Gary Libecap

Distinguished Professor of Economics
(805) 893-8611
Bren Hall 4412
Current Research:
Law and economics, environmental and resource economics, economic history, institutional economics, industrial organizatio

About Gary Libecap

GARY D. LIBECAP is Professor, Bren School of Environmental Science and Management and Department of Economics, University of California, Santa Barbara; Research Associate, NBER; and Research Fellow at the Hoover Institution Stanford. His Ph.D. is from the University of Pennsylvania and his research focuses on when property rights to natural and environmental resources can be defined and enforced to address the problems of open access. His work encompasses economics and law, economic history, natural resource economics, and economic geography.