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Selected Reprints

Leslie, Heather M., Xavier Basurto, et al. 2015. “Operationalizing the Social-Ecological Systems Framework to Assess Sustainability.” PNAS Early Edition, April 2.
Hauer, Richard J., Jessica M. Vogt, and Burnell C. Fischer. 2015. “The Cost of Not Maintaining the Urban Forest.” Arborist News 124(1): 12–16.
Ruseva, Tatyana B., Tom P. Evans, and Burnell C. Fischer. 2015. “Can Incentives Make a Difference? Assessing the Effects of Policy Tools for Encouraging Tree-Planting on Private Lands.” Journal of Environmental Management 155 (May): 162–70.
Vogt, Jessica M., Graham Epstein, Sarah K. Mincey, Burnell C. Fischer, and Paul McCord. 2015. “Putting the ‘E’ in SES: Unpacking the Ecology in the Ostrom Social-Ecological System Framework.” Ecology and Society 20(1): 55. [online].
Farmer, James R., Vicky Meretsky, Doug Knapp, Charles Chancellor, and Burney C. Fischer. 2015. “Why Agree to a Conservation Easement? Understanding the Decision of Conservation Easement Granting.” Landscape and Urban Planning 138 (June): 11–19.
Cole, Daniel H. 2015. “Advantages of a Polycentric Approach to Climate Change Policy.” Nature Climate Change 5(2) (February): 114–18.
Vogt, Jessica M., Shannon Lea Watkins, Sarah K. Mincey, Matthew S. Patterson, and Burnell C. Fischer. 2015. “Explaining Planted-Tree Survival and Growth in Urban Neighborhoods: A Social-Ecological Approach to Studying Recently-Planted Trees in Indianapolis.” Landscape and Urban Planning 136 (April): 130–43. [See also “Planted-Tree Survival and Growth in Urban Neighborhoods,” ACTrees, January 2015.]
Blanco, Esther, Maria Claudia Lopez, and James M. Walker. 2015. “The Opportunity Costs of Conservation with Deterministic and Probabilistic Degradation Externalities.” Environmental and Resource Economics. Online First, January 4, 2015.
McCord, Paul, Michael Cox, Mikaela Schmitt-Harsh, and Tom Evans. 2015. “Crop Diversification as a Smallholder Livelihood Strategy within Semi-Arid Agricultural Systems Near Mount Kenya.” Land Use Policy 42 (January): 738–750.

Journal of Natural Resources Policy Research 6(4) (October 2014)
Special issue, “Classic Papers Revisited: Symposium on Elinor Ostrom,” edited by Chennat Gopalakrishnan. Features Elinor Ostrom’s, “Collective Action and the Evolution of Social Norms” (originally published in Journal of Economic Perspectives in 2000) with invited commentaries from nine prominent scholars.

International Journal of the Commons 8(2) (August 2014)
Special features, "Introducing SESMAD: The Social-Ecological Systems Meta-Analysis Database" (Guest editor: Michael Cox) and "Spatialities of the Commons" (Guest editor: Timothy Moss)

Ecology & Society 19(2) (2014)
Special issue, "A Framework for Analyzing, Comparing, and Diagnosing Social-Ecological Systems," edited by Pieter Bots, Maja Schlüter, and Jan Sendzimir.

Publius: The Journal of Federalism 44(2) (Spring 2014)
Special issue, "The Federalism Scholarship of Elinor and Vincent Ostrom: Applications and Reflections," edited by John Kincaid. See also Virtual Issue: Scholarly Works on Federalism by Elinor and Vincent Ostrom, Publius 44(2) (Spring 2014) (articles in this issue are available for free download for a month); and a blog posting by John Kincaid on the Ostroms and their federalism scholarship.

Journal of Bioeconomics 16(1) (April 2014)
Special Issue in Memoriam of Elinor Ostrom

Policy Matters, issue 19 (April 2014)
Special issue, “Remembering Elinor Ostrom: Her Work and Its Contribution to the Theory and Practice of Conservation and Sustainable Natural Resource Management,” edited by James Robson, et al.

Environmental Science & Policy 36 (February 2014)
Special issue on Interrogating the Commons, edited by Raul Lejano, Eduardo Araral, and Arun Agrawal.

Vogt, Jessica M., and Burnell C. Fischer. 2014. “A Protocol for Citizen Science Monitoring of Recently-Planted Urban Trees.” Cities and the Environment (CATE) 7(2) (Article 4): 1–26.
Ruseva, Tatyana, Tom Evans, and Burnell Fischer. 2014. “Variations in the Social Networks of Forest Owners: The Effect of Management Activity, Resource Professionals, and Ownership Size.” Small-scale Forestry 13(3): 377–95.
Vanni, Maria Beatrice. 2014. “Understanding the Commons: The Reception of Elinor Ostrom’s Work in Italian Legal Scholarship.” Ius Publicum 2:1–34.
Evans, Tom, and Daniel Cole. 2014. “Contextualizing the Influence of Social Norms, Collective Action on Social-Ecological Systems.” Journal of Natural Resources Policy Research 6(4) (October): 259–64. Special issue, “Classic Papers Revisited: Symposium on Elinor Ostrom,” edited by Chennat Gopalakrishnan.
Walker, James. 2014. “The Bloomington Workshop: Multiple Methods, Interdisciplinary Research, and Collective Action.” Public Choice, published online August 7.
Walker, James, and Mark Isaac. 2014. “In Honor of Elinor ‘Lin’ Ostrom: The Vincent and Elinor Ostrom Workshop in Political Theory and Policy Analysis, Department of Political Science, Indiana University.” Experimental Economics, published online June 26.
Sherwood, Arthur, and Keith Taylor. 2014. “Unique Expectations of Co-Operative Boards: Taking on the Challenges of the Democratic Enterprise.” International Journal of Co-Operative Management 7(1) (August): 29–42.
Epstein, Graham, Irene Pérez, Michael Schoon, and Chanda Meek. 2014. “Governing the Invisible Commons: Ozone Regulation and the Montreal Protocol.” International Journal of the Commons 8(2) (August): 337–60.
Farmer, James, Graham Epstein, Shannon Lea Watkins, and Sarah K. Mincey. 2014. “Organic Farming in West Virginia: A Behavioral Approach.” Journal of Agriculture, Food Systems, and Community Development. Published online September 5, 2014.
Cole, Daniel H. 2014. “Learning from Lin: Lessons and Cautions from the Natural Commons for the Knowledge Commons.” In Governing Knowledge Commons, edited by Brett Frischmann, Michael Madison, and Katherine Strandburg, 45–68. New York: Oxford University Press.
Selmier, W. Travis, II, Henry Penikas, and Kseniya Vasilyeva. 2014. “Financial Risk as a Good.” Procedia Computer Science 31: 115–23.
Okajima, Jennifer, Jana McGee, Burnell C. Fischer, and James R. Farmer. 2014. “Analyzing and Improving the Sustainability of Lake Associations.” LakeLine Magazine (Summer): 27–33.
Epstein, Graham, Mateja Nenadovic, and André Boustany. 2014. “Into the Deep Blue Sea: Commons Theory and International Governance of Atlantic Bluefin Tuna.” International Journal of the Commons 8(2) (August): 277–303.
Selmier, W. Travis, II. 2014. “Why Club Goods Proliferated in Investment Finance.” In Handbook of the International Political Economy of Monetary Relations, edited by Thomas Oatley and W. Kindred Winecoff. Cheltenham, UK: Edward Elgar.
Dell’Angelo, Jampel, Paul F. McCord, Elizabeth Baldwin, Michael E. Cox, Drew Gower, Kelly Caylor, and Tom P. Evans. 2014. “Multilevel Governance of Irrigation Systems and Adaptation to Climate Change in Kenya.” In The Global Water System in the Anthropocene: Challenges for Science and Governance, edited by Anik Bhaduri, et al., 323–41. New York: Springer.
Ostrom, Elinor, with Michael Cox and Edella Schlager. 2014. “An Assessment of the Institutional Analysis and Development Framework and Introduction of the Social-Ecological Systems Framework.” In Theories of the Policy Process, 3rd ed., edited by Paul A. Sabatier and Christopher M. Weible, 267–306. Boulder, CO: Westview Press.
Sarker, Ashutosh. 2014. “Federated Rural Organization for Governing the Commons in Japan.” Journal of Rural Studies 36: 42–51.
Larsson, Jesper. 2014. “Labor Division in an Upland Economy: Workforce in a Seventeenth-Century Transhumance System.” The History of the Family 19(3): 393–410. Published online July 8, 2014.
Janssen, Marco A., and Elinor Ostrom. 2014. “Vulnerability of Social Norms to Incomplete Information.” In The Complexity of Social Norms, edited by Maria Xenitidou and Bruce Edmonds, 161–73. New York: Springer.
Epstein, Graham, Abigail Bennett, Rebecca Gruby, Leslie Acton, and Mateja Nenadovic. 2014. “Studying Power with the Social-Ecological System Framework.” In Understanding Society and Natural Resources: Forging New Strands of Integration across the Social Sciences, edited by M. J. Manfredo, J. J. Vaske, A. Rechkemmer, and E. A. Duke, 111–35. New York: Springer.
Nagendra, Harini, and Elinor Ostrom. 2014. “Applying the Social-Ecological System Framework to the Diagnoses of Urban Lake Commons in Bangalore, India.” Ecology & Society 19(2): 67. Special issue, “A Framework for Analyzing, Comparing, and Diagnosing Social-Ecological Systems,” edited by Pieter Bots, Maja Schlüter, and Jan Sendzimir.
Larsson, Jesper. 2014. “Boundaries and Property Rights: The Transformation of a Common-Pool Resource.” Agricultural History Review 62(1) (June): 40–60.
McGinnis, Michael, and Elinor Ostrom. 2014. “Social-Ecological System Framework: Initial Changes and Continuing Challenges.” Ecology and Society 19(2): 30. Special issue, “A Framework for Analyzing, Comparing, and Diagnosing Social-Ecological Systems,” edited by Pieter Bots, Maja Schlüter, and Jan Sendzimir.
Epstein, Graham, Jessica Vogt, Michael Cox, and Luke Shimek. 2014. “Confronting Problems of Method in the Study of Sustainability.” Forest Policy and Economics 42 (May): 42–50.
Cole, Daniel H., Graham Epstein, and Michael McGinnis. 2014. “Digging Deeper into Hardin’s Pasture: The Complex Institutional Structure of ‘The Tragedy of the Commons.’” Journal of Institutional Economics 10(3): 353–69.
Cox, Michael. 2014. “Applying a Social-Ecological System Framework to the Study of the Taos Valley Irrigation System.” Human Ecology 42(2) (April): 311–24.
Ostrom, Elinor, Clark Gibson, Sujai Shivakumar, and Krister Andersson. 2014. “An Institutional Analysis of Development Cooperation.” In Environment and Development Economics: Essays in Honor of Sir Partha Dasgupta, edited by Scott Barrett, Karl-Göran Mäler, and Eric S. Maskin, 117–41. New York: Oxford University Press.
Ostrom, Elinor. 2014. “Institutions and Sustainability of Ecological Systems.” In Institutions, Property Rights, and Economic Growth: The Legacy of Douglass North, edited by Sebastian Galiani and Itai Sened, 84–106. New York: Cambridge University Press.
Ostrom, Elinor. 2014. “Learning from the Field.” In Eminent Economists II: Their Life and Work Philosophies, edited by Michael Szenberg and Lall B. Ramrattan, 316–37. New York: Cambridge University Press.
McGinnis, Michael D., and William Blomquist. 2013. “Reflections on the Ostroms’ Contributions to the Social Sciences.” Journal of the Indiana Academy of the Social Sciences (JIASS) 16(1) (Spring-Summer): 4–11. Keynote Event from the 83rd Annual Meeting of the Indiana Academy of the Social Sciences.
Bish, Robert L. 2014. “Vincent Ostrom’s Contributions to Political Economy.” Publius: The Journal of Federalism 44(2) (Spring): 227–48. First published online December 15, 2013.
Basurto, Xavier, Abigail Bennett, Amy Hudson Weaver, Salvador Rodriguez-Van Dyck, and Juan-Salvador Aceves-Bueno. 2013. “Cooperative and Noncooperative Strategies for Small-Scale Fisheries’ Self-Governance in the Globalization Era: Implications for Conservation.” Ecology and Society 18(4): 38.
DeCaro, Daniel A., and Michael K. Stokes. 2013. “Public Participation and Institutional Fit: A Social–Psychological Perspective.” Ecology and Society 18(4): 40.
Basurto, Xavier, Stefan Gelcich, and Elinor Ostrom. 2013. “The Social-Ecological System Framework as a Knowledge Classificatory System for Benthic Small-Scale Fisheries.” Global Environmental Change 23(6) (December): 1366–80. First published online August 31, 2013.
Ghate, Rucha, Suresh Ghate, and Elinor Ostrom. 2013. “Cultural Norms, Cooperation, and Communication: Taking Experiments to the Field in Indigenous Communities.” International Journal of the Commons 7(2): 498–520.
Epstein, Graham, Jessica M. Vogt, Sarah K. Mincey, Michael Cox, and Burnell C. Fischer. 2013. “Missing Ecology: Integrating Ecological Perspectives with the Social-Ecological System Framework.” International Journal of the Commons 7(2): 432–53. {Winner of the 2nd annual Ostrom Memorial Award for Most Innovative Paper of the Year from the International Journal of the Commons.}

Journal of Institutional Economics 9(4) (December 2013)
“Elinor Ostrom Memorial Issue” edited by Geoffrey M. Hodgson. (See Cambridge Journals Blog re memorial issue.)

Journal of Latin American Geography 12(1) (2013)
Special issue (dedicated to Elinor Ostrom) on Latin American Commons, edited by Jim Robson and Gabriela Lichtenstein.

