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NBER Working Papers by Gary D. Libecap

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October 2013Addressing Global Environmental Externalities: Transaction Costs Considerations
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November 2010Efficiency Advantages of Grandfathering in Rights-Based Fisheries Management
with Terry L. Anderson, Ragnar Arnason: w16519

Published: “Efficiency Advantages of Grandfathering in Rights-Based Fisheries Management,” Terry Anderson, Ragnar Arnason, and Gary D. Libecap, Annual Review of Resource Economics, 2011.

September 2010Institutional Path Dependence in Climate Adaptation: Coman's “Some Unsettled Problems of Irrigation”
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Published: “Institutional Path Dependence in Adaptation to Climate: Coman’s “Some Unsettled Problems of Irrigation” American Economic Review, February 101(1). 2011.

July 2010An Integrated Assessment of Water Markets: Australia, Chile, China, South Africa and the USA
with R. Quentin Grafton, Clay Landry, Sam McGlennon, Robert O'Brien: w16203

Published: “An Integrated Assessment of Water Markets: A Cross-Country Comparison” R. Quentin Grafton, Gary D. Libecap, Samuel McGlennon, Clay Landry, and R.J. O’Brien, Review of Environmental Economics and Policy, volume 5, issue 2, summer 2011, 219–239

April 2010Interest Groups, Information Manipulation in the Media, and Public Policy: The Case of the Landless Peasants Movement in Brazil
with Lee J. Alston, Bernardo Mueller: w15865
March 2010Large Scale Institutional Changes: Land Demarcation Within the British Empire
with Dean Lueck, Trevor O'Grady: w15820

Published: "Large Scale Institutional Changes: Land Demarcation within the British Empire" with Dean Lueck and Trevor O’Grady, Journal of Law and Economics 2011

Water Markets: Australia's Murray-Darling Basin and the US Southwest
with R. Quentin Grafton, Clay Landry, Robert J. O'Brien: w15797

Published: A Comparative Assessment of Water Markets: Insights from the Murray-Darling Basin of Australia and the Western US” by R. Quentin Grafton, Gary D. Libecap ,Eric C. Edwards, R.J. (Bob) O’Brien, Clay Landry, Water Policy 2012.

December 2009Climate Variability and Water Infrastructure: Historical Experience in the Western United States
with Zeynep K. Hansen, Scott E. Lowe: w15558

Published: Climate Variability and Water Infrastructure: Historical Experience in the Western United States, Zeynep K. Hansen, Gary D. Libecap, Scott E. Lowe. in The Economics of Climate Change: Adaptations Past and Present, Libecap and Steckel. 2011

May 2009The Demarcation of Land and the Role of Coordinating Institutions
with Dean Lueck: w14942

Published: The Demarcation of Land and the Role of Coordinating Institutions with Dean Lueck, June 2011, Journal of Political Economy

November 2007Open-Access Losses and Delay in the Assignment of Property Rights
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March 2007Water Markets in the West: Prices, Trading, and Contractual Forms
with Jedidiah Brewer, Robert Glennon, Alan Ker: w13002

Published: Jedidiah Brewer & Robert Glennon & Alan Ker & Gary Libecap, 2008. "2006 Presidential Address Water Markets In The West: Prices, Trading, And Contractual Forms," Economic Inquiry, Western Economic Association International, vol. 46(2), pages 91-112, 04.

October 2006The Assignment of Property Rights on the Western Frontier: Lessons for Contemporary Environmental and Resource Policy
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Published: Libecap, Gary D., 2007. "The Assignment of Property Rights on the Western Frontier: Lessons for Contemporary Environmental and Resource Policy," The Journal of Economic History, Cambridge University Press, vol. 67(02), pages 257-291, June. citation courtesy of

December 2004The Determinants of Progressive Era Reform: The Pure Food and Drugs Act of 1906
with Marc T. Law: w10984

Published: The Determinants of Progressive Era Reform. The Pure Food and Drugs Act of 1906, Marc Law, Gary D. Libecap. in Corruption and Reform: Lessons from America's Economic History, Glaeser and Goldin. 2006

September 2004Transaction Costs: Valuation Disputes, Bi-Lateral Monopoly Bargaining and Third-Party Effects in Water Rights Exchanges. The Owens Valley Transfer to Los Angeles
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November 2003Small Farms, Externalities, and the Dust Bowl of the 1930's
with Zeynep K. Hansen: w10055

Published: Hansen, Zeynep K. and Gary D. Libecap. "Small Farms, Externalities, And The Dust Bowl Of The 1930s," Journal of Political Economy, 2004, v112(3,Jun), 665-694. citation courtesy of

June 2000"Rain Follows the Plow" and Dryfarming Doctrine: The Climate Information Problem and Homestead Failure in the Upper Great Plains, 1890-1925
with Zeynep Kocabiyik Hansen: h0127

Published: Libecap, Gary D. and Zeynep Kocabiyik Hansen. "'Rain Follows The Plow' And Dryfarming Doctrine: The Climate Information Problem And Homestead Failure In The Upper Great Plains, 1890-1925," Journal of Economic History, 2002, v62(1,Mar), 86-120.

May 1999The Self-Enforcing Provisions of Oil and Gas Unit Operating Agreements: Theory and Evidence
with James L. Smith: w7142

Published: Journal of Law, Economics and Organization, Vol. 12, no. 2 (1999): 526-548. citation courtesy of

April 1997The Great Depression and the Regulating State: Federal Government Regulation of Agriculture: 1884-1970
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January 1996The Determinants and Impact of Property Rights: Land Titles on the Brazilian Frontier
with Lee J. Alston, Robert Schneider: w5405

Published: Alston, Lee J., Gary D. Libecap and Robert Schneider. "The Determinants And Impact Of Property Rights: Land Titles On The Brazilian Frontier," Journal of Law, Economics and Organization, 1996, v12(1,Apr), 25-61. citation courtesy of

September 1991The Rise of the Chicago Packers and the Origins of Meat Inspection and Antitrust
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Published: Economic Inquiry, Vol. 30 (1992): 242-262.

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