Land reform in developing countries property rights and property wrongs pdf
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- [PDF Download] Land Reform in Developing Countries: Property Rights and Property Wrongs (Routledge
- Lipton 2009 Land_Reform in Developing Countries.pdf
- Land Reform in Developing Countries: Property Rights and
Land reforms are laws that are intended, and likely, to cut poverty by raising the poor's share of land rights.
[PDF Download] Land Reform in Developing Countries: Property Rights and Property Wrongs (Routledge
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Lipton 2009 Land_Reform in Developing Countries.pdf
Land reforms have played a central role in the political economy of many countries in the world and have been subject to massive disagreements between different political interest groups and ideologies. The 20th century included many of the largest social land reform experiments in history, as in the erstwhile Soviet Union and in Eastern Europe, China, Vietnam and Ethiopia. Many of these reforms have since been partly reversed. In other countries with a colonial history, there have been tensions between the property rights established during the colonial period and traditional customary land rights; the ways to adapt these to changing conditions have become critical issues. Some countries have had very skewed land distributions rooted in ethnic, colonial and other historical circumstances, and this skew has created demands for land redistribution, both to reduce discrimination and poverty, and to stimulate economic development. Unable to display preview.
Land reforms are laws that are intended, and likely, to cut poverty by raising the poor's share of land rights. That raises questions about property rights as old as moral philosophy, and issues of efficiency and fairness that dominate policy from Bolivia to Nepal. Classic reforms directly transfer land from rich to poor. However, much else has been marketed as land reform: the restriction of tenancy, but also its de-restriction; collectivisation, but also de-collectivisation; land consolidation, but also land division. In , genuine land reform affected over a billion people, and almost as many hectares. Is land reform still alive, for example in Bolivia, South Africa and Nepal? Or is it dead and, if so, is this because it has succeeded, or because it has failed?
It is a comprehensive review of land reform issues in developing countries and focuses on the evidence of which land reforms have worked and which have not. The introduction defines land reform as comprising "laws with the main goal of reducing poverty by substantially increasing the proportion of farmland controlled by the poor, and thereby their income, power or status"  the appendix gives a more precise definition. It then expands on what is meant by poverty and how land reform still "matters", especially as according to Lipton "land is poor people's main productive asset"  and "at least 1. Land reform remains both 'unfinished business' Chapter 1 analyses the goals of stakeholders involved in land reform: public authorities, landowners, farmers and other directly affected persons as well as the goals for land reform advocated by outsiders, from aid donors to economists and philosophers. Land reform normally advances one widely shared goal, equality of opportunity, but it can retard another, liberty to enjoy 'legitimate' property rights. This chapter looks at the trade-offs and how various types of claimed land reform affect these goals and others, notably poverty reduction , sustainability , economic efficiency and economic growth.
Land Reform in Developing Countries: Property Rights and
Home Issues 6 Part 1. Setting the Scene: Histor The Role of Property Rights in th The initial reaction to the sudden increase in large-scale leases and acquisitions of farmland in developing countries has been to promote titling schemes, allowing landusers, often poorly protected under customary forms of tenure, to be recognised as fully fledged owners of their land—allowing them to decide whether to sell, to whom, and under which conditions. This chapter places this transformation in a historical and global perspective.