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Texas Paper Backs IFQs

Leonard Gilroy
December 28, 2004, 12:55pm

Brownsville, Texas' Valley Morning Star weighs in on Individual Fishing Quotas (IFQs): Well put. Successful implementation of IFQs would provide yet another example of property rights and markets working to advance natural resource conservation. Reason's Michael De Alessi is one of the leading voices promoting IFQs; see here, here, and here for a sample of his work on the topic. For more on IFQs, check out Reason's Private Conservation Resource Center, and don't miss IFQsforFisheries.org.

Leonard Gilroy is Director of Government Reform


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