Cole, Daniel. 2013. “The Varieties of Comparative Institutional Analysis.” Wisconsin Law Review, no. 2: 383–409.
Basurto, Xavier, and Ignacio Jiménez-Pérez. 2013. “Institutional Arrangements for Adaptive Governance of Biodiversity Conservation: The Experience of the Area de Conservación de Guanacaste, Costa Rica.” Journal of Latin American Geography 12(1): 111–34.
Mincey, Sarah, Miranda Hutten, Burnell Fischer, Tom Evans, Susan Stewart, and Jessica Vogt. 2013. “Structuring Institutional Analysis for Urban Ecosystems: A Key to Sustainable Urban Forest Management.” Urban Ecosystems, published online January 20, 2013, doi:10.1007/s11252-013-0286-3.
Mincey, Sarah, and Burnell Fischer. 2013. “Solutions for Sustainable Urban Forest Governance and Management.” SPEA Insights, Indiana University, School of Public and Environmental Affairs, April 2013.
Anderies, John M., Carl Folke, Brian Walker, and Elinor Ostrom. 2013. “Aligning Key Concepts for Global Change Policy: Robustness, Resilience, and Sustainability.” Ecology and Society 18(2): 8 (online).
Barnes, C., and Frank Van Laerhoven. 2013. “Helping to Self-Help? External Interventions to Stimulate Local Collective Action in Joint Forest Management, Maharashtra, India.” International Forestry Review 15(1): 1–17.
Van Laerhoven, Frank, and Krister Andersson. 2013. “The Virtue of Conflict: An Institutional Approach to the Study of Conflict in Community Forest Governance.” International Forestry Review 15(1): 122–35.
Ostrom, Elinor. 2014. “Do Institutions for Collective Action Evolve?” Journal of Bioeconomics 16(1): 3–30. Special Issue in Memoriam of Elinor Ostrom. First published online March 23, 2013.
Basurto, Xavier. 2013. “Linking Multi-Level Governance to Local Common-Pool Resource Theory using Fuzzy-Set Qualitative Comparative Analysis: Insights from Twenty Years of Biodiversity Conservation in Costa Rica.” Global Environmental Change, published online March 23, 2013.
Kinzig, Ann, Paul Ehrlich, Lee Alston, Kenneth Arrow, Scott Barrett, Timothy Buchman, Gretchen Daily, Bruce Levin, Simon Levin, Michael Oppenheimer, Elinor Ostrom, and Donald Saari. 2013. “Social Norms and Global Environmental Challenges: The Complex Interaction of Behaviors, Values, and Policy.” BioScience 63(3) (March): 164–75. [See ASU News, February 14, 2013, "Social Norms, Behavior Influence Environmental Policy."]
Cardenas, Juan-Camilo, Marco Janssen, and Francois Bousquet. 2013. “Dynamics of Rules and Resources: Three New Field Experiments on Water, Forests, and Fisheries.” In Handbook on Experimental Economics and the Environment, edited by John List and Michael Price. Cheltenham, UK: Edward Elgar.
Sarker, Ashutosh. 2013. “The Role of State-Reinforced Self-Governance in Averting the Tragedy of the Irrigation Commons in Japan.” Public Administration, published online February 11, 2013, doi:10.1111/padm.12011.
Ostrom, Elinor. 2013. “Commons, Institutional Diversity of.” In Encyclopedia of Biodiversity, vol. 2, edited by Simon A. Levin, 155–66. Waltham, MA: Academic Press.
Ghate, Rucha, Suresh Ghate, and Elinor Ostrom. 2013. “Can Communities Plan, Grow and Sustainably Harvest from Forests?” Economic & Political Weekly 48(8) (February 23): 59–67.
Blomkvist, Pär, and Jesper Larsson. 2013. “An Analytical Framework for Common-Pool Resource–Large Technical System (CPR-LTS) Constellations.” International Journal of the Commons 7(1): 113–39.
Cox, James, Elinor Ostrom, Vjollca Sadiraj, and James Walker. 2013. “Provision versus Appropriation in Symmetric and Asymmetric Social Dilemmas.” Southern Economic Journal 79(3) (January): 496–512. doi:10.4284/0038-4038-2012.186.
Madrigal-Ballestero, Róger, Achim Schlüter, and Maria Claudia Lopez. 2013. “What Makes Them Follow the Rules? Empirical Evidence from Turtle Egg Harvesters in Costa Rica.” Marine Policy 37 (January): 270–77.
Wilson, David Sloan, Elinor Ostrom, and Michael Cox. 2013. “Generalizing the Core Design Principles for the Efficacy of Groups.” Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization 90S (June): S21–S32. First published online December 19, 2012.
Cox, Michael, Sarah Mincey, Tatyana Ruseva, Sergio Villamayor-Tomas, and Burney Fischer. 2013. “Evaluating the USFS State and Private Forestry Redesign: A First Look at Policy Implications.” Ecological Economics 85 (January): 35–42.
Araral, Eduardo. 2013. “A Transaction Cost Approach to Climate Adaptation: Insights from Coase‚ Ostrom and Williamson and Evidence from the 400–Year Old Zangjeras.” Environmental Science & Policy 25 (January): 147–56.
Coleman, Eric, and Forrest Fleischman. 2012. “Comparing Forest Decentralization and Local Institutional Change in Bolivia, Kenya, Mexico, and Uganda.” World Development 40(4) (April): 836–49.
Cole, Daniel. 2012. “Law, Politics, and Cost-Benefit Analysis.” Alabama Law Review 64(1): 55–89.
Conway, Ryan T. 2012. “Ideas for Change: Making Meaning Out of Economic and Institutional Diversity.” In The Wealth of the Commons: A World Beyond Market & State, edited by David Bollier and Silke Helfrich. Amherst, MA: Levellers Press.
Ostrom, Elinor. 2012. “Lecture I: Frameworks” and “Lecture II: Analyzing One-Hundred-Year-Old Irrigation Puzzles.” In The Tanner Lectures on Human Values, vol. 31, edited by Mark Matheson, 93–137. Salt Lake City: University of Utah Press.
Hunsberger, Carol, and Tom Evans (Coordinating Lead Authors). 2012. “Land.” In Global Environment Outlook 5: Environment for the Future We Want, 65–96. Washington, DC: United Nations Environment Programme.
Araral, Eduardo. 2012. “Does Geography Matter to Institutional Choice? A Comparative Study of Ancient Commons.” Geoforum, online November 7, 2012.
Ostrom, Elinor. 2012. “The Challenges of Achieving Conservation and Development.” In The Annual Proceedings of The Wealth and Well-Being of Nations, 2011–2012, Volume IV: Self-Governance, Polycentrism, and the Social Order; Ideas and Influence of Elinor Ostrom, edited by Emily Chamlee-Wright, 21–27. Beloit, WI: Beloit College Press.
Ostrom, Elinor. 2012. “Polycentric Systems: Multilevel Governance Involving a Diversity of Organizations.” In Global Environmental Commons: Analytical and Political Challenges in Building Governance Mechanisms, edited by Eric Brousseau, Tom Dedeurwaerdere, Pierre-André Jouvet, and Marc Willinger, 105–25. Cambridge: Oxford University Press.
Ostrom, Vincent. 2012. “Buchanan’s Opening to Constitutional Choice and Meta-Levels of Analysis.” Public Choice 152(3–4):427–31. doi:10.1007/s11127-012-9994–0.
Basurto, Xavier, Ana Cinti, Luis Bourillón, Mario Rojo, Jorge Torre, and A. Hudson Weaver. 2012. “The Emergence of Access Controls in Small-Scale Fishing Commons: A Comparative Analysis of Individual Licenses and Common Property-Rights in Two Mexican Communities.” Human Ecology 40:597–609. doi:10.1007/s10745-012-9508-1.
Nagendra, Harini, and Elinor Ostrom. 2012. “Polycentric Governance of Multifunctional Forested Landscapes.” International Journal of the Commons 6(2) (August): 104–33.
DeFries, Ruth, Erle Ellis, F. Stuart Chapin III, Pamela Matson, B. L. Turner II, Arun Agrawal, Paul Crutzen, Chris Field, Peter Gleick, Peter Kareiva, Eric Lambin, Diana Liverman, Elinor Ostrom, Pedro Sanchez, and James Syvitski. 2012. “Planetary Opportunities: A Social Contract for Global Change Science to Contribute to a Sustainable Future.” Bioscience 62(6) (June): 603–606.
Basurto, Xavier, and Mateja Nenadovic. 2012. “A Systematic Approach to Studying Fisheries Governance.” Global Policy 3(2) (May): 222–30. doi:10.1111/j.1758-5899.2011.00094.x.
Ostrom, Elinor. 2012. “Coevolving Relationships between Political Science and Economics.” Special issue, RMM (Rationality, Markets and Morals) 3:51–65.
Basurto, Xavier, and Johanna Speer. 2012. “Structuring the Calibration of Qualitative Data as Sets for Qualitative Comparative Analysis (QCA).” Field Methods, doi:10.1177/1525822X11433998. Published online April 20, 2012.
Poteete, Amy. 2012. “Electoral Competition, Factionalism, and Persistent Party Dominance in Botswana.” Journal of Modern African Studies 50(1): 75–102.
Persha, Lauren, Ashwini Chhatre, Arun Agrawal, and Elinor Ostrom. 2012. “Managing Forest Commons in Africa.” In The Oxford Companion to the Economics of Africa, edited by Ernest Aryeetey, Shantayanan Devarajan, Ravi Kanbur, and Louis Kasekende, 402–409. New York: Oxford University Press.
Siddiki, Saba, Xavier Basurto, and Christopher Weible. 2012. “Using the Institutional Grammar Tool to Understand Regulatory Compliance: The Case of Colorado Aquaculture.” Regulation & Governance, doi:10.1111/j.1748-5991.2012.01132.x. Published online March 19, 2012.
Larsson, Jesper. 2012. “The Expansion and Decline of a Transhumance System in Sweden, 1550–1920.” Historia Agraria 56 (April): 11–39.
Stafford-Smith, Mark, Owen Gaffney, Lidia Brito, Elinor Ostrom, and Sybil Seitzinger. 2012. “Interconnected Risks and Solutions for a Planet under Pressure—Overview and Introduction.” Current Opinion in Environmental Sustainability,
Ostrom, Elinor. 2012. “Experiments Combining Communication with Punishment Options Demonstrate How Individuals Can Overcome Social Dilemmas.” Behavioral and Brain Sciences 35(1): 33–34. [Commentary on “Reciprocity: Weak or Strong? What Punishment Experiments Do (and Do Not) Demonstrate” by Francesco Guala.]
Ostrom, Elinor. 2012. “Why Do We Need to Protect Institutional Diversity?” European Political Science 11(1): 128–47. doi:10.1057/eps.2011.37. Published online July 29, 2011.
Ostrom, Elinor. 2012. “Nested Externalities and Polycentric Institutions: Must We Wait for Global Solutions to Climate Change before Taking Actions at Other Scales?” Economic Theory 49(2): 353–69. doi:10.1007/s00199-010-0558-6. Published online August 6, 2010.
McGinnis, Michael, and Elinor Ostrom. 2012. “Reflections on Vincent Ostrom, Public Administration, and Polycentricity.” Public Administration Review 72(1) (Jan/Feb): 15–25. Published online Nov. 11, 2011.
Nagendra, Harini. 2012. “Assessing Relatedness and Redundancy of Forest Monitoring and Change Indicators.” Journal of Environmental Management 95(1) (March): 108–13.
Cole, Daniel, and Elinor Ostrom. 2012. “The Variety of Property Systems and Rights in Natural Resources.” In Property in Land and Other Resources, 37–64. Cambridge, MA: Lincoln Institute of Land Policy.

The Good Society 20(1) (2011)
Special issue, "Symposium: The Bloomington School."
Grassroots Economic Organizing (GEO) Newsletter 2(9) (Sept. 2011)
Special issue, “Collective Action Research, Practice and Theory: Celebrating Elinor Ostrom and Her Work.”
International Journal of the Commons (2011)
Special issue, “The 20th Anniversary of Elinor Ostrom’s 'Governing the Commons,' Parts 1 and 2.”
Policy Studies Journal 39(1) (2011)
For a “state-of-the-art” report on the Institutional Analysis and Development (IAD) Framework.

Kelley, Hugh, and Tom Evans. 2011. “The Relative Influences of Land-Owner and Landscape Heterogeneity in an Agent-Based Model of Land-Use.” Ecological Economics 70(6):1075–87.
Schmitt-Harsh, Mikaela, Sean Sweeney, and Tom Evans. 2011. “Historic Land Use and Social Policy Affecting Large-Scale Changes in Forest Cover in the Midwest United States.” In Engineering Earth, edited by S. Brunn and A. Wood, 1369–82. Dordrecht, the Netherlands: Springer.
Evans, Tom, Khamla Phanvilay, Jefferson Fox, and John Vogler. 2011. “An Agent-Based Model of Agricultural Innovation, Land-Cover Change and Household Inequality: The Transition from Swidden Cultivation to Rubber Plantations in Laos PDR.” Journal of Land Use Science 6(2–3) (June-Sept.): 151–73.
Ghate, Rucha, Suresh Ghate, and Elinor Ostrom. 2011. “Indigenous Communities, Cooperation, and Communication: Taking Experiments to the Field.” SANDEE Working Paper no. 64–11. Kathmandu, Nepal: South Asian Network for Development and Environmental Economics (SANDEE).
Kornak, Rachel. 2011–12. “IFRI Maps Forest Health for Sustainable Management.” Forestry GIS Journal (Winter): 10–11.
Ostrom, Elinor, and Vincent Ostrom. 2011. “The Institutional Perspective on Values and Virtues.” In Value and Virtue in Public Administration: A Comparative Perspective, eds. Michiel De Vries and Pan Suk Kim, 115–34. New York: Palgrave Macmillan.
Allen, Jennifer, Jenny DuVander, Ida Kubiszewski, and Elinor Ostrom. 2011. “Institutions for Managing Ecosystem Services.” Solutions 2(6) (Nov–Dec): 44–48. Published online January 2012.
Bastakoti, Ram, and Ganesh Shivakoti. 2011. “Rules and Collective Action: An Institutional Analysis of the Performance of Irrigation Systems in Nepal.” Journal of Institutional Economics, FirstView October 19, 2011, doi:10.1017/S1744137411000452.
Cole, Daniel H. 2011. “From Global to Polycentric Climate Governance.” Climate Law 2(3): 395–413.
Folke, Carl, Åsa Jansson, Johan Rockström, Per Olsson, Stephen Carpenter, F. Stuart Chapin III, Anne-Sophie Crepín, Gretchen Daily, Kjell Danell, Jonas Ebbesson, Thomas Elmqvist, Victor Galaz, Fredrik Moberg, Måns Nilsson, Henrik Österblom, Elinor Ostrom, Åsa Persson, Garry Peterson, Stephen Polasky, Will Steffen, Brian Walker, and Frances Westley. 2011. “Reconnecting to the Biosphere.” Ambio 40(7): 719–38. Special issue of the Nobel Laureate Symposium on Global Sustainability held in Stockholm, Sweden, May 2011.
Coleman, Eric, Burnell Fischer, and John Kershaw Jr. 2011. “Using Stocking Guides to Take Stock of Forest Institutions.” Society and Natural Resources, doi:10.1080/08941920.2011.585390.
Ostrom, Elinor. 2011. “Guest Introduction.” Grassroots Economic Organizing (GEO) Newsletter 2(9) (September).
McGinnis, Michael D. 2011. “Elinor Ostrom: Politics as Problem-Solving in Polycentric Settings.” In Maestri of Political Science, vol. 2, edited by Donatella Campus, Gianfranco Pasquino, and Martin Bull, 137–58. Colchester, UK: ECPR Press.
Ostrom, Elinor, and Xavier Basurto. 2011. “Crafting Analytical Tools to Study Institutional Change.” Journal of Institutional Economics 7(3): 317–43. Published online August 16, 2010. See also “Façonner des outils d’analyse pour étudier le changement institutionnel,” French translation by Jean-Pierre Chanteau and Agnes Labrousse, Revue de la Regulation 14 (Autumn 2013; posted online February 14, 2014): 2–26.
Janssen, Marco, François Bousquet, and Elinor Ostrom. 2011. “A Multimethod Approach to Study the Governance of Social-Ecological Systems.” Natures Sciences Sociétés (June): 4–16. doi: 10.1051/nss/2011135.
Poteete, Amy, and Jesse Ribot. 2011. “Repertoires of Domination: Decentralization as Process in Botswana and Senegal.” World Development 39(3): 439–49.
Coleman, Eric, and Elinor Ostrom. 2011. “Experimental Contributions to Collective Action Theory.” In Cambridge Handbook of Experimental Political Science, edited by James Druckman, Donald Green, James Kuklinski, and Arthur Lupia, 339–52. New York: Cambridge University Press.
Nagendra, Harini, and Elinor Ostrom. 2011. “The Challenge of Forest Diagnostics.”Ecology and Society 16(2): 20. [online]
Ostrom, Elinor. 2010/11. “Editorial.” Sustainable Hyderabad Project Newsletter 03/04 (Winter 2010/11).
Ostrom, Elinor. 2011. “Honoring James Buchanan.” Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization 80(2): 370–73.
Madrigal, Róger, Francisco Alpízar, and Achim Schlüter. 2011. “Determinants of Performance of Community-Based Drinking Water Organizations.” World Development, online March 5, doi:10.1016/j.worlddev.2011.02.011.
Sääksvuori, Lauri, Tapio Mappes, and Mikael Puurtinen. 2011. “Costly Punishment Prevails in Intergroup Conflict.” Proceedings of the Royal Society B, doi:10.1098/rspb.2011.0252.
Persha, Lauren, Arun Agrawal, and Ashwini Chhatre. 2011. “Social and Ecological Synergy: Local Rulemaking, Forest Livelihoods, and Biodiversity Conservation.” Science 331(6024): 1606–608.
Ostrom, Elinor. 2011. “Askö 1994: Commentary by Elinor Ostrom.” In Bringing Ecologists and Economists Together: The Askö Meetings and Papers, edited by Tore Söderqvist, Anna Sundbaum, Carl Folke, and Karl-Göran Mäler, 57–58. New York: Springer.
McGinnis, Michael. 2011. “An Introduction to IAD and the Language of the Ostrom Workshop: A Simple Guide to a Complex Framework.” Policy Studies Journal 39(1) (February): 169–83.
McGinnis, Michael. 2011. “Networks of Adjacent Action Situations in Polycentric Governance.” Policy Studies Journal 39(1) (February): 51–78.
Ostrom, Elinor. 2011. “Background on the Institutional Analysis and Development Framework.” Policy Studies Journal 39(1) (February): 7–27.
Ostrom, Elinor. 2011. “Reflections on ‘Some Unsettled Problems of Irrigation’.” American Economic Review 101(1) (February): 49–63.

