Chris McIntosh

Economics

University of Minnesota-Duluth

Workshop Participant, Website Contributor

Website Content Contributions

Activity (1)

Financial Incentives of Open Access Resource Overuse part of Integrate:Workshops:Systems, Society, Sustainability and the Geosciences:Activities
In this activiy when property rights are absent participants have financial incentive to take what they can get immediatly as opposed to waiting until the resource is more valuable. Adding strong property rights provides the proper finanacial incentives for students to wait to extract the resource when it is most valuable.

Essay (1)

Market Based Economies and Sustainability part of Integrate:Workshops:Systems, Society, Sustainability and the Geosciences:Essays
Chris McIntosh, Economics, University of Minnesota-Duluth Sustainability must be taught in an interdisciplinary context due to the three major perspectives it encompasses: environmental, financial, and social. I ...