The total product is sometimes called the "gross rent," but economic rent is "net rent."
economic rent is not confined to the cases of contract rent.
It will be observed that the landowner's share of the product, or economic rent, is not identical with commercial rent.
The cause of economic rent is the fact that land is limited relatively to the demand for it.
Contract rent is based on economic rent and tends to conform to it whenever there is competition.
The income arising from the land itself, the economic rent, they would be obliged to hand over as a free gift to the State.
economic rent (likewise called natural, competitive, and sometimes rack rent) is to be distinguished from contract rent.
The existence of economic rent is the basis of the agreement to pay contract rent.
economic rent does not depend on contract rent, but on the differences in the effectiveness of agents to secure a given product.
In such cases the landlord makes the farmer a present, for the time being, of part of the economic rent.