Public Choice 143(3-4) (June 2010)
Special issue, “Elinor Ostrom and the Diversity of Institutions.”
Transnational Corporations Review 2(2) (2010)
Special issue, “Celebrating Elinor Ostrom’s 2009 Nobel Prize in Economic Sciences.”

Auer, Matthew, and Michael Cox. 2010. “Appraising Climate Change Information Reported to Congress.” International Journal of Climate Change Strategies and Management 2(2): 118–33. (At the Emerald Literati Network Awards for Excellence 2011, paper selected as a “Highly Commended” article [among the top four articles in 2010] appearing in IJCCSM.)
Ostrom, Elinor. 2010. “The Challenge of Self-Governance in Complex Contemporary Environments.” Journal of Speculative Philosophy 24(4): 316–32.
McGinnis, Michael. 2010. “Religion Policy and the Faith-Based Initiative: Navigating the Shifting Boundaries between Church and State.” Forum on Public Policy 2010(4) (December). [online].
Ostrom, Elinor, and Harini Nagendra. 2010. “Governing the Commons in the New Millennium: A Diversity of Institutions for Natural Resource Management.” In Re-Inventing Construction, edited by Ilka and Andreas Ruby, 380–87. Berlin, Germany: Ruby Press.
Cox, Michael, Gwen Arnold, and Sergio Villamayor Tomás. 2010. “A Review of Design Principles for Community-Based Natural Resource Management.” Ecology and Society 15(4): 38. [online]
Poteete, Amy R. 2010. “Analyzing the Politics of Natural Resources: From Theories of Property Rights to Institutional Analysis and Beyond.” In Environmental Social Sciences: Methods and Research Design, edited by Ismael Vaccaro, Eric Smith, and Shankar Aswani, 57–79. New York: Cambridge University Press.
Schlüter, Achim, and Insa Theesfeld. 2010. “The Grammar of Institutions: The Challenge of Distinguishing between Strategies, Norms, and Rules.” Rationality and Society 22(4): 445–75.
Blanco, Esther. 2010. “A Social-Ecological Approach to Voluntary Environmental Initiatives: The Case of Nature-Based Tourism.” Policy Sciences 44(1) (March): 35–52.
Ostrom, Elinor, and Michael Cox. 2010. “Moving Beyond Panaceas: A Multi-Tiered Diagnostic Approach for Social-Ecological Analysis.” Environmental Conservation 37(4): 451–63.
Ostrom, Elinor. 2010. “Analyzing Collective Action.” Agricultural Economics 41(S1) (November): 155–66.
Lopez, Maria Claudia, James Murphy, John Spraggon, and John Stranlund. 2010. “Comparing the Effectiveness of Regulation and Pro-Social Emotions to Enhance Cooperation: Experimental Evidence from Fishing Communities in Colombia.” Economic Inquiry (December 16), doi: 10.1111/j.1465-7295.2010.00344.x
Vollan, Björn, and Elinor Ostrom. 2010. “Cooperation and the Commons.” Science 330(6006): 923–24.
Ostrom, Elinor, and Charlotte Hess. 2010. “Private and Common Property Rights.” In Property Law and Economics, Encyclopedia of Law and Economics, 2nd ed., edited by Boudewijn Bouckaert, 53–106. Cheltenham, UK: Edward Elgar.
Fleischman, Forrest, Kinga Boenning, Gustavo Garcia-Lopez, Sarah Mincey, Mikaela Schmitt-Harsh, Katrin Daedlow, Maria Claudia Lopez, Xavier Basurto, Burney Fischer, and Elinor Ostrom. 2010. “Disturbance, Response, and Persistence in Self-Organized Forested Communities: Analysis of Robustness and Resilience in Five Communities in Southern Indiana.” Ecology and Society 15(4): 9. [online]
Ostrom, Elinor. 2010. “The Challenge of Crafting Rules to Change Open-Access Resources into Managed Resources.” In Is Economic Growth Sustainable?, edited by Geoffrey Heal, 168–205. New York: Palgrave Macmillan.
Ostrom, Elinor. 2010. “Beyond Markets and States: Polycentric Governance of Complex Economic Systems.” In Les Prix Nobel 2009, The Nobel Foundation, 401–44. Västerås, Sweden: Edita Västra Aros. (See also French translation, "Par-Delà les Marchés et les États la Gouvernance Polycentrique des Systèmes Économiques Complexes" by Éloi Laurent, special issue on the economics of sustainable development, Revue de l’OFCE, no. 120, October 2011, pp. 15–72.)
Fischer, Burnell C., and Tatyana B. Ruseva. 2010. “What Is Happening In and Outside America’s Private Woodlands?” Journal of Forestry 108(6) (September): 304–6.
Tucker, Catherine M. 2010. “Learning on Governance in Forest Ecosystems: Lessons from Recent Research.” International Journal of the Commons 4(2) (August): 687–706.
Cole, Daniel H., and Peter Z. Grossman. 2010. “Institutions Matter! Why the Herder Problem is not a Prisoner’s Dilemma.” Theory and Decision 69(2): 219–31.
Ahn, T. K., Elinor Ostrom, and James Walker. 2010. “A Common-Pool Resource Experiment with Postgraduate Subjects from 41 Countries.” Ecological Economics 69(12) (October): 2624–33.
Ostrom, Elinor. 2010. “Institutional Analysis and Development: Elements of the Framework in Historical Perspective.” In Historical Developments and Theoretical Approaches in Sociology, edited by Charles Crothers, in Encyclopedia of Life Support Systems (EOLSS). Oxford, UK: EOLSS Publishers. Online encyclopedia.
Ostrom, Elinor. 2010. “Polycentric Systems for Coping with Collective Action and Global Environmental Change.” Global Environmental Change 20: 550–57.
Ostrom, Elinor. 2010. “Beyond Markets and States: Polycentric Governance of Complex Economic Systems.” American Economic Review 100(3) (June): 641–72. [Revised version of Nobel lecture delivered in Stockholm, Sweden, on December 8, 2009.]
Ostrom, Elinor, and Harini Nagendra. 2010. “Be Diverse.” Our Planet, the magazine of the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) (May): 10–12.
Van Laerhoven, Frank. 2010. “Governing Community Forests and the Challenge of Solving Two-Level Collective Action Dilemmas—A Large-N Perspective.” Global Environmental Change 20(3): 539–46.
Ostrom, Elinor. 2010. “A Long Polycentric Journey.” Annual Review of Political Science 13 (May): 1–23.
McGinnis, Michael, and James Walker. 2010. “Foundations of the Ostrom Workshop: Institutional Analysis, Polycentricity, and Self-Governance of the Commons.” Special issue, Public Choice 143(3–4) (June): 293–301.
Ostrom, Elinor. 2010. “The Institutional Analysis and Development Framework and the Commons.” Cornell Law Review 95(4) (May): 807–15.
Janssen, Marco, Robert Holahan, Allen Lee, and Elinor Ostrom. 2010. “Lab Experiments for the Study of Social-Ecological Systems.” Science 328(5978) (April 30): 613–17.
Ostrom, Elinor. 2010. “A Multi-Scale Approach to Coping with Climate Change and Other Collective Action Problems.” Solutions 1(2) (March–April): 27–36. See also: Interview by Christina Asquith, “Nobel Laureate Elinor Ostrom on Why Climate Change Solutions Work Best When They're Local” (Solutions, March 10, 2010).
Aligica, Paul Dragos. 2010. “Elinor Ostrom—Nobel Prize in Economics 2009.” Economic Affairs 30(1) (March): 95–96.
Toonen, Theo. 2010. “Resilience in Public Administration: The Work of Elinor and Vincent Ostrom from a Public Administration Perspective.” Public Administration Review 70(2) (March/April): 193–202.
Lam, Wai Fung, and Elinor Ostrom. 2010. “Analyzing the Dynamic Complexity of Development Interventions: Lessons from an Irrigation Experiment in Nepal.” Policy Sciences 43(1) (March): 1–25. Published online May 5, 2009.
Ostrom, Elinor. 2010. “Organizational Economics: Applications to Metropolitan Governance.” Journal of Institutional Economics 6(1) (March): 109–15.
Vitale, Tommaso. 2010. “Società locali e governo dei beni comuni: Il Nobel per l’economia a Elinor Ostrom.” Aggiornamenti Sociali 61(2): 91–101.
Basurto, Xavier, and Eric Coleman. 2010. “Institutional and Ecological Interplay for Successful Self-Governance of Community-Based Fisheries.” Ecological Economics 69(5) (March): 1094–1103.
Ostrom, Elinor. 2010. “Revising Theory in Light of Experimental Findings.” Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization 73 (2010): 68–72.
Ostrom, Elinor. 2009. “Las reglas que no se hacen cumplir son mera palabrería” [Rules without enforcement are but words on paper]. Revista de Economia Institucional 11(21) (December): 15–24. (Spanish translation of R04–15.)
Walker, James, and Elinor Ostrom. 2009. “Trust and Reciprocity as Foundations for Cooperation.” In Whom Can We Trust?: How Groups, Networks, and Institutions Make Trust Possible, edited by Karen Cook, Margaret Levi, and Russell Hardin, 91–124. New York: Russell Sage Foundation.
Ostrom, Elinor. 2009. “Social Cooperation in Collective-Action Situations.” In Beiträge der genossenschaftlichen Selbsthilfe zur wirtschaftlichen und sozialen Entwicklung [Contributions of cooperative self-help to economic and social development], edited by Hans Jürgen Rösner and Frank Schulz-Nieswandt, 49–69. Berlin: LIT Verlag.
Ostrom, Elinor. 2009. “A Polycentric Approach for Coping with Climate Change.” Policy Research Working Paper No. 5095. Background paper to the 2010 World Development Report. Washington, DC: The World Bank. [Reprinted in Annals of Economics and Finance 15(1) (2014): 97–134.]
Brondizio, Eduardo, Elinor Ostrom, and Oran Young. 2009. “Connectivity and the Governance of Multilevel Social-Ecological Systems: The Role of Social Capital.” Annual Review of Environment and Resources 34 (November): 253–78. See also French translation, “Connectivité et Gouvernance des Systèmes Socio-Écologiques Multiniveaux: Le Rôle du Capital Social,” special issue dedicated to Elinor Ostrom, Management & Avenir 7(65) (2013): 108–40.
Ostrom, Elinor. 2009. “The Contribution of Community Institutions to Environmental Problem-Solving.” In Governing the Environment: Salient Institutional Issues, edited by Albert Breton, Giorgio Brosio, Silvana Dalmazzone, and Giovanna Garrone, 87–112. Cheltenham, UK: Edward Elgar.
Basurto, Xavier, and Elinor Ostrom. 2009. “Beyond the Tragedy of the Commons.” Economia delle fonti di energia e dell’ambiente 52(1) (October): 35–60.
Bueno, Newton, and Xavier Basurto. 2009. “Resilience and Collapse of Artisanal Fisheries: A System Dynamics Analysis of a Shellfish Fishery in the Gulf of California, Mexico.” Sustainability Science 4:139–49.
Ostrom, Elinor. 2009. “Governance and Institutions.” In The Princeton Guide to Ecology, edited by Simon A. Levin, 748–53. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press.
Ostrom, Elinor. 2009. “A General Framework for Analyzing Sustainability of Social-Ecological Systems.” Science 325(5939) (July 24): 419–22.
Cudney-Bueno, Richard, and Xavier Basurto. 2009. “Lack of Cross-Scale Linkages Reduces Robustness of Community-Based Fisheries Management.” PLoS ONE 4(7) (July): e6253.
Bauer, Jacqui. 2009. “Women and the 2005 Election in Liberia.” Journal of Modern African Studies 47(2):193–211.
Basurto, Xavier, and Elinor Ostrom. 2009. “The Core Challenges of Moving Beyond Garrett Hardin.” Journal of Natural Resources Policy Research 1(3) (July): 255–59.
Ostrom, Elinor. 2009. “Building Trust to Solve Commons Dilemmas: Taking Small Steps to Test an Evolving Theory of Collective Action.” In Games, Groups, and the Global Good, edited by Simon Levin, 207–28. New York: Springer.
Ostrom, Elinor. 2009. “Unresolved Questions of the Social Sciences.” [In Swedish.] Tvärsnitt 2/09: 6–8.
Ostrom, Elinor. 2009. “Polycentric Systems as One Approach to Solving Collective-Action Problems.” In Climate Change and Sustainable Development: New Challenges for Poverty Reduction, edited by Mohamed Salih, 17–35. Cheltenham, UK: Edward Elgar.
Ostrom, Elinor. 2009. “Design Principles of Robust Property Rights Institutions: What Have We Learned?” In Property Rights and Land Policies, edited by Gregory K. Ingram and Yu-Hung Hong, 25–51. Cambridge, MA: Lincoln Institute of Land Policy.
Ostrom, Elinor, and T. K. Ahn. 2009. “The Meaning of Social Capital and Its Link to Collective Action.” In Handbook of Social Capital: The Troika of Sociology, Political Science and Economics, edited by Gert T. Svendsen and Gunnar L. Svendsen, 17–35. Northampton, MA: Edward Elgar.
Coleman, Eric, and Brian Steed. 2009. “Monitoring and Sanctioning in the Commons: An Application to Forestry.” Ecological Economics 68(7) (May): 2106–113.
Cox, James, Elinor Ostrom, James Walker, Antonio Jamie Castillo, Eric Coleman, Robert Holahan, Michael Schoon, and Brian Steed. 2009. “Trust in Private and Common Property Experiments.” Southern Economic Journal 75(4) (April): 957–75.
Basurto, Xavier, Gordon Kingsley, Kelly McQueen, Mshadoni Smith, and Christopher Weible. 2009. “A Systematic Approach to Institutional Analysis: Applying Crawford and Ostrom’s Grammar.” Political Research Quarterly 63(3): 523–37.
Ostrom, Elinor. 2009. “Gemeingütermanagement—eine Perspektive für bürgerschaftliches Engagement” [Governing a Commons from a Citizen’s Perspective]. In Wem gehört die Welt? Zur Wiederentdeckung der Gemeingüter, edited by Silke Helfrich, 218–28. München: Oekom Verlag.
Ostrom, Vincent. 2009. “Citizen-Sovereigns: The Implications of Hamilton’s Query and Tocqueville’s Conjecture about the Democratic Revolution.” In Conversations with Tocqueville: The Global Democratic Revolution in the Twenty-First Century, edited by Aurelian Craiutu and Sheldon Gellar, 19–30. Lanham, MD: Lexington Books.
Ostrom, Elinor. 2009. “Commons.” In The Oxford Companion to Global Change, edited by David Cuff and Andrew Goudie. Oxford University Press. Oxford Reference Online.
Ostrom, Elinor. 2009. “What is Social Capital?” In Social Capital: Reaching Out, Reaching In, edited by Viva Bartkus and James Davis, 17–38. Northampton, MA: Edward Elgar.
Araral, Eduardo. 2009. “What Explains Collective Action in the Commons? Theory and Evidence from the Philippines.” World Development 37(3) (March): 687–97.
Ostrom, Elinor. 2009. “Engaging with Impossibilities and Possibilities.” In Arguments for a Better World: Essays in Honor of Amartya Sen, Volume II: Society, Institutions, and Development, edited by Kaushik Basu and Ravi Kanbur, 522–41. New York: Oxford University Press.
Cole, Daniel H. 2009. “Climate Change and Collective Action.” In Current Legal Problems 2008: Volume 61, edited by Colm O’Cinneide and Jane Holder, 229–64. New York: Oxford University Press.
Mwangi, Esther, and Elinor Ostrom. 2009. “A Century of Institutions and Ecology in East Africa’s Rangelands: Linking Institutional Robustness with Ecological Resilience of Kenya’s Maasailand.” In Institutions and Sustainability: Political Economy of Agriculture and the Environment—Essays in Honour of Konrad Hagedorn, edited by Volker Beckmann and Martina Padmanabhan, 195–221. New York: Springer.
Coleman, Eric. 2009. “Institutional Factors Affecting Ecological Outcomes in Forest Management.” Journal of Policy Analysis and Management 28(1): 122–46.
Mwangi, Esther, and Elinor Ostrom. 2009. “Top-Down Solutions: Looking Up from East Africa’s Rangelands.” Environment: Science and Policy for Sustainable Development 51(1) (Jan/Feb): 34–44.
Ostrom, Vincent. 2009. “Constitutional Level of Analysis: Problems and Prospects.” In The Practice of Constitutional Development: Vincent Ostrom’s Quest to Understand Human Affairs, edited by Filippo Sabetti, Barbara Allen, and Mark Sproule-Jones, 15–29. Lanham, MD: Lexington Books.
Ostrom, Vincent. 2009. “Federalism, Polycentricity, and Res Publica: Some Reflections on the American Experiments in Republican Government.” In The Practice of Constitutional Development: Vincent Ostrom’s Quest to Understand Human Affairs, edited by Filippo Sabetti, Barbara Allen, and Mark Sproule-Jones, 31–57. Lanham, MD: Lexington Books.
Ostrom, Vincent. 2009. “Beyond Public Choice.” In The Practice of Constitutional Development: Vincent Ostrom’s Quest to Understand Human Affairs, edited by Filippo Sabetti, Barbara Allen, and Mark Sproule-Jones, 59–70. Lanham, MD: Lexington Books.
