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How about DeSoto property rights?

Reader comment on item: War as Social Work?

Submitted by Jules C. (United States), May 7, 2003 at 13:17

DeSoto made clear that property rights found successful modern states. He calculated that in Egypt the State owns 98% of all property and in Mexico about 78%. I guess that Iraq resembles Egypt in this regard.

As Iraq conqueror, America can now implement broad ranging DeSoto-like universal property rights.

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