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Edwin G. Dolan

Works Published inQuarterly Journal of Austrian Economics

Edwin G. Dolan is retired professor of economics at the Stockholm School of Economics, Riga, Latvia.

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TANSTAAFL: A Libertarian Perspective on Environmental Policy

The EnvironmentCalculation and KnowledgePrivate PropertyValue and Exchange

In its most basic application, the TANSTAAFL (There Ain't No Such Thing As A Free Lunch) principle is a simple statement of reality: everything of value has a cost. The TANSTAAFL principle can also be interpreted as a mandate for a policy of full-cost pricing. In a world where resources are scarce...
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Austrian Environmental Economics Redux: A Reply to Art Carden and Walter Block

The Environment

04/30/2015Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
This short article emphasizes the importance of an institutional framework for environmental mass torts, without which a strict application of libertarian ethics leads to corner solutions in which there is a coordination failure.
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The Austrian Paradigm in Environmental Economics: Theory and Practice

The EnvironmentLegal System

08/21/2014Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
In the introduction to the proceedings of the South Royalton conference, I...


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South Royalton After 40 Years

History of the Austrian School of Economics

Part 2 from the 7 part panel recorded at the 2014 Austrian Economics Research Conference in Auburn, Alabama, on 22 March 2014. Sponsored by Jing Jin and Wai Chan. Also includes remarks by Joseph T. Salerno.
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The Austrian Paradigm in Environmental Economics

The EnvironmentAustrian Economics Overview

The F. A. Hayek Memorial Lecture, sponsored by Butler Shaffer. Recorded at the 2014 Austrian Economics Research Conference in Auburn, Alabama, on 21 March 2014.
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