Mentioned by the The Orange County Register

In an article by the The Orange County Register about the privatisation of giraffes, I was mentioned by name. The author Adam B. Summers explores in what way property rights are an effective tool in the protection of endangered species. He writes:

“As Bill Wirtz noted in a November column for the Foundation for Economic Education, “Every time there is a major call for an outright ban on ivory products, prices skyrocket, which ends up incentivizing poachers to shoot more elephants.””

You can read the full article here.

About Bill Wirtz

My name is Bill, I'm from Luxembourg and I write about the virtues of a free society. I favour individual and economic freedom and I believe in the capabilities people can develop when they have to take their own responsibilities.

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