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A collection of Jasay’s articles written for Liberty Fund’s website, the Library of Economics and Liberty (Econlib), between 20.
At the same time, conventions restrict that which can be legitimately accomplished through collective action, including law enactment.
According to Jasay, this widely accepted view of property rights, proclaimed even by such staunch defenders of freedom as Armen Alchian, implicitly conveys that property is held at society’s pleasure, by its grace and favor.
Society can withdraw any or all of the detachable “rights” to property just as it has conferred them.
Rights and their matching obligations evolve either from voluntary agreements (contracts) or “from above”—the rights being conferred and the obligations imposed by authority.
Drawing a distinction between freedom and rights leads directly to Jasay’s theory of property.