Tuesday, April 1, 2014

Ostroms' work in Publius

Applications and reflections on the work of Elinor and Vincent Ostrom can be found in a recently released special issue from Publius: The Journal of Federalism. Also, Publius released a free virtual collection of the most influential articles written by the Ostroms and published in Publius over the past 23 years.

Monday, February 24, 2014

Media Monday

A few articles have come out recently discussing Elinor Ostrom's theories:

The Limits of Non-Cooperation as a Strategy for Social Change

http://www.truth-out.org/news/item/21992-the-limits-of-non-cooperation-as-a-strategy-for-social-change

Professors are working to understand and solve policy problems

http://www.washingtonpost.com/opinions/professors-are-working-to-understand-and-solve-public-policy-problems/2014/02/21/bb5f67ae-9b17-11e3-975d-107dfef7b668_print.html

Governing the high seas: In deep water

 http://www.economist.com/node/21596990/print


What do you think?

Tuesday, September 17, 2013

Workshop in the Media

The Zanjeras as Models of Sustainable Organization

THE ZANJERA communities in the Northern Philippines are among the models for sustainable community-managed common pool resources.

 

Friday, April 5, 2013

Special Issue on Latin American Commons by the Journal of Latin American Geography


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The Journal of Latin American Geography has published a special issue on Latin American Commons. This special issue features the work of several of IASC members interested in how Latin American commons are used and governed.

This issue includes some papers presented at the 13th Biennial Conference of the International Association for the Study of the Commons, held in Hyderabad, India, as well as others based on more recent work.

Interested readers may find more information on the special issue on Latin American Commons of the Journal of Latin American Geography site.