Yoda: Elinor Ostrom & Common Pool Resource Theory Applied to Water

Economics/True Cost, Governance, Resilience, Sources (Info/Intel), Transparency
Got Crowd? BE the Force!
Got Crowd? BE the Force!

Endgame issue, water is.

Elinor Ostram’s Common Pool Resource theory challenges Garrett Hardin’s “Tragedy of the Commons” theory.

Nobel Lecture (2009): Beyond Markets and States: Polycentric Governance of Complex Economic Systems

The following links provide overviews of her work:

Elinor Ostrom (RIP)

Elinor Ostrom- the “non-tragedy of the commons”

PDF of her book, Rules, Games, and Common-Pool Resources, The University of Michigan Press, 1994

CV with a list of publications and links towards the bottom

Phi Beta Iota: Hybrid governance brings together the eight major information networks or “tribes” to do applied collective intelligence. Applied collective intelligence integrated holistic analytics, true cost economics, and open source everything engineering.

See Especially:

2014 Robert Steele Applied Collective Intelligence

Michel Bauwens: Elinor Ostrom discusses commons, climate change and green politics with Derek Wall 2012

Reference: WATER–Soul of the Earth, Mirror of Our Collective Souls

Review: Governing the Commons: The Evolution of Institutions for Collective Action (Political Economy of Institutions and Decisions)

Review: Occupy the Economy – Challenging Capitalism

Review: STOP, THIEF! The Commons, Enclosures, and Resistance

Worth a Look: Books on Governance & Resilience

See Also:

Bauwens Commons @ Phi Beta Iota

Holistic Analytics @ Phi Beta Iota

Hybrid governance @ Phi Beta Iota

Open Source Everything @ Phi Beta Iota

True Cost @ Phi Beta Iota

Water @ Phi Beta Iota