is a senior fellow at PERC and the former President and Executive Director of PERC as well as the John and Jean De Nault Senior Fellow at the Hoover Institution, Stanford University. He believes that market approaches can be both economically sound and environmentally sensitive. His research helped launch the idea of free market...
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