Araral, Eduardo. 2009. “The Strategic Games that Donors and Bureaucrats Play: An Institutional Rational Choice Analysis.” Journal of Public Administration Research and Theory 19(4): 853–71. Published online December 3, 2008.
Cox, Michael. 2008. “Balancing Accuracy and Meaning in Common-Pool Resource Theory.” Ecology and Society 13(2):44. [online].
Ostrom, Vincent. 2008. “American Experience in Metropolitan Governance.” In The Struggle to Constitute and Sustain Productive Orders: Vincent Ostrom’s Quest to Understand Human Affairs, edited by Mark Sproule-Jones, Barbara Allen, and Filippo Sabetti, 201–15. Lanham, MD: Lexington Books.
Ostrom, Vincent. 2008. “The Normative and Limiting Conditions in a Polycentric Political Order.” In The Struggle to Constitute and Sustain Productive Orders: Vincent Ostrom’s Quest to Understand Human Affairs, edited by Mark Sproule-Jones, Barbara Allen, and Filippo Sabetti, 29–43. Lanham, MD: Lexington Books.
Ostrom, Vincent. 2008. “Constitutional Foundations for a Theory of System Comparisons.” In The Struggle to Constitute and Sustain Productive Orders: Vincent Ostrom’s Quest to Understand Human Affairs, edited by Mark Sproule-Jones, Barbara Allen, and Filippo Sabetti, 11–26. Lanham, MD: Lexington Books.
Janssen, Marco, and Elinor Ostrom. 2008. “TURFS in the Lab: Institutional Innovation in Real-Time Dynamic Spatial Commons.” Rationality and Society 20(4): 371–97.
Ostrom, Elinor. 2008. “El Gobierno de los Bienes Comunes Desde el Punto de Vista de la Ciudadanía” [Governing a Commons from a Citizen’s Perspective]. In Genes, Bytes y Emisiones: Bienes Comunes y Ciudadanía [Genes, Bytes and Emissions: Commons and Citizenship], edited by Silke Helfrich, 268–78. Mexico: Heinrich Böll Foundation.
Altrichter, Mariana, and Xavier Basurto. 2008. “Effects of Land Privatisation on the Use of Common-Pool Resources of Varying Mobility in the Argentine Chaco.” Conservation and Society 6(2): 154–65.
Ostrom, Elinor, and Harini Nagendra. 2008. “Linking Forests, Trees, and People: From the Air, on the Ground, and in the Lab.” Current Conservation, no. 2.1 (January): 4–5.
Basurto, Xavier. 2008. “Biological and Ecological Mechanisms Supporting Marine Self-Governance: The Seri Callo de Hacha Fishery in Mexico.” Ecology and Society 13(2): 20. [online]
Evans, Tom, Abigail York, and Elinor Ostrom. 2008. “Institutional Dynamics, Spatial Organization, and Landscape Change.” In Political Economies of Landscape Change: Places of Power, edited by James Wescoat and Douglas Johnston, 111–29. New York: Springer.
Ostrom, Elinor. 2008. “Institutions and the Environment.” Economic Affairs 28(3) (September): 24–31.
Ostrom, Elinor. 2008. “Developing a Method for Analyzing Institutional Change.” In Alternative Institutional Structures: Evolution and Impact, edited by Sandra Batie and Nicholas Mercuro, 48–76. New York: Routledge.
Norberg, Jon, James Wilson, Brian Walker, and Elinor Ostrom. 2008. “Diversity and Resilience of Social-Ecological Systems.” In Complexity Theory for a Sustainable Future, edited by Jon Norberg and Graeme Cumming, 46–79. New York: Columbia University Press.
Ostrom, Elinor. 2008. “Tragedy of the Ecological Commons.” In Encyclopedia of Ecology, 1st ed., edited by Sven Erik Jorgensen and Brian D. Fath, 3573–76. Oxford: Elsevier.
Janssen, Marco, Robert Goldstone, Filippo Menczer, and Elinor Ostrom. 2008. "Effect of Rule Choice in Dynamic Interactive Spatial Commons.” International Journal of the Commons 2(2) (July): 288–312.
Ostrom, Elinor. 2008. “The Challenge of Common-Pool Resources.” Environment: Science and Policy for Sustainable Development 50(4) (July/August): 8–20.
Shivakoti, Ganesh, and Elinor Ostrom. 2008. “Facilitating Decentralized Policies for Sustainable Governance and Management of Forest Resources in Asia.” In Decentralization, Forests and Rural Communities: Policy Outcomes in South and Southeast Asia, edited by Edward Webb and Ganesh Shivakoti, 292–310. New Delhi: Sage.
Karmacharya, Mukunda, Birendra Karna, and Elinor Ostrom. 2008. “Implications of Leasehold and Community Forestry for Poverty Alleviation.” In Decentralization, Forests and Rural Communities: Policy Outcomes in South and Southeast Asia, edited by Edward Webb and Ganesh Shivakoti, 177–208. New Delhi: Sage.
Agrawal, Arun, and Elinor Ostrom. 2008. “Decentralization and Community-Based Forestry: Learning from Experience.” In Decentralization, Forests and Rural Communities: Policy Outcomes in South and Southeast Asia, edited by Edward Webb and Ganesh Shivakoti, 44–67. New Delhi: Sage.
Gordillo de Anda, Gustavo. 2008. “Citizenship in the Making.” Georgetown Journal of International Affairs 9(2) (Summer/Fall): 105–13.
Craiutu, Aurelian. 2008. “From the Social Contract to the Art of Association: A Tocquevillian Perspective.” Social Philosophy and Policy 25(2) (July): 263–87.
Blomquist, William, and Elinor Ostrom. 2008. “Deliberation, Learning, and Institutional Change: The Evolution of Institutions in Judicial Settings.” Constitutional Political Economy 19(3): 180–202.
Ostrom, Elinor. 2008. “Tragedy of the Commons.” In The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, 2nd ed., edited by Steven Durlauf and Lawrence Blume. New York: Palgrave Macmillan. [online]
Ostrom, Elinor. 2008. “Frameworks and Theories of Environmental Change.” Global Environmental Change 18(2) (May): 249–52.
Kashwan, Prakash, and Pemaram Patel. 2008. “Neighbours Who Refused to Be Excluded!: An Inter-village Conflict Arising from Exclusion of Traditional Users of Forests from JFM in Udaipur District, Rajasthan.” In Locked Horns: Conflicts and their Resolution in Community Based Natural Resource Management, edited by Astad Pastakia, 245–61. Bangalore: Books for Change.
Patel, Pemaram, and Prakash Kashwan. 2008. “Power of the Marginalised: Community Action by a Tribal Community to Uproot Encroachment from Common Grazing Land at Viyal Village, Rajasthan.” In Locked Horns: Conflicts and their Resolution in Community Based Natural Resource Management, edited by Astad Pastakia, 141–52. Bangalore: Books for Change.
Ahn, T. K., and Elinor Ostrom. 2008. “Social Capital and Collective Action.” In The Handbook of Social Capital, edited by Dario Castiglione, Jan van Deth, and Guglielmo Wolleb, 70–100. Oxford: Oxford University Press.
Morrissey, Robert, Douglass Jacobs, John Seifert, Burnell Fischer, and John Kershaw. 2008. “Competitive Success of Natural Oak Regeneration in Clearcuts during the Stem Exclusion Stage.” Canadian Journal of Forest Research 38(6) (June): 1419–30.
McGinnis, Michael, and Elinor Ostrom. 2008. “Will Lessons from Small-Scale Social Dilemmas Scale Up?” In New Issues and Paradigms in Research on Social Dilemmas, edited by Anders Biel, Daniel Eek, Tommy Gärling, and Mathias Gustaffson, 189–211. Berlin: Springer.
Sawyer, Amos. 2008. “Emerging Patterns in Liberia’s Post-Conflict Politics: Observations from the 2005 Elections.” African Affairs 107(427): 177–99.
Schwab, David, and Elinor Ostrom. 2008. “The Vital Role of Norms and Rules in Maintaining Open Public and Private Economies.” In Moral Markets: The Critical Role of Values in the Economy, edited by Paul J. Zak, 204–27. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press.
Andersson, Krister, and Elinor Ostrom. 2008. “Analyzing Decentralized Resource Regimes from a Polycentric Perspective.” Policy Sciences 41:71–93.
Barnes, Peter, Robert Costanza, Paul Hawken, David Orr, Elinor Ostrom, Alvaro Umaña, and Oran Young. 2008. “Creating an Earth Atmospheric Trust.” Science 319(5864) (February 8): 724.
Curry, Oliver, Michael Price, and Jade Price. 2008. “Patience is a Virtue: Cooperative People Have Lower Discount Rates.” Personality and Individual Differences 44(3) (February): 778–83.
Poteete, Amy, and Elinor Ostrom. 2008. “Fifteen Years of Empirical Research on Collective Action in Natural Resource Management: Struggling to Build Large-N Databases Based on Qualitative Research.” World Development 36(1): 176–95.
Sandberg, Audun. 2007. “Property Rights and Ecosystem Properties.” Land Use Policy 24:613–23.
Sefton, Martin, Robert Shupp, and James M. Walker. 2007. “The Effect of Rewards and Sanctions in Provision of Public Goods.” Economic Inquiry 45(4): 671–90.
Kashwan, Prakash, and Ramesh C. Sharma. 2007. “People’s Struggles for Water Rights over Kelo River Waters.” In Water Conflicts in India: A Million Revolts in the Making?, edited by K. J. Joy, S. Paranjape, Biksham Gujja, Vinod Goud, and Shruti Vispute, 423–28. New Delhi: Routledge.
Kashwan, Prakash. 2007. “Lava Ka Baas Traditional Water Harvesting Structure: The Community behind ‘Community’.” In Water Conflicts in India: A Million Revolts in the Making?, edited by K. J. Joy, S. Paranjape, Biksham Gujja, Vinod Goud, and Shruti Vispute, 287–92. New Delhi: Routledge.
Regmi, Ashok. 2007. “Water Security and Farmer Managed Irrigation Systems of Nepal.” In Natural Resources Security in South Asia: Nepal’s Water, edited by Fiona Rotberg and Ashok Swain, 67–109. Stockholm, Sweden: Institute for Security and Development Policy.
Steed, Brian. 2007. “Government Payments for Ecosystem Services—Lessons from Costa Rica.” Journal of Land Use and Environmental Law 23(1) (Fall): 177–202.
Ostrom, Elinor. 2007. “Collective Action and Local Development Processes.” Sociologica (Italian Journal of Sociology) 3: 1–32. See also “Comments”: (1) Luigi Curini, “Comment on Elinor Ostrom/1: A Call for More Structure in Collective Action Theory,”; (2) Carlo Donolo, “Comment on Elinor Ostrom/2: Commons in Collective Action Problems,”; (3) Guglielmo Wolleb, “Comment on Elinor Ostrom/3,” ; and (4) Elinor Ostrom, “Collective Action and Local Development Processes: A Response to the Comments.”
Duit, Andreas. 2007. “Path Dependency and Institutional Change: The Case of Industrial Emission Control in Sweden.” Public Administration 85(4): 1097–118.
Liu, Jianguo, Thomas Dietz, Stephen Carpenter, Carl Folke, Marina Alberti, Charles Redman, Stephen Schneider, Elinor Ostrom, Alice Pell, Jane Lubchenco, William Taylor, Zhiyun Ouyang, Peter Deadman, Timothy Kratz, and William Provencher. 2007. “Coupled Human and Natural Systems.” Ambio 36(8) (December): 639–49.
Ostrom, Elinor. 2007. “Challenges and Growth: The Development of the Interdisciplinary Field of Institutional Analysis.” Journal of Institutional Economics 3(3) (December): 239–64.
Nagendra, Harini, and Elinor Ostrom. 2007. “Governing the Commons in the New Millennium: A Diversity of Institutions for Natural Resource Management.” In Encyclopedia of Earth, edited by Cutler J. Cleveland. Washington, DC: Environmental Information Coalition, National Council for Science and the Environment. First published in the Encyclopedia of Earth, November 16, 2007.
Nagendra, Harini, and Elinor Ostrom. 2007. “Institutions, Collective Action and Effective Forest Management: Learning from Studies in Nepal.” In The Sage Handbook of Environment and Society, edited by Jules Pretty, et al., 578–89. London: Sage.
Banana, Abwoli, Nathan Vogt, Joseph Bahati, and William Gombya-Ssembajjwe. 2007. “Decentralized Governance and Ecological Health: Why Local Institutions Fail to Moderate Deforestation in Mpigi District of Uganda.” Scientific Research and Essays 2(10) (October): 434–45.
Auer, Matthew R. 2007. “More Aid, Better Institutions, or Both?” Sustainability Science 2(2) (October): 179–87.
van Laerhoven, Frank, and Elinor Ostrom. 2007. “Traditions and Trends in the Study of the Commons.” International Journal of the Commons 1(1) (October): 3–28.
Ostrom, Elinor. 2007. “Collective Action Theory.” In The Oxford Handbook of Comparative Politics, edited by Carles Boix and Susan C. Stokes, 186–208. Oxford: Oxford University Press.
Andersson, Krister, and Frank van Laerhoven. 2007. “From Local Strongman to Facilitator: Institutional Incentives for Participatory Municipal Governance in Latin America.” Comparative Political Studies 40(9) (September): 1085–111.
Nagendra, Harini, Sajid Pareeth, Bhawna Sharma, Charles Schweik, and Keshav Adhikari. 2007. “Forest Fragmentation and Regrowth in an Institutional Mosaic of Community, Government and Private Ownership in Nepal.” Landscape Ecology (online).
Nagendra, Harini. 2007. “Drivers of Reforestation in Human-Dominated Forests.” Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 104(39):15218–23.
Ostrom, Elinor, Marco Janssen, and John Anderies. 2007. “Going Beyond Panaceas.” Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 104(39):15176–78.
Ostrom, Elinor. 2007. “A Diagnostic Approach for Going Beyond Panaceas.” Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 104(39):15181–87.
Liu, Jianguo, Thomas Dietz, Stephen Carpenter, Marina Alberti, Carl Folke, et al. 2007. “Complexity of Coupled Human and Natural Systems.” Science 317(5844):1513–16.
Ostrom, Elinor, and Harini Nagendra. 2007. “Tenure Alone is Not Sufficient: Monitoring is Essential.” Environmental Economics and Policy Studies 8(3):175–99.
Ostrom, Elinor. 2007. “Multiple Institutions for Multiple Outcomes.” In Sustainable Resource Use: Institutional Dynamics and Economics, edited by Alex Smajgl and Silva Larson, 23–50. Sterling, VA: Earthscan.
McGinnis, Michael. 2007. “From Self-Reliant Churches to Self-Governing Communities: Comparing the Indigenisation of Christianity and Democracy in Sub-Saharan Africa.” Cambridge Review of International Affairs 20(3):401–16.
Wollenberg, Eva, Leticia Merino, Arun Agrawal, and Elinor Ostrom. 2007. “Fourteen Years of Monitoring Community-Managed Forests: Learning from IFRI’s Experience.” International Forestry Review 9(2):670–84.
Ahn, T. K., Myungsuk Lee, Lore Ruttan, and JamesWalker. 2007. “Asymmetric Payoffs in Simultaneous and Sequential Prisoner’s Dilemma Games.” Public Choice [online].
Schlager, Edella. 2007. “A Comparison of Frameworks, Theories, and Models of Policy Processes.” In Theories of the Policy Process, 2nd ed., edited by Paul A. Sabatier, 293–319. Boulder, CO: Westview Press.
Blomquist, William. 2007. “The Policy Proces and Large-N Comparative Studies.” In Theories of the Policy Process, 2nd ed., edited by Paul A. Sabatier, 261–89. Boulder, CO: Westview Press.
Miller, Andrew R., and Nives Dolšak. 2007. “Issue Linkages in International Environmental Policy: International Whaling Commission and Japanese Development Aid.” Global Environmental Politics 7(1) (February): 69–96.
Janssen, Marco, John M. Anderies, and Elinor Ostrom. 2007. “Robustness of Social-Ecological Systems to Spatial and Temporal Variability.” Society and Natural Resources 20(4) (April): 307–22.
Auer, Matthew. 2007. “The Policy Sciences in Critical Perspective.” In Handbook of Public Administration, 3rd ed., edited by Jack Rabin, W. Bartley Hildreth, and Gerald J. Miller, 541–62. New York: CRC Press.
Ostrom, Elinor. 2007. “Institutional Rational Choice: An Assessment of the Institutional Analysis and Development Framework.” In Theories of the Policy Process, 2nd ed., edited by Paul A. Sabatier, 21–64. Boulder, CO: Westview Press.
Ostrom, Elinor. 2007. “Biography of Robert Axelrod.” PS: Political Science & Politics 40(1) (January): 171–74.
Andersson, Krister, and Clark C. Gibson. 2007. “Decentralized Governance and Environmental Change: Local Institutional Moderation of Deforestation in Bolivia.” Journal of Policy Analysis and Management 26(1): 99-123.
Ostrom, Vincent. 2007. “Some Developments in the Study of Market Choice, Public Choice, and Institutional Choice.” In Handbook of Public Administration, 3rd ed., edited by Jack Rabin, W. Bartley Hildreth, and Gerald Miller, 1101-21. New York: CRC Press.

