Tag Archives: property rights

Economics on the Beach

A busy beach offers an interesting economic case study. I recently spent a few days on holiday with my family in Barcelona.  The weather was fine and each day we spent an hour or so on the beach.  I observed … Continue reading

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Managing Natural Capital in England

England has established a Natural Capital Committee to advise the government on the efficient and sustainable management of the country’s natural wealth.  In April 2013 the committee published its first report and invited comments.  Below is an abbreviated version of … Continue reading

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