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Faculty Scholarships

Author: Dean Lueck

  • The Nature of the Farm: Contracts, Risk and Organization in Agriculture (2003) (co-author, with Douglas W. Allen).
Articles in Books
  • Wildlife in American: Sustainabiliity and Management, in Resource Sustainability in America ___ (Roger Sedjo ed., 2d ed. forthcoming 2006).
  • Property Law, in Handbook of Law and Economics __ (Polinsky & Shavell eds., forthcoming 2006) (co-author, with Thomas J. Miceli).
    Available at: SSRN
  • Agricultural Contracts, in Handbook of New Institutional Economics 465 (Claude Menard & Mary M. Shirley eds., 2005) (co-author, with Douglas W. Allen).
  • First Possession as the Basis of Property, in Property Rights: Contract, Conflict and Law 200 (Terry L. Anderson & Fred S. McChesney eds., 2003).
  • The Law and Politics of Federal Wildlife Preservation, in Political Environmentalism ___ (Terry L. Anderson ed., 2000).
  • Federalism and Wildlife Conservation in the West, in Environmental Federalism in the West 89 (Terry L. Anderson & Peter J. Hill eds., 1997) (co-author, with Jonathan Yoder).
  • The Transaction Cost Approach to Agricultural Contracts, in Agricultural Markets: Mechanisms, Failures, Regulations 31 (David Martimort ed., 1996) (co-author, with Douglas W. Allen).
  • The Economic Organization of Wildlife Institutions, in Wildlife in the Market Place 1 (Terry L. Anderson & Peter J. Hill eds., 1995).
  • Contracting into the Commons, in The Political Economy of Custom and Culture 43 (Terry L. Anderson & Randy Simmons eds., 1993).
  • Agricultural Development and Land Tenure on Indian Country, in Property Rights and Indian Economies 147 (Terry L. Anderson ed., 1992) (co-author, with Terry L. Anderson).
  • Natural Resource Exploitation Under Common Property Rights, 16 Nat. Resource Modeling 1 (Spring 2003) (co-author, with Michael R. Caputo).
  • Preemptive Habitat Destruction under the Endangered Species Act, 46 J.L. & Econ. 27 (2003) (co-author, with Jeffrey A. Michael).
  • The Extermination and Conservation of the American Bison, 31 J. Legal Stud. S609 (2002).
  • The Gains from Self Ownership and the Expansion of Women’s Rights, 92 Am. Econ. Rev. 1079 (2002) (co-author, with Rick Geddes).
  • A Hotelling-Faustmann Explanation of the Structure of Christmas Tree Pricing, 83 Am. J. Agric. Econ. 513 (2001) (co-author, with Tomislav Vukina & Christiana E. Hilmer).
  • A Transaction Cost Primer on Farm Organization, 48 Can. J. Agric. Econ. 643 (2001) (co-author, with Douglas W. Allen).
  • The Role of Risk in Contract Choice, 15 J.L. Econ. & Org. 704 (1999) (co-author, with Douglas W. Allen).
  • Searching for Ratchet Effects in Agricultural Contracts, 24 J. Agric. & Resource Econ. 536 (1999) (co-author, with Douglas W. Allen).
  • Auctions, Markets, and Spectrum Ownership: A Comment on Spiller and Moreton, 41 J.L. & Econ. 717 (1998).
  • The Nature of the Farm, 41 J.L. & Econ. 343 (1998), summarized in __ Economic Intuition: Executive Summaries of Leading Research in Management, Finance, and Economics ___ (1999) (co-author, with Douglas W. Allen).
  • Why Do Family Farms Still Dominate Agriculture? ___ Rev. Econ. Dev. 15 (1997) (co-author, with Douglas W. Allen).
  • Market and Regulatory Forces in the Pricing of Legal Services, 7 J. Reg. Econ. 63 (1995) (co-author, with Reed Olsen and Michael Ransom).
  • Risk Preferences and the Economics of Contracts, 85 Am. Econ. Rev. 447 (1995) (co-author, with Douglas W. Allen).
  • Property Rights and the Economic Logic of Wildlife Institutions, 35 Nat. Resources J. 625 (1995).
  • The Rule of First Possession and the Design of the Law, 38 J.L. & Econ. 393 (1995).
  • Common Property as an Egalitarian Share Contract, 25 J. Econ. Behav. & Org. 93 (1994).
  • Modeling Common Property Ownership as a Dynamic Contract, 8 Nat. Resources Modeling 225 (1994) (co-author, with Michael R. Caputo).