Journal of Institutional Economics
Vol. 2, No. 2, August 2006. A special issue on institutions and ecosystems derived from papers presented at the Workshop on the Workshop 3 (WOW3) conference held at Indiana University, June 2–6, 2004. Introduction by Marco Janssen. Contributors: John Anderies, Esther Mwangi, Theo Toonen, Gerrit Dijkstra, Frits van der Meer, Wai Fung Lam, Ganesh Shivakoti, and Ram Bastakoti.

Ostrom, Vincent. 2006. “Fondamenti costituzionali per una teoria delle comparazioni tra sistemi” (Constitutional Foundations for a Theory of System Comparisons). La Rivista delle Politiche Sociali (Italian Journal of Social Policy), no. 2, 127–43.
Polski, Margaret. 2006. “The Economic Organisation of Biomedical Research in the USA.” International Social Science Journal 188 (June): 283–97.
Hess, Charlotte, and Elinor Ostrom. 2006. “A Framework for Analysing the Microbiological Commons.” International Social Science Journal 188 (June): 335–49.
Potoski, Matthew, and Aseem Prakash. 2006. “Institutional Design for EMS-Based Government Procurement Policies.” Global Environmental Politics 6(4) (November): 13–22.
Yandle, Tracy. 2006. “Sharing Natural Resource Management Responsibility: Examining the New Zealand Rock Lobster Co-Management Experience.” Policy Sciences 39(3) (September): 249–278.
Dolšak, Nives, and Maureen Dunn. 2006. “Investments in Global Warming Mitigation: The Case of ‘Activities Implemented Jointly’.” Policy Sciences 39(3) (September): 233–48.
Kim, Kwanbo. 2006. “New Institutional Arrangement for the Self-Governance of Korean Irrigation Systems: The Case of Farmers’ Self-Governing Model District Program.” Korean Society and Public Administration 8:239–78.
Hayes, Tanya. 2006. “Parks, People, and Forest Protection: An Institutional Assessment of the Effectiveness of Protected Areas.” World Development 34(12) (December): 2064–75.
Janssen, Marco, and Elinor Ostrom. 2006. “Empirically Based, Agent-Based Models.” Ecology and Society 11(2):37. [online]
Janssen, Marco, and Elinor Ostrom. 2006. “Adoption of a New Regulation for the Governance of Common-Pool Resources by a Heterogeneous Population.” In Inequality, Cooperation, and Environmental Sustainability, edited by Jean-Marie Baland, Pranab Bardhan, and Samuel Bowles, 60–96. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press.
Ostrom, Elinor. 2006. “12 Questions To . . . Elinor Ostrom.” GAIA – Ecological Perspectives for Science and Society 15(4) (December): 246–47.
Sawyer, Amos. 2006. “Social Capital, Survival Strategies, and Their Potential for Post-Conflict Governance in Liberia.” In Linking the Formal and Informal Economy: Concepts and Policies, edited by Basudeb Guha-Khasnobis, Ravi Kanbur, and Elinor Ostrom, 230–45. Oxford, UK: Oxford University Press.
Andersson, Krister, and Diego Pacheco. 2006. “Turning to Forestry for a Way Out of Poverty: Is Formalizing Property Rights Enough?” In Linking the Formal and Informal Economy: Concepts and Policies, edited by Basudeb Guha-Khasnobis, Ravi Kanbur, and Elinor Ostrom, 195–211. Oxford, UK: Oxford University Press.
Ostrom, Elinor, and Harini Nagendra. 2006. “Insights on Linking Forests, Trees, and People from the Air, on the Ground, and in the Laboratory.” Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS) 103(51): 19224–31. Recipients of the PNAS 2006 Cozzarelli Prize. See also “Profile of Elinor Ostrom,” by Nick Zagorski, PNAS 103(51) (2006): 19221–23.
Ostrom, Elinor. 2006. “The Value-Added of Laboratory Experiments for the Study of Institutions and Common-Pool Resources.” Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization 61(2) (October): 149–63.
Barrett, Christopher, Clark Gibson, Barak Hoffman, and Mathew McCubbins. 2006. “The Complex Links between Governance and Biodiversity.” Conservation Biology 20(5): 1358–66.
Apesteguia, Jose, and Frank Maier-Rigaud. 2006. “The Role of Rivalry: Public Goods versus Common-Pool Resources.” Journal of Conflict Resolution 50(5) (October): 646–63.
Cardenas, Juan-Camilo, and Elinor Ostrom. 2006. “How Norms Help Reduce the Tragedy of the Commons: A Multi-Layer Framework for Analyzing Field Experiments.” In Norms and the Law, edited by John N. Drobak, 105–36. New York: Cambridge University Press.
Janssen, Marco, Michael Schoon, Weimao Ke, and Katy Börner. 2006. “Scholarly Networks on Resilience, Vulnerability and Adaptation within the Human Dimensions of Global Environmental Change.” Global Environmental Change 16(3) (August): 240–52.
Young, Oran, Frans Berkhout, Gilberto Gallopin, Marco Janssen, Elinor Ostrom, and Sander van der Leeuw. 2006. “The Globalization of Socio-Ecological Systems: An Agenda for Scientific Research.” Global Environmental Change 16(3) (August): 304–16.
Janssen, Marco, and Elinor Ostrom. 2006. “Resilience, Vulnerability, and Adaptation: A Cross-Cutting Theme of the International Human Dimensions Programme on Global Environmental Change.” EDITORIAL. Global Environmental Change 16(3) (August): 237–39.
Ostrom, Elinor. 2006. “Multiple Institutions for Multiple Outcomes.” In Adapting Rules for Sustainable Resource Use, edited by Alex Smajgl and Silva Larson, 29–57. Townsville, Australia: CSIRO Sustainable Ecosystems.
Janssen, Marco, and Elinor Ostrom. 2006. “Governing Social-Ecological Systems.” In Handbook of Computational Economics: Agent-Based Computational Economics, vol. 2, edited by Leigh Tesfatsion and Kenneth L. Judd, 1465–509. Amsterdam: Elsevier.
Agrawal, Arun, and Elinor Ostrom. 2006. “Political Science and Conservation Biology: A Dialog of the Deaf.” Conservation Biology 20(3) (June): 681–2.
Dietz, Thomas, Elinor Ostrom, and Paul Stern. 2006. “The Struggle to Govern the Commons.” In Science Magazine’s State of the Planet 2006-2007, edited by Donald Kennedy, and the editors of Science, 126–41. Washington, DC: Island Press.
Janssen, Marco, and Elinor Ostrom. 2006. “Resilience, Vulnerability and Adaptation.” IHDP Update (Newsletter of the International Human Dimensions Programme on Global Environmental Change) 1/2006, pp. 10–11.
Ostrom, Elinor. 2006. “The Complexity of Rules and How They May Evolve Over Time.” In Evolution and Design of Institutions, edited by Christian Schubert and Georg von Wangenheim, 100–22. New York: Routledge.
Kashwan, Prakash. 2006. “Forest Governance: A Case Study of Mahakaushal Region in Madhya Pradesh, India.” In Stakeholder Participation in Environmental Governance, 173–84. LEAD Global Training Session, Case Studies. New Delhi: LEAD India.
Kashwan, Prakash. 2006. “Traditional Water Harvesting Structure: Community behind ‘Community’.” Economic and Political Weekly, February 18, pp. 596–98.
Aligica, Paul Dragos. 2006. “Institutional and Stakeholder Mapping: Frameworks for Policy Analysis and Institutional Change.” Public Organization Review 6(1) (March): 79–90.
Tooby, John, Leda Cosmides, and Michael Price. 2006. “Cognitive Adaptations for n-person Exchange: The Evolutionary Roots of Organizational Behavior.” Managerial and Decision Economics 27(2–3) (March–May): 103–29.
Auer, Matthew, Catherine Karr-Colque, Jan McAlpine, and Brian Doench. 2006. “Forest Law Enforcement and Governance: Resolve Needed from All Sides.” The Georgetown Public Policy Review 11(1) (Winter 2005–06): 57–67.
Price, Michael. 2006. “Monitoring, Reputation, and 'Greenbeard' Reciprocity in a Shuar Work Team.” Journal of Organizational Behavior 27(2) (March): 201–19.
Andersson, Krister, Clark Gibson, and Fabrice Lehoucq. 2006. “Municipal Politics and Forest Governance: Comparative Analysis of Decentralization in Bolivia and Guatemala.” World Development 34(3) (March): 576–95.
Ostrom, Vincent. 2006. “Citizen-Sovereigns: The Source of Contestability, the Rule of Law, and the Conduct of Public Entrepreneurship.” PS: Political Science & Politics 39(1) (January): 13–17. APSA 2005 John Gaus Award Lecture.
Ostrom, Elinor. 2006. “Converting Threats into Opportunities.” PS: Political Science & Politics 39(1) (January): 3–12. APSA 2005 James Madison Award Lecture.
Auer, Matthew. 2006. “Contexts, Multiple Methods, and Values in the Study of Common-Pool Resources.” Journal of Policy Analysis and Management 25(1): 215–27.
Ostrom, Elinor. 2006. “Not Just One Best System: The Diversity of Institutions for Coping with the Commons.” In Researching the Culture in Agri-Culture: Social Research for International Agricultural Development, edited by Michael Cernea and Amir Kassam, 329–60. Cambridge, MA: CABI Publishing.
Ostrom, Vincent. 2006. “Self-Government and Federalism.” In Federalism in America: An Encyclopedia, vol. 2, edited by Joseph Marbach, Ellis Katz, and Troy Smith, 559–61. Westport, CT: Greenwood Press.

