December 1997Volume 47, 1997
The Notion of "Public Property" Muddies People's Basic Rights
DECEMBER 01, 1997 by TIBOR R. MACHAN
Law Does Not Depend on a Central Coercive Authority
DECEMBER 01, 1997 by BRUCE BENSON
Law and governance are natural institutions that arise out of people's interest in prospering through production, the division of labor, and trade. They do not depend on a central coercive authority for their genesis.