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Glenn Fox

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Glenn Fox and an agricultural and natural resource economist, has been a member of the Department of Food, Agricultural and Resource Economics at the University of Guelph since 1985 and served as acting department chairman from 2001-2002. His research interests include property rights and natural resource stewardship, regulatory takings, trade and environment, technological change, and transaction costs. He is also a Senior Fellow at the Fraser Institute.

Professor Fox previously taught economics at the University of Western Ontario. He completed a Ph.D. in agricultural economics at the University of Minnesota in 1985.

Education:

B.Sc (Agr), Guelph , 1977
M.Sc. Guelph, 1979
Ph.D. Minnesota , 1985

Research:

Methodology, Property Rights and Natural Resource Stewardship, Regulatory Takings, Economic Theories of the Firm, Austrian Economics, Technological Change, Trade and Environment, Transaction Costs, Competition Policy.

Teaching Interests:

Production Economics, Natural Resource Economics, Methodology.

Select Publications:

Brouwer, F., Fox, G., & Jongeneel, R. (2012). The Economics of Regulation in Agriculture: Compliance with Public and Private Standards. Wallingford, UK: CABI Publishing.
 
Rajsic, P., Fox, G., & Ramlal, E. (2012). "Canadian Agricultural Environmental Policy: from the right to farm to farming right." In Floor Brouwer, Glenn Fox and Roel Jongeneel (Eds.), The Economics of Regulation in Agriculture: Compliance with Public and Private Standards (pp. 55–78). Wallingford, UK: CABI Publishing.
 
Brouwer, F., Fox, G., & Jongeneel, R. (2012). "Introduction." In Floor Brouwer, Glenn Fox and Roel Jongeneel (Eds.),The Economics of Regulation in Agriculture: Compliance with Public and Private Standards (pp. 1–8). Wallingford, UK: CABI Publishing.
 
Jongeneel, R., Poux, X., & Fox, G. (2012). "Good Agricultural and Environmental Conditions in the EU and Their Implications for Trade in Cereals." In Floor Brouwer, Glenn Fox and Roel Jongeneel (Eds.), The Economics of Regulation in Agriculture: Compliance with Public and Private Standards (pp. 147–164). Wallingford, UK: CABI
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Fox, G. & Brouwer, F. (2012). "Environmental Compliance Costs in Developed Country Agricultures: Implications for Trade and Competitiveness." In Floor Brouwer, Glenn Fox and Roel Jongeneel (Eds.), The Economics of Regulation in Agriculture: Compliance with Public and Private Standards (pp. 263–274). Wallingford, UK: CABI.
 
Fox, G. (2012). "The Origins, Nature and Content of the Right to Property: Five Economic Solitudes." Canadian Journal of Agricultural Economics, 60 (1), 11–32.

All Works

Asymmetric Information and Market Failure: A Market Process Perspective

Calculation and Knowledge

03/13/2017Audio/Video
Glenn Fox presents the 2017 Ludwig von Mises Memorial lecture.

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The Mengerian Milkstool: An Alternative History of Economic Thought

World History

03/28/2013Audio/Video
From the session on "History of Economic Thought," presented at the Austrian Economics Research Conference. Recorded 21 March 2013 at the Ludwig von Mises Institute in Auburn, Alabama...

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Iraq's Phone Monopolists

Monopoly and Competition

01/01/2004The Free Market
With the passage of time, the nature of post-Saddam Iraq becomes clearer, as does the Bush administration's lack of commitment to free-market principles...

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