“Polycentric Political Economy: A Festschrift for Elinor and Vincent Ostrom.”
Special issue, Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization 57(2) (June 2005): 141–244.

Acheson, James, and Roy Gardner. 2005. “Spatial Strategies and Territoriality in the Maine Lobster Industry.” Rationality and Society 17(3): 309–41.
Polski, Margaret. 2005. “The Institutional Economics of Biodiversity, Biological Materials, and Bioprospecting.” Ecological Economics 53:543–57.
Araral, Eduardo. 2005. “Bureaucratic Incentives, Path Dependence, and Foreign Aid: An Empirical Institutional Analysis of Irrigation in the Philippines.” Policy Sciences 38(2-3) (September): 131–57.
Stake, Jeffrey. 2005. “Evolution of Rules in a Common Law System: Differential Litigation of the Fee Tail and Other Perpetuities.” Florida State University Law Review 32(2) (Winter): 401–24.
Sawyer, Amos. 2005. “Liberating Liberia: Understanding the Nature and Needs of Governance.” Harvard International Review 27(3) (October): 18–22.
Mwangi, Esther, and Brent Swallow. 2005. “Invasion of Prosopis Juliflora and Local Livelihoods: Case Study from the Lake Baringo Area of Kenya.” ICRAF Working Paper no. 3. Nairobi, Kenya: World Agroforestry Centre.
Ostrom, Elinor. 2005. “Response to Zakir Husain and Rabindra Bhattacharya’s ‘Common Pool Resources and Contextual Factors: Evolution of a Fishermen’s Cooperative in Calcutta’.” Ecological Economics 55(2) (November): 139–42.
York, Abigail, Marco Janssen, and Elinor Ostrom. 2005. “Incentives Affecting Land Use Decisions of Nonindustrial Private Forest Landowners.” In Handbook of Global Environmental Politics, edited by Peter Dauvergne, 233–48. Cheltenham, UK: Edward Elgar.
Ostrom, Elinor. 2005. “Policies That Crowd Out Reciprocity and Collective Action.” In Moral Sentiments and Material Interests: The Foundations of Cooperation in Economic Life, edited by Herbert Gintis, Samuel Bowles, Robert Boyd, and Ernst Fehr, 253–75. Cambridge, MA: MIT Press.
Jagger, Pamela, John Pender, and Berhanu Gebremedhin. 2005. “Trading Off Environmental Sustainability for Empowerment and Income: Woodlot Devolution in Northern Ethiopia.” World Development 33(9):1491–510.
Agrawal, Arun. 2005. “Environmentality: Community, Intimate Government, and the Making of Environmental Subjects in Kumaon, India.” Current Anthropology 46(2) (April): 161–90.
Ostrom, Elinor. 2005. “Doing Institutional Analysis: Digging Deeper Than Markets and Hierarchies.” In Handbook of New Institutional Economics, edited by Claude Menard and Mary M. Shirley, 819–48. Dordrecht, the Netherlands: Springer.
Hayes, Tanya M., and Elinor Ostrom. 2005. “Conserving the World’s Forests: Are Protected Areas the Only Way?” Indiana Law Review 38:595–617.
Ostrom, Elinor. 2005. “Unlocking Public Entrepreneurship and Public Economies.” Discussion Paper No. 2005/01. Helsinki, Finland: World Institute for Development Economics Research (UNU/WIDER).
Gibson, Clark C., John T. Williams, and Elinor Ostrom. 2005. "Local Enforcement and Better Forests." World Development 33(2) (February): 273–84.
Andersson, Krister, and Diego Pacheco. 2005. "Cómo Hacer Funcionar la Gestión Descentralizada de los Recursos Naturales?: El Papel de la Comunicación y la Cooperación Interorganizacional." Gestion y Politica Publica 14(1):75–105.
Sawyer, Amos. 2004. "Governance and Democratization." In West Africa’s Security Challenges: Building Peace in a Troubled Region, edited by Adekeye Adebajo and Ismail Rashid, 93–116. Boulder, CO: Lynne Rienner.
Cardenas, Juan-Camilo, T. K. Ahn, and Elinor Ostrom. 2004. "Communication and Co-operation in a Common-Pool Resource Dilemma: A Field Experiment." In Advances in Understanding Strategic Behaviour: Game Theory, Experiments and Bounded Rationality, edited by Steffen Huck, 258–86. New York: Palgrave Macmillan.
Sabetti, Filippo. 2004. "Local Roots of Constitutionalism." Perspectives on Political Science 33(2) (Spring): 70–78.
Ostrom, Elinor. 2004. "The Ten Most Important Books." Tidsskriftet Politik 4(7) (December): 36–48.
Andersson, Krister, and Diego Pacheco. 2004. "The Historical Origins of Modern Forestry in Bolivia--The Challenge to Govern a Vast Land." Policy Matters 13 (November): 40–49.
Bhat, Anjali, and William Blomquist. 2004. "Policy, Politics, and Water Management in the Guadalquivir River Basin, Spain." Water Resources Research 40(8) (July): 1–11.
Reisig, Michael D., and Roger B. Parks. 2004. "Can Community Policing Help the Truly Disadvantaged?" Crime & Delinquency 50(2) (April): 139–67.
Ostrom, Elinor. 2002–2003. "Managing Resources in the Global Commons." Journal of Business Administration and Policy Analysis 30–31:401–13.
Cardenas, Juan-Camilo, and Elinor Ostrom. 2004. "What Do People Bring Into the Game?: Experiments in the Field about Cooperation in the Commons." Agricultural Systems 82(3) (December): 307–26.
Poteete, Amy, and Elinor Ostrom. 2004. "In Pursuit of Comparable Concepts and Data about Collective Action." Agricultural Systems 82(3) (December): 215–32.
Andersson, Krister, and Marilyn Hoskins. 2004. "Information Use and Abuse in the Local Governance of Common-Pool Forest Resources." Forests, Trees and Livelihoods 14:295–312.
Ostrom, Elinor, and Marco Janssen. 2004. “Multi-Level Governance and Resilience of Social-Ecological Systems.” In Globalisation, Poverty and Conflict: A Critical ‘Development’ Reader, edited by Max Spoor, 239–59. Dordrecht, the Netherlands: Kluwer Academic.
Cardenas, Juan-Camilo, and Elinor Ostrom. 2004. "What Do People Bring Into the Game?: Experiments in the Field about Communication in the Commons." CAPRi Working Paper no. 32. Washington, DC: International Food Policy Research Institute.
Gordillo, Gustavo, and Krister Andersson. 2004. "From Policy Lessons to Policy Actions: Motivation to Take Evaluation Seriously." Public Administration and Development 24:305–20.
Sawyer, Amos. 2004. "Violent Conflicts and Governance Challenges in West Africa: The Case of the Mano River Basin Area." Journal of Modern African Studies 42(3):437–63.
Craiutu, Aurelian, and Jeremy Jennings. 2004. "The Third Democracy: Tocqueville's Views of America after 1840." American Political Science Review 98(3) (August): 391–404.
Acheson, James, and Roy Gardner. 2004. "Strategies, Conflict, and the Emergence of Territoriality: The Case of the Maine Lobster Industry." American Anthropologist 106(2):296–307.
Andersson, Krister P., Clark C. Gibson, and Fabrice Lehoucq. 2004. “The Politics of Decentralized Natural Resource Governance.” PS: Political Science and Politics 37(3) (July): 421–26.
Ostrom, Elinor. 2004. "Rules Without Enforcement Are But Words on Paper." IHDP Newsletter 2:8–10.
Poteete, Amy, and Elinor Ostrom. 2004. "Heterogeneity, Group Size and Collective Action: The Role of Institutions in Forest Management." Development and Change 35(3) (June): 435–61.
Anderies, J. Marty, Marco Janssen, and Elinor Ostrom. 2004. “A Framework to Analyze the Robustness of Social-Ecological Systems from an Institutional Perspective.” Ecology and Society 9(1):18.
Andersson, Krister, and Marco Janssen. 2004. "Institutional Innovation and Adaptive Management: Learning from Bolivia's Decentralization Experiment." In The Role of Biodiversity Conservation in the Transition to Rural Sustainability, edited by Stephen S. Light, 63–78. Amsterdam: IOS Press.
Ostrom, Elinor, and Vincent Ostrom. 2004. “The Quest for Meaning in Public Choice.” American Journal of Economics and Sociology 63(1) (January): 105–47.
Heikkila, Tanya. 2004. “Institutional Boundaries and Common-Pool Resource Management: A Comparative Analysis of Water Management Programs in California." Journal of Policy Analysis and Management 23(1) (Winter): 97–117.
Andersson, Krister. 2004. "Who Talks with Whom? The Role of Repeated Interactions in Decentralized Forest Governance." World Development 32(2):233–49.
Myint, Tun. 2003. “Democracy in Global Environmental Governance: Issues, Interests, and Actors in the Mekong and the Rhine.” Indiana Journal of Global Legal Studies 10(1) (Winter): 287–314.
Poteete, Amy. 2003. “Ideas, Interests, and Institutions: Challenging the Property Rights Paradigm in Botswana." Governance: An International Journal of Policy, Administration, and Institutions 16(4) (October): 527–57.
Ahn, T. K., Elinor Ostrom, and James Walker. 2003. “Heterogeneous Preferences and Collective Action.” Public Choice 117(3-4) (December): 295–314.
Dietz, Thomas, Elinor Ostrom, and Paul Stern. 2003. “The Struggle to Govern the Commons.” Science 302 (5652): 1907–12. Recipient of 2005 Sustainability Science Award, Ecological Society of America.
Ostrom, Elinor. 2003. “How Types of Goods and Property Rights Jointly Affect Collective Action.” Journal of Theoretical Politics 15(3) (July): 239–70.
Schmidt, David, Robert Shupp, James Walker, and Elinor Ostrom. 2003. "Playing Safe in Coordination Games: The Role of Risk Dominance, Payoff Dominance, and History of Play." Games and Economic Behavior 42(2) (February): 281–99.
Hess, Charlotte, and Elinor Ostrom. 2003. "Ideas, Artifacts, and Facilities: Information as a Common-Pool Resource." Law and Contemporary Problems 66(1&2) (Winter/Spring): 111–45.
Ostrom, Elinor, Paul C. Stern, and Thomas Dietz. 2003. “Water Rights in the Commons.” Water Resources IMPACT 5(2) (March): 9–12.
Poteete, Amy, and Elinor Ostrom. 2003. “In Pursuit of Comparable Concepts and Data about Collective Action.” CAPRi working paper no. 29. Washington, DC: International Food Policy Research Institute.
Becker, C. Dustin. 2003. “Grassroots to Grassroots: Why Forest Preservation was Rapid at Loma Alta, Ecuador.” World Development 31(1):163–76.
Low, Bobbi, Elinor Ostrom, Carl Simon, and James Wilson. 2003. “Redundancy and Diversity: Do They Influence Optimal Management?” In Navigating Social-Ecological Systems: Building Resilience for Complexity and Change, edited by Fikret Berkes, Johan Colding, and Carl Folke, 83–114. New York: Cambridge University Press.
Kyung-Won, Lee, Joung-Hwa Kim, and T. K. Ahn. 2002. “The Conflict over the Separation of Prescribing and Dispensing Practice (SPDP) in Korea: A Bargaining Perspective.” Korean Journal of Health Policy & Administration 12(4) (December): 91–113.
Kollman, Kelly, and Aseem Prakash. 2002. “EMS-based Environmental Regimes as Club Goods: Examining Variations in Firm-level Adoption of ISO 14001 and EMAS in U.K., U.S. and Germany.” Policy Sciences 35:43–67.
Gibson, Clark, Fabrice Lehoucq, and John Williams. 2002. “Does Privatization Protect Natural Resources? Property Rights and Forests in Guatemala.” Social Science Quarterly 83(1) (March): 206–25.
Stern, Paul C., Thomas Dietz, and Elinor Ostrom. 2002. “Research on the Commons: Lessons for Environmental Resource Managers.” Environmental Practice 4(2) (June): 61–64.
Futemma, Celia, Fabio de Castro, Maria Clara Silva-Forsberg, and Elinor Ostrom. 2002. “The Emergence and Outcomes of Collective Action: An Institutional and Ecosystem Approach.” Society and Natural Resources 15:503-522. Reprinted in Ambiente & Sociedade V(10) (2002): 107–27.
Barrett, Christopher, Katrina Brandon, Clark Gibson, and Heidi Gjertsen. 2001. “Conserving Tropical Biodiversity amid Weak Institutions.” BioScience 51(6) (June): 497–502.
Agrawal, Arun. 2001. “Common Property Institutions and Sustainable Governance of Resources.” World Development 29(10):1649–72.
Agrawal, Arun, and Elinor Ostrom. 2001. “Collective Action, Property Rights, and Decentralization in Resource Use in India and Nepal.” Politics & Society 29(4) (December): 485–514.
Schmidt, David, Robert Shupp, James Walker, T. K. Ahn, and Elinor Ostrom. 2001. “Dilemma Games: Game Parameters and Matching Protocols.” Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization 46:357–77.
Webb, Edward L., and Ambika Prasad Gautam. 2001. “Effects of Community Forest Management on the Structure and Diversity of a Successional Broadleaf Forest in Nepal.” International Forestry Review 3(2):146–57.
Kuhnert, Stephan. 2001. "An Evolutionary Theory of Collective Action: Schumpeterian Entrepreneurship for the Common Good." Constitutional Political Economy 12:13–29.
Varughese, George, and Elinor Ostrom. 2001. “The Contested Role of Heterogeneity in Collective Action: Some Evidence from Community Forestry in Nepal.” World Development 29(5) (May): 747–65.
Brandt, Patrick T., and John T. Williams. 2001. “A Linear Poisson Autoregressive Model: The Poisson AR(p) Model.” Political Analysis 9(2):1–21.
Ahn, T. K., Elinor Ostrom, David Schmidt, Robert Shupp, and James Walker. 2001. "Cooperation in PD Games: Fear, Greed, and History of Play." Public Choice 106(1/2):137–55.
Cardenas, Juan-Camilo, John Stranlund, and Cleve Willis. 2000. “Local Environmental Control and Institutional Crowding-Out.” World Development 28(10):1719–33.
Ostrom, Elinor. 2000. "Private and Common Property Rights." In Encyclopedia of Law and Economics, vol. II. Civil Law and Economics, edited by Boudewijn Bouckaert and Gerrit De Geest, 332–79. Cheltenham, UK: Edward Elgar.
Schmitt, Pamela, Kurtis Swope, and James Walker. 2000. "Collective Action with Incomplete Commitment: Experimental Evidence." Southern Economic Journal 66(4):829–54.
Ostrom, Elinor. 2000. “Collective Action and the Evolution of Social Norms.” Journal of Economic Perspectives 14(3) (Summer): 137–58.
