PERC’s Terry Anderson spoke with EconTalk host Russ Roberts about economic life for Native Americans. Anderson discussed economic life before the arrival of Europeans and how current policy affects Native Americans living on reservations today.
Abstract: Economists generally agree that more complete property rights lead to higher incomes, but rights are often constrained by other political and social goals. American…
It’s time for Congress to act to provide meaningful co-management of Bears Ears to Native Americans.
Federal policies often discourage developers from doing business on Native American reservations, denying tribes the opportunity to benefit from projects such as the Dakota Access Pipeline.