The Role Of Prosperity In American Indians

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This is an article, in which the author’s main point is that prosperity in American Indians tribes does not happen because Americans Indians do not have property rights. He states that the majority of land that the Natives live are held communally and they don't have a clear title of the property that says that an individual owns a piece of land. So, this situation leads to American Natives to not invest on land since they can not even borrow a loan to improve their lands. The author say that a property that is individually owned has more chance to be more productive agriculturally in contrast with the land that is not privately owned. He also compares the situation of American Natives and Canadian Natives, which faced the same issues of