Property rights distribution and entrepreneurial rent-seeking in Romanian forestry: a perspective of private forest owners

@article{Nichiforel2009PropertyRD,
  title={Property rights distribution and entrepreneurial rent-seeking in Romanian forestry: a perspective of private forest owners},
  author={Liviu Nichiforel and Heiner Schanz},
  journal={European Journal of Forest Research},
  year={2009},
  volume={130},
  pages={369-381}
}
In the framework of a broader political economics approach, this paper intends to enhance the understanding of the role of rent-seeking practices in the delineation of clear property rights in forestry. The research background is provided by the institutional changes occurring in the Romanian forestry sector as a consequence of the transition period and the accession to the European Union. The entrepreneurial approach to rent-seeking requires clarifications of the perspective under which… CONTINUE READING