Posts Tagged by holland
|May 24, 2014||Posted by Staff under Economic Principles, Subsidies & Waste & Public Debt|
You give tax dollars to wind power generators who must then give it to whoever owns the land under windmills. How does that help?
|