4 Pages Posted: 14 Jan 2006
The real way to stop the abuse of eminent domain is not to forbid its use for economic development, but to make sure that the funds so designated could have been used by the locality for other purposes that likely would have had broader public support and benefits.
Keywords: eminent domain, Kelo
JEL Classification: K11, R38, R52
Suggested Citation: Suggested Citation
Fischel, William A., Before Kelo. Regulation, Vol. 28, No. 4, pp. 32-35, Winter 2005. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=875366