  • Transaction Costs and the Design of Cropshare Contracts, 24 RAND J. Econ. 78 (1993) (co-author, with Douglas W. Allen).
  • The Back Forty on a Handshake: Reputation, Specific Assets, and the Structure of Farmland Contracts, 8 J.L. Econ. & Org. 366 (1992), reprinted in Perspectives on Property Law 368 (Bruce Ackerman, Robert C. Ellickson, & Carol M. Rose eds., 2d ed. 1995) (co-author, with Douglas W. Allen).
  • Contract Choice in Modern Agriculture: Cash Rent vs. Cropshare, 35 J.L. & Econ. 397 (1992) (co-author, with Douglas W. Allen).
  • Land Tenure and Agricultural Productivity on Indian Reservations, 35 J.L. & Econ. 427 (1992) (co-author, with Terry L. Anderson).
  • Ownership and the Regulation of Wildlife, 29 Econ. Inquiry 249 (1991).
  • Why Do States Regulate Admission to the Bar? Theories and Empirical Evidence, 14 Geo. Mason L. Rev. 253 (1991), reprinted in Regulatory Law and Policy ___ (Sidney A. Shapiro & Joe Tomain, 2d ed. 1998) (co-author, with Reed Olsen & Michael Ransom).
  • The Economic Nature of Wildlife Law, 18 J. Legal Stud. 291 (1989).
Working Papers
  • The Role of Property Rights in Determining the Environmental Quality-Income Relationship, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 09-22 (2009) (co-author, with Haimanti Bhattacharya).
    Available at: SSRN
Other Writings
  • Economics of Property Law, in The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics (Steven Durlauf & Lawrence Blume eds., 2d ed. forthcoming 2006).
  • Book Review,60 J. Econ. History 917 (2000) (reviewing Kyle D. Kauffman ed., New Frontiers in Agricultural History: Advances in Agricultural Economic History (2000)).
  • Book Review, 39 J. Econ. Literature  617 (2000) (reviewing Lee J. Alson, Gary D. Libecap, & Bernardo Mueller, Titles, Conflict, and Land Use: The Development of Property Rights and Land Reform on the Brazilian Amazon Frontier (1999)).
  • Family Farm Inc., CHOICES: The Magazine of Farm, Food and Resource Issues, First Quarter 2000, at 13 (co-author, with Douglas W. Allen).
  • Bonanza or Little House on the Prairie, Farmer-Stockman, Apr. 2000, at 10 (co-author, with Gary Brester).
  • Will Corporations Dominate Agriculture in the 21st Century? Fencelines: The Farm and Ranch Journal for Southwest Montana, Aug. 2000, at 12 (co-author, with Gary Brester).
  • Unintended Consequences, 15 Forum for Applied Research and Public Policy, Fall 2000, at 16.
  • An Economic Guide to State Wildlife Management, PERC Research Study, RS 00-2 (October 2000).
  • Book Review, 59 J. Econ. History 828 (1999) (reviewing Don E. Carlton, A Breed So Rare: The Life of J.R. Parten, Liberal Texas Oil Man, 1896-1992 (1998)).
  • Book Review, 58 J. Econ. History 1170 (1998) (reviewing Louis S. Warren, The Hunter’s Game: Poachers and Conservationists in Twentieth-Century America (1997)).
  • First Possession and Wildlife Law, in The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics and the Law (Peter Newman ed., 1998).
  • Book Review, 57 J. Econ. History 969 (1997) (reviewing Thomas S. Morris, Southern Slavery and the Law, 1619-1860 (1996)).
  • An Economic Analysis of Unitized and Non-Unitized Reservoirs, in Proceedings of the 1996 Society of Petroleum Engineers Annual Technical Conference 67 (1996) (co-author, with Philip Schenewerk).
  • Does The Game Trade Hurt Wildlife? 15 AERE Newsletter, May 1995, at 17 (co-author, with Aimee Mulville).
  • Book Review, 31 J. Econ. Literature 283 (1993) (reviewing Glenn G. Stevenson, Common Property Economics: A General Theory and Land Use Applications (1991)).
  • Book Review, 3 Const. Pol. Econ. 279 (1992) (reviewing Elinor Ostrom, Governing the Commons: The Evolution of Institutions for Collective Action (1990)).
  • Farmland Leasing in Modern Agriculture, CHOICES: The Magazine of Farm, Food and Resource Issues, First Quarter 1992, at 30 (co-author, with Douglas W. Allen).

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