Analyzing nature and economies as static systems distracts our attention from the dynamic forces in both.
Trampling the property rights of beachfront landowners in the name of public access is no way to encourage beach conservation.
IFQs improve the health of fish stocks and the broader marine environment. Examining the data on the ecological role IFQs can play.
In this guide, Donald R. Leal shows how rights-based fishing policies, including individual transferable quotas, territorial rights and private harvesting agreements can reduce the costly and destructive race to fish. Leal offers an overview of this newly emerging approach to commercial fishing.