All Property is Theft – Clarification

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Renegade Economists Show 376

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Show Notes
PhD candidate Cameron Murray joins for a lively discussion on the links between corruption and property rights in Queensland, venturing into ICAC and onto the global property bubble

All Property is Theft? A clarification – it is the unearned income, the economic rent that is the real theft. Property rights are essential for security of tenure but it is the loss of this community created value, the rents the community must address.

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