Gardner, Roy, Andrew Herr, Elinor Ostrom, and James Walker. 2000. "The Power and Limitations of Proportional Cutbacks in Common-Pool Resources." Journal of Development Economics 62:515–33.
Ostrom, Elinor. 2000. “The Danger of Self-Evident Truths.” PS: Political Science & Politics 33(1) (March): 33–44.
Gibson, Clark, Elinor Ostrom, and T. K. Ahn. 2000. “The Concept of Scale and the Human Dimensions of Global Change: A Survey.” Ecological Economics 32(2) (Feb.): 217–39.
McGinnis, Michael. 2000. “Political Substitutability in Complex Humanitarian Emergencies: A Model of Individual Choice and International Response.” Journal of Conflict Resolution 44(1) (Feb.): 62–89.
Walker, James, Roy Gardner, Elinor Ostrom, and Andrew Herr. 2000. "Collective Choice in the Commons: Experimental Results on Proposed Allocation Rules and Votes." The Economic Journal 110(460) (January): 212–34.
Agrawal, Arun, and Clark Gibson. 1999. “Enchantment and Disenchantment: The Role of Community in Natural Resource Conservation.” World Development 27(4):629–49.
Wilson, James, Bobbi Low, Robert Costanza, and Elinor Ostrom. 1999. "Scale Misperceptions and the Spatial Dynamics of a Social-Ecological System." Ecological Economics 31(2) (November): 243–57.
Costanza, Robert, Bobbi Low, Elinor Ostrom, James Wilson, and Carl P. Simon. 1999. "Human-Ecosystem Interactions: A Dynamic Integrated Model." Ecological Economics 31(2) (November): 227–42.
McGinnis, Michael. 1999. "Rent-Seeking, Redistribution, and Reform in the Governance of Global Markets." In Globalization and Governance, edited by Aseem Prakash and Jeffrey A. Hart, 54–76. New York: Routledge.
Ostrom, Vincent. 1999. "Taking Constitutions Seriously: Buchanan's Challenge to Twentieth-Century Political Science." In Competition & Cooperation, edited by James E. Alt, Margaret Levi, and Elinor Ostrom, 123–36. New York: Russell Sage Foundation.
Ostrom, Elinor. 1999. "Institutional Rational Choice: An Assessment of the Institutional Analysis and Development Framework." In Theories of the Policy Process, edited by Paul Sabatier, 35–71. Boulder, CO: Westview Press.
Ostrom, Elinor. 1999. "Coping with Tragedies of the Commons." Annual Review of Political Science 2:493–535.
Hayashi, Nahoko, Elinor Ostrom, James Walker, and Toshio Yamagishi. 1999. "Reciprocity, Trust, and the Sense of Control: A Cross-Societal Study." Rationality and Society 11(1) (February): 27–46.
Koontz, Tomas M. 1999. "Administrators and Citizens: Measuring Agency Officials' Efforts to Foster and Use Public Input in Forest Policy." Journal of Public Administration Research and Theory 9 (April): 251–80.
Gibson, Clark C. 1999. "Bureaucrats and the Environment in Africa: The Politics of Structural Choice in a One Party State." Comparative Politics 31 (April): 273–93.
Ostrom, Elinor, Joanna Burger, Christopher Field, Richard B. Norgaard, and David Policansky. 1999. "Revisiting the Commons: Local Lessons, Global Challenges." Science 284(5412) (April 9): 278–82.
Rasmusen, Eric. 1998. "The Observed Choice Problem in Estimating the Cost of Policies." Economics Letters 61:13–15.
Auer, Matthew R. 1998. "Agency Reform as Decision Process: The Reengineering of the Agency for International Development." Policy Sciences 31:81–105.
Ostrom, Elinor. 1998. "Self-Governance of Common-Pool Resources." In The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics and the Law, vol. 3, edited by Peter Newman, 424–33. London: Macmillan Press.
Gibson, Clark, and Tomas Koontz. 1998. "When 'Community' is Not Enough: Institutions and Values in Community-Based Forest Management in Southern Indiana." Human Ecology 26(4):621–47.
Ostrom, Elinor. 1998. "The Comparative Study of Public Economies." Acceptance paper for the Frank E. Seidman Distinguished Award in Political Economy, Rhodes College, Memphis, TN, September 26, 1997. Memphis, TN: P.K. Seidman Foundation, 1–66.
Ostrom, Elinor. 1998. "A Behavioral Approach to the Rational Choice Theory of Collective Action." 1997 APSA Presidential Address. American Political Science Review 92(1) (March): 1–22.
Ostrom, Vincent. 1998. "Some Developments in the Study of Market Choice, Public Choice, and Institutional Choice." In Handbook of Public Administration, 2nd ed., edited byJack Rabin, W. Bartley Hildreth, and Gerald J. Miller, 1065–87. New York: Marcel Dekker.
Koontz, Tomas. 1997. "Differences between State and Federal Public Forest Management: The Importance of Rules." Publius 27(1) (Winter): 15–37.
Ostrom, Vincent, and Elinor Ostrom. 1997. "Cultures: Frameworks, Theories, and Models." In Culture Matters: Essays in Honor of Aaron Wildavsky, edited by Richard J. Ellis and Michael Thompson, 79–88. Boulder, CO: Westview Press.
Agrawal, Arun, and Gautam N. Yadama. 1997. "How Do Local Institutions Mediate Market and Population Pressures on Resources? Forest Panchayats in Kumaon, India." Development and Change 28(3) (July): 435–65.
Bickers, Kenneth N., and Robert N. Stein. 1997. "Building Majority Coalitions for Sub-Majority Benefit Distributions." Public Choice 91:229–49.
Schweik, Charles M., Keshav Adhikari, and Kala Nidhi Pandit. 1997. "Land-Cover Change and Forest Institutions: A Comparison of Two Sub-Basins in the Southern Siwalik Hills of Nepal." Mountain Research and Development 17(2): 99–116.
Herr, Andrew, Roy Gardner, and James Walker. 1997. "An Experimental Study of Time-Independent and Time-Dependent Externalities in the Commons." Games and Economic Behavior 19:77–96.
Oakerson, Ronald J., and S. Tjip Walker. 1997. "Analyzing Policy Reform and Reforming Policy Analysis: An Institutionalist Approach." In Policy Studies and Developing Nations: An Institutional and Implementation Focus, edited by Derick W. Brinkerhoff, vol. 5, 21–51. Greenwich, CT: JAI Press.
Lam, Wai Fung, Myungsuk Lee, and Elinor Ostrom. 1997. "The Institutional Analysis and Development Framework: Application to Irrigation Policy in Nepal." In Policy Studies and Developing Nations: An Institutional and Implementation Focus, edited by Derick W. Brinkerhoff, vol. 5, 53–85. Greenwich, CT: JAI Press.
Gardner, Roy, and Jurgen von Hagen. 1997. "Sequencing and the Size of the Budget: Experimental Evidence." In Understanding Strategic Interaction: Essays in Honor of Reinhard Selten, edited by Wulf Albers, Werner Guth, Peter Hammerstein, Benny Moldovanu, and Eric van Damme, 465–74. Berlin: Springer-Verlag.
Williams, John T., and Brian K. Collins. 1997. "The Political Economy of Corporate Taxation." American Journal of Political Science 41(1) (Jan.): 208–44.
Ostrom, Elinor, and James Walker. 1997. "Neither Markets Nor States: Linking Transformation Processes in Collective Action Arenas." In Perspectives on Public Choice: A Handbook, edited by Dennis C. Mueller, 35–72. New York: Cambridge University Press.
Eggertsson, Thráinn. 1996. "No Experiments, Monumental Disasters: Why It Took a Thousand Years to Develop a Specialized Fishing Industry in Iceland." Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization 30(1) (July): 1–24.
Eggertsson, Thráinn. 1996. "The Social Science of Wealth." In Foundations of Research in Economics: How Do Economists Do Economics?, edited bySteven G. Medema and Warren J. Samuels, 60–75. Cheltenham, UK; Brookfield, VT: Edward Elgar.
Agrawal, Arun. 1996. "The Community vs. the Market and the State: Forest Use in Uttarkhand in the Indian Himalayas." Journal of Agricultural and Environmental Ethics 9(1):1–15.
Ostrom, Vincent. 1996. "Faustian Bargains." Constitutional Political Economy 7:303–308.
McGinnis, Michael. 1996. "Elinor Ostrom: A Career in Institutional Analysis." PS: Political Science & Politics 29(4): 737–41.
Carlsson, Lars. 1996. "Nonhierarchical Implementation Analysis: An Alternative to the Methodological Mismatch in Policy Analysis." Journal of Theoretical Politics 8(4) (Oct.): 527–46.
Eggertsson, Thráinn. 1996. "The Economics of Control and the Cost of Property Rights." In Rights to Nature: Ecological, Economic, Cultural, and Political Principles of Institutions for the Environment, edited bySusan Hanna, Carl Folke, and Karl-Goran Maler, 157–75. Washington, DC: Island Press.
Agrawal, Arun. 1996. "Poststructuralist Approaches to Development: Some Critical Reflections." Peace & Change 21(4) (Oct.): 464–77.
Allen, Barbara. 1996. "Tocqueville's Analysis of Belief in a Transcendent Order, Enlightened Interest and Democracy." Journal of Theoretical Politics 8(3) (July): 383–414.
Ostrom, Elinor. 1996. "Crossing the Great Divide: Coproduction, Synergy, and Development." World Development 24(6) (June): 1073–87.
Ostrom, Elinor. 1996. "Incentives, Rules of the Game, and Development." In Proceedings of the Annual World Bank Conference on Development Economics 1995, 207–34. Washington, DC: The World Bank.
McGinnis, Michael, and Elinor Ostrom. 1996. "Design Principles for Local and Global Commons." In The International Political Economy and International Institutions, Volume II, edited byOran R. Young, 465–93. Cheltenham, UK: Edward Elgar.
Olowu, C.A.B. 1996. "Bureaucracy and the People: The Nigerian Experience." Inaugural Lecture Series III. Ile-Ife, Nigeria: Obafemi Awolowo University Press, 1–49.
Fisher, Joseph, R. Mark Isaac, Jeffrey Schatzberg, and James Walker. 1995. "Heterogenous Demand for Public Goods: Behavior in the Voluntary Contributions Mechanism." Public Choice 85(3–4) (Dec.): 249–66.
Monroe, Burt. 1995. "Fully Proportional Representation." American Political Science Review 89(4) (Dec.): 925–40.
Firmin-Sellers, Kathryn. 1995. "The Politics of Property Rights." American Political Science Review 89(4) (Dec.): 867–81.
Ostrom, Vincent. 1995. "The Constitutive Character of Norms in Human Societies." Hong Kong Public Administration 4(2) (Sept.): 161–79.
Becker, C. Dustin, and Elinor Ostrom. 1995. “Human Ecology and Resource Sustainability: The Importance of Institutional Diversity.” Annual Review of Ecology and Systematics 26:113–33.
Laury, Susan, James Walker, and Arlington Williams. 1995. "Anonymity and the Voluntary Provision of Public Goods." Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization 27:365–80.
Gibson, Clark, and Stuart Marks. 1995. "Transforming Rural Hunters Into Conservationists: An Assessment of Community-Based Wildlife Management Programs in Africa." World Development 23(6): 941–57.
Agrawal, Arun. 1995. "Population Pressure = Forest Degradation: An Oversimplistic Equation?" Unasylva 181(46):50–58.
Gibson, Clark. 1995. "Killing Animals with Guns and Ballots: The Political Economy of Zambian Wildlife Policy, 1972-1982." Environmental History Review 19(1) (Spring): 49–75.
Ostrom, Vincent. 1995. "Where to Begin?" Publius 25(2) (Spring): 45–60.
Becker, C. Dustin, Abwoli Y. Banana, and William Gombya-Ssembajjwe. 1995. "Early Detection of Tropical Forest Degradation: An IFRI Pilot Study in Uganda." Environmental Conservation 22(1) (Spring): 31–38.
Crawford, Sue E.S., and Elinor Ostrom. 1995. "A Grammar of Institutions." American Political Science Review 89(3):582-600. Also published in Elinor Ostrom, Understanding Institutional Diversity (Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 2005, pp. 137–74).
McLean, Iain, Alistair McMillan, and Burt L. Monroe. 1995. "Duncan Black and Lewis Carroll." Journal of Theoretical Politics 7(2) (April): 107–23.
Tang, Shui Yan. 1995. "Informal Credit Markets and Economic Development in Taiwan." World Development 23(5):845–55.
McKean, Margaret, and Elinor Ostrom. 1995. "Common Property Regimes in the Forest: Just a Relic from the Past?" Unasylva 46(180) (Jan.): 3–15.
Firmin-Sellers, Kathryn. 1995. "The Concentration of Authority: Constitutional Creation in the Gold Coast, 1950." Journal of Theoretical Politics 7(2) (April): 201–22.
Robertson, Peter J., and Shui Yan Tang. 1995. "The Role of Commitment in Collective Action: Comparing the Organizational Behavior and Rational Choice Perspectives." Public Administration Review 55(1) (Jan./Feb.): 67–80.
Kim, In. 1994. "Institutional Arrangements for Provision and Production of Parking Services in Pusan City." Journal of Local Government and Administration (Sept.): 177–205.
Duany, Wal. 1994. "The Problem of Centralization in the Sudan." Northeast African Studies 1(2-3):75–102.
Kaminski, Antoni. 1994. "East-Central Europe between the East and the West." European Security 3(2) (Summer): 301–17.
Ostrom, Elinor, Wai Fung Lam, and Myungsuk Lee. 1994. "The Performance of Self-Governing Irrigation Systems in Nepal." Human Systems Management 13(3):197–207.
Hackett, Steven, Dean Dudley, and James Walker. 1994. "Heterogeneities, Information and Conflict Resolution: Experimental Evidence on Sharing Contracts." Journal of Theoretical Politics 6(4) (Oct.): 495–525.
Isaac, R. Mark, James Walker, and Arlington W. Williams. 1994. "Group Size and the Voluntary Provision of Public Goods: Experimental Evidence Utilizing Large Groups." Journal of Public Economics 54(1) (May): 1–36.
Hackett, Steven, Edella Schlager, and James Walker. 1994. "The Role of Communication in Resolving Commons Dilemmas: Experimental Evidence with Heterogeneous Appropriators." Journal of Environmental Economics and Management 27:99–126.
Schlager, Edella, William Blomquist, and Shui Yan Tang. 1994. "Mobile Flows, Storage, and Self-Organized Institutions for Governing Common-Pool Resources." Land Economics 70(3) (Aug.): 294–317.
