Chapter 28. Property in Land

  1. Donald A. Wittman
  1. Robert C. Ellickson

Published Online: 17 DEC 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470752135.ch28

Economic Analysis of the Law: Selected Readings

Economic Analysis of the Law: Selected Readings

How to Cite

Ellickson, R. C. (2007) Property in Land, in Economic Analysis of the Law: Selected Readings (ed D. A. Wittman), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470752135.ch28

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 17 DEC 2007
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2004

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780631231578

Online ISBN: 9780470752135

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Keywords:

  • property rights;
  • decision making;
  • ownership;
  • social environments;
  • land area

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Introduction

  • The Case for Individual Ownership of Land

  • The Advantages of Group Ownership of Land

  • Parceling Land Among Owners: Liberty, Privacy, Equality, and Community

  • Standard Bundles of Land Rights: Of Fees and Usufructs

  • Conclusion