IJC #2: Overlapping resources and mismatched property rights with Karen Bradshaw

Apr 12th, 2021 by In Common

Frank van Laerhoven and Stefan Partelow are speaking with Karen Bradshaw. Karen was a recent guest editor in a special issue of the International Journal of the Commons titled ‘Overlapping Resources and Mismatched Property Rights’ with her colleagues Billy Christmas and Dean Lueck. The special issue features 9 articles including and editorial led by guest editors.


Karen Bradshaw is a Professor at Arizona State University in the Sandra Day O’Connor College of Law, and holds a joint position as a Senior Sustainability Scientist in Global Institute of Sustainability and Innovation. She researches governance of natural resources, with an emphasis on emerging regulatory approaches including certification regimes, public-private partnerships, and collaborative settlements. She is an expert on wildfire law and has also written about land development and forest management.

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