Williams, Arlington W., and James Walker. 1993. "Computerized Laboratory Exercises for Microeconomics Education: Three Applications Motivated by Experimental Economics." The Journal of Economic Education 24(4) (Fall): 291–315.
Eggertsson, Thráinn. 1993. "The Economics of Institutions: Avoiding the Open-Field Syndrome and the Perils of Path Dependence." Acta Sociologica 36(3):223–37.
Ostrom, Vincent. 1993. "Epistemic Choice and Public Choice." Public Choice 77(1) (Sept.): 163–76.
Ostrom, Elinor. 1993. "Design Principles in Long-Enduring Irrigation Institutions." Water Resources Research 29(7) (July): 1907–12.
Smith, Vernon L., and James Walker. 1993. "Monetary Rewards and Decision Cost in Experimental Economics." Economic Inquiry 31(2) (April): 245–61.
Parks, Roger B. 1993. "Comparative Metropolitan Organization: Service Production and Governance Structures in St. Louis (MO) and Allegheny County (PA)." Publius 23(1) (Winter): 19–39.
Ostrom, Elinor, Larry Schroeder, and Susan Wynne. 1993. “Analyzing the Performance of Alternative Institutional Arrangements for Sustaining Rural Infrastructure in Developing Countries.” Journal of Public Administration Research and Theory 3(1) (January): 11–45. Selected for the 20th Anniversary Collection of JPART articles for March 2010.
Eggertsson, Thráinn. 1992. "Analyzing Institutional Successes and Failures: A Millenium of Common Mountain Pastures in Iceland." International Review of Law and Economics 12:423–37.
Kaul, Minoti Chakravarty. 1992. "The Commons, Community and the Courts of Colonial Punjab." The Indian Economic and Social History Review 29(4):393–436.
Kaul, Minoti Chakravarty. 1992. "The Commons in Nineteenth-Century Punjab." In Tools and Tillage, edited by Grith Lerche, Alexander Fenton, and Axel Steensberg, vol. 7, no. 1, 29–47. Copenhagen: National Museum of Denmark.
Hackett, Steven C. 1992. "Heterogeneity and the Provision of Governance for Common-Pool Resources." Journal of Theoretical Politics 4(3):325–42.
Walker, James, and Roy Gardner. 1992. "Probabilistic Destruction of Common-Pool Resources: Experimental Evidence." The Economic Journal 102(414) (Sept.): 1149–161.
Duany, Wal. 1992. "The Nuer Concept of Covenant and Covenantal Way of Life." Publius 22(4) (Fall): 67–89.
Thomson, James T., David Feeny, and Ronald J. Oakerson. 1992. "Institutional Dynamics: The Evolution and Dissolution of Common-Property Resource Management." In Making the Commons Work: Theory, Practice, and Policy, edited by Daniel W. Bromley et al., 129–60. San Francisco, CA: ICS Press.
Oakerson, Ronald J. 1992. "Analyzing the Commons: A Framework." In Making the Commons Work: Theory, Practice, and Policy, edited by Daniel W. Bromley et al., 41–59. San Francisco, CA: ICS Press.
Schlager, Edella, and Elinor Ostrom. 1992. "Property-Rights Regimes and Natural Resources: A Conceptual Analysis." Land Economics 68(3): 249–62.
Obolonsky, Alexander. 1991/92. "Political Change and Nationalism." International Minds 3(1) (Winter): 4–6.
Ostrom, Elinor, James Walker, and Roy Gardner. 1992. "Covenants With and Without a Sword: Self-Governance is Possible." American Political Science Review 86(2) (June): 404–17.
Herzberg, Roberta. 1992. "An Analytic Choice Approach to Concurrent Majorities: The Relevance of John C. Calhoun's Theory for Institutional Design." The Journal of Politics 54(1): 54–81.
Sell, Jane, and Rick Wilson. 1991. "Levels of Information and Contributions to Public Goods." Social Forces 70(1) (Sept.): 107–24.
Davis, Gina, and Elinor Ostrom. 1991. "A Public Economy Approach to Education: Choice and Co-Production." International Political Science Review 12(4) (Oct.): 313–35.
Herzberg, Roberta, and Rick Wilson. 1991. "Costly Agendas and Spatial Voting Games: Theory and Experiments on Agenda Access Costs." In Laboratory Research in Political Economy, edited by Thomas R. Palfrey, 169–99. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press.
Tang, Shui Yan. 1991. "Institutional Arrangements and the Management of Common-Pool Resources." Public Administration Review 51(1) (Jan./Feb.): 42–51.
Ostrom, Vincent. 1990. "Problems of Cognition as a Challenge to Policy Analysts and Democratic Societies." Journal of Theoretical Politics 2(3):243–62.
Ostrom, Vincent. 1990. "An Inquiry Concerning Liberty and Equality in the American Constitutional System." Publius 20(2) (Spring): 33–52.
Ostrom, Vincent. 1990. "American Constitutionalism and Self-Governance." In European and American Constitutionalism in the Eighteenth Century, edited by Michal Rozbicki, 33–43. Vienna: US Regional Program Office.
Gardner, Roy, Elinor Ostrom, and James Walker. 1990. “The Nature of Common-Pool Resource Problems.” Rationality and Society 2(3) (July): 335–58.
Ostrom, Vincent. 1990. "Religion and the Constitution of the American Political System." Emory Law Journal 39(1) (Winter): 165–90.
Olowu, Dele. 1989. "Local Institutes and Development: The African Experience." Canadian Journal of African Studies 23(2):201–31.
Oakerson, Ronald J., and Roger B. Parks. 1989. "Local Government Constitutions: A Different View of Metropolitan Governance." American Review of Public Administration 19(4) (Dec.): 279–94.
Ostrom, Vincent. 1989. "Dewey and Federalism: So Near and Yet So Far." In Federalism as Grand Design, edited by Daniel J. Elazar, 299–313. Lanham, MD: University Press of America.
Parks, Roger B., and Ronald J. Oakerson. 1989. "Metropolitan Organization and Governance: A Local Public Economy Approach." Urban Affairs Quarterly 25(1) (Sept.): 18–29.
Gardner, Roy, and Molly Morris. 1989. "The Evolution of Bluffing in Animal Contests: An ESS Approach." Journal of Theoretical Biology 137:235–43.
Oakerson, Ronald. 1989. "Governance Structures for Enhancing Accountability and Responsiveness." In Handbook of Public Administration, edited by James L. Perry, 114–30. San Francisco, CA: Jossey-Bass.
Kaminski, Antoni. 1989. "Coercion, Corruption, and Reform: State and Society in the Soviet-type Socialist Regime." Journal of Theoretical Politics 1(1) (Jan.): 77–102.
Herzberg, Roberta, and Rick Wilson. 1988. "Results on Sophisticated Voting in an Experimental Setting." The Journal of Politics 50(2):471–86.
Gardner, Roy. 1987. "A Theory of Spoils System." Public Choice 54:171–85.
Wynne, Susan G. 1986. "Information Problems Involved in Partitioning the Commons for Cultivation in Botswana." In National Research Council, Proceedings of the Conference on Common Property Resource Management, 359–89. Washington, DC: National Academies Press.
Ostrom, Elinor. 1986. "An Agenda for the Study of Institutions." Public Choice 48(1):3–25.
Parks, Roger B. 1985. "Metropolitan Structure and Systemic Performance: The Case of Police Service Delivery." In Policy Implementation in Federal and Unitary Systems, edited by Kenneth Hanf and Theo A. J. Toonen, 161–91. Dordrecht, the Netherlands: Martinus Nijhoff.
Ostrom, Vincent. 1985. "Multiorganizational Arrangements in the Governance of Unitary and Federal Political Systems." In Policy Implementation in Federal and Unitary Systems, edited by Kenneth Hanf and Theo A.J. Toonen, 1–16. Dordrecht, the Netherlands: Martinus Nijhoff.
Kiser, Larry L. 1984. "Toward an Institutional Theory of Citizen Coproduction." Urban Affairs Quarterly 19(4) (June): 485–510.
Percy, Stephen L. 1984. "Citizen Participation in the Coproduction of Urban Services." Urban Affairs Quarterly 19(4) (June): 431–46.
Ostrom, Vincent. 1984. "The Meaning of Value Terms." American Behavioral Scientist 28(2) (Nov./Dec.): 249–62.
Parks, Roger B. 1984. "Linking Objective and Subjective Measures of Performance." Public Administration Review 44(2) (March/April): 118–27.
Ostrom, Vincent. 1984. "Why Governments Fail: An Inquiry Into the Use of Instruments of Evil to Do Good." In The Theory of Public Choice--II, edited byJames M. Buchanan and Robert D. Tollison, 422–35. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press.
Ostrom, Elinor. 1983. "A Public Choice Approach to Metropolitan Institutions: Structure, Incentives, and Performance." Social Science Journal 20(3) (July): 79–96.
Kiser, Larry L., and Elinor Ostrom. 1982. "The Three Worlds of Action: A Metatheoretical Synthesis of Institutional Approaches." In Strategies of Political Inquiry, edited byElinor Ostrom, 179–222. Beverly Hills, CA: Sage.
Wilson, Rick. 1981. "Citizen Coproduction as a Mode of Participation: Conjectures and Models." Journal of Urban Affairs 3(4) (Fall): 37–49.
Oakerson, Ronald. 1981. "Erosion of Public Goods: The Case of Coal-Haul Roads in Eastern Kentucky." In Research in Public Policy Analysis and Management, vol. 2, edited by John P. Crecine, 73–102. Greenwich, CT: JAI Press.
Ostrom, Vincent. 1980. "Hobbes, Covenant, and Constitution." Publius 10(4) (Fall): 83–100.
Ostrom, Vincent. 1980. "Artisanship and Artifact." Public Administration Review 40(4) (July–Aug.): 309–17.
Whitaker, Gordon P. 1980. "Coproduction: Citizen Participation in Service Delivery." Public Administration Review 40(3) (May–June): 240–46.
Ostrom, Vincent. 1979. "Federal Principles of Organization and Ethnic Communities." In Federalism and Political Integration, edited by Daniel J. Elazar, 73–86. Ramat-Gan, Israel: Turtledove.
McIver, John P. 1978. "The Relationship Between Metropolitan Police Industry Structure and Inter-Agency Assistance: A Preliminary Assessment." Policy Studies Journal 7 (special issue): 406–13.
Ostrom, Vincent, and Elinor Ostrom. 1977. "Public Goods and Public Choices." In Alternatives for Delivering Public Services. Toward Improved Performance, edited by E. S. Savas, 7–49. Boulder, CO: Westview Press.
Ostrom, Vincent. 1977. "Some Problems in Doing Political Theory: A Response to 'A Critique of 'Democratic Administration' and Its Supporting Ideation,' by Robert T. Golembiewski." American Political Science Review 71 (Dec.): 1488–531.
Ostrom, Vincent. 1976. "John R. Commons's Foundations for Policy Analysis." Journal of Economic Issues 10(4) (Dec.): 839–57.
Ostrom, Vincent. 1976. "The American Contribution to a Theory of Constitutional Choice." Journal of Politics 38(3) (Aug.): 56–78.
Ostrom, Vincent. 1976. "The American Experiment in Constitutional Choice. Comments by William Riker--Response by Vincent Ostrom." Public Choice 27 (Fall): 1–19.
Ostrom, Vincent. 1975. "Public Choice Theory: A New Approach to Institutional Economics." American Journal of Agricultural Economics 58 (Dec.): 844–50.
Ostrom, Elinor. 1975. "On Righteousness, Evidence, and Reform: The Police Story." Urban Affairs Quarterly 10(4) (June): 464–86.
Gregg, Phillip M. 1974. "Units and Levels of Analysis: A Problem of Policy Analysis in Federal Systems." Publius 4(4) (Fall): 59–86.
McDavid, James C. 1974. "Interjurisdictional Cooperation among Police Departments in the St. Louis Metropolitan Area." Publius 4(4) (Fall): 35–58.
Ostrom, Vincent. 1974. "The Study of Federalism at Work." Publius 4(4) (Fall): 1–17.
Ostrom, Vincent. 1973. "Can Federalism Make a Difference?" Publius 3(2) (Fall): 197–237.
Ostrom, Elinor, Roger B. Parks, and Gordon P. Whitaker. 1973. "Do We Really Want to Consolidate Urban Police Forces? A Reappraisal of Some Old Assertions." Public Administration Review 33 (Sept./Oct.): 423–32.
Ostrom, Elinor, and Roger B. Parks. 1973. "Suburban Police Departments: Too Many and Too Small?" In The Urbanization of the Suburbs, edited by Louis H. Masotti and Jeffrey K. Hadden, 367–402. Beverly Hills, CA: Sage.
Ostrom, Elinor, and Gordon P. Whitaker. 1973. "Does Local Community Control of Police Make a Difference? Some Preliminary Findings." American Journal of Political Science 17(1) (Feb.): 48–76.
Ostrom, Elinor. 1972. "Metropolitan Reform: Propositions Derived from Two Traditions." Social Science Quarterly 53 (Dec.): 474–93.
Ostrom, Vincent, and Elinor Ostrom. 1972. "Legal and Political Conditions of Water Resource Development." Land Economics 48(1) (Feb.): 1–14.
Ostrom, Vincent, and Elinor Ostrom. 1971. "Public Choice: A Different Approach to the Study of Public Administration." Public Administration Review 31(2) (Mar./Apr.): 203–16.
Ostrom, Vincent. 1969. "Operational Federalism: Organization for the Provision of Public Services in the American Federal System." Public Choice 6 (Spring): 1–17.
Ostrom, Vincent. 1968. "Water Resource Development: Some Problems in Economic and Political Analysis of Public Policy." In Political Science and Public Policy, edited by Austin Ranney, 123–50. Chicago, IL: Markham.
Ostrom, Vincent. 1964. "Culture, Science and Politics." In The Making of Decisions: A Reader in Administrative Behavior, edited by William J. Gore and J. W. Dyson. New York: Free Press, 85–92.
Ostrom, Vincent. 1964. "Property, Proprietorship and Politics: Law and the Structure of Strategic Opportunities in the California Water Industry." Papers of the Regional Science Association, Western Section, 98–111. Eugene: University of Oregon.
Ostrom, Vincent. 1962. "The Water Economy and Its Organization." Natural Resources Journal 2 (April): 55–73.
Ostrom, Vincent, Charles M. Tiebout, and Robert Warren. 1961. "The Organization of Government in Metropolitan Areas: A Theoretical Inquiry." American Political Science Review 55 (Dec.): 831–42.