Vol 5, No 1 (2011)

Special feature: The 20th anniversary of Governing the Commons - Part 1 (Guest Editors: F. van Laerhoven and E. Berge)

Special feature: Commons created by technology: The radio spectrum (guest edited by E. Berge and E. Kranakis)

Table of Contents

The 20th anniversary of 'Governing the Commons' - Part 1 (Guest Editors: F. van Laerhoven and E. Berge)

The 20th anniversary of Elinor Ostrom’s Governing the Commons  editorial  PDF
Frank van Laerhoven, Erling Berge 1-8
Ostrom’s Law: Property rights in the commons Abstract  html  PDF
Lee Anne Fennell 9-27
Ostrom and the lawyers: The impact of Governing the Commons on the American legal academy Abstract  html  PDF
Carol M. Rose 28-49
The evolution of property rights: The strange case of Iceland’s health records Abstract  HTML  PDF
Thráinn Eggertsson 50-65
Land use, environmental change, and sustainable development: The role of institutional diagnostics Abstract  html  PDF
Oran Young 66-85

Commons created by technology: The radio spectrum (guest edited by E. Berge and E. Kranakis)

Technology-dependent commons: The radio spectrum  editorial  PDF
Erling Berge, Eda Kranakis 86-91
Technology-dependent commons: The example of frequency spectrum for broadcasting in Europe in the 1920s Abstract  html  PDF
Nina Wormbs 92-109
Property Rights on a Cold War battlefield: managing broadcasting transmissions through the Iron Curtain Abstract  html  PDF
Christian Henrich-Franke 110-129

Research articles

Diversity of resource use and property rights in Tam Giang Lagoon, Vietnam Abstract  html  PDF
Ta Thi Thanh Huong, Fikret Berkes 130-149

Book reviews

Djelic, M. L. and S. Quack (eds.) 2010. Transnational Communities: Shaping Global Economic Governance. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.  html  PDF
Enrico Bertacchini 150-151
Poteete, A. R., M. A. Janssen, and E. Ostrom (eds.) 2010. Working Together: Collective Action, the Commons, and Multiple Methods in Practice. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press.  html  PDF
Alexander Smajgl 152-155
Andersson, K., G. Gordillo de Anda, and F. van Laerhoven. 2009. Local Governments and Rural Development: Comparing Lessons from Brazil, Chile, Mexico, and Peru. Tucson, AZ: University of Arizona Press.  html  PDF
Tyler Dickovick 156-157
Freeman, David M. (2011). Implementing the Endangered Species Act in the Platte Basin Water Commons. Boulder, CO: University Press of Colorado.  html  PDF
B. Timothy Heinmiller 158-159


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