Property Rights 1: Private v. Collective

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Development Economics

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Property Rights 1: Private v. Collective

Instructor: Alex Tabarrok, George Mason University

 In this video we look at a very basic distinction that between private and collective property rights. What are the advantages of private property rights? The Great Leap Forward and the the heroes of Xiaogang Village provide a vivid illustration. We also look at Plymouth Plantation and Vietnam in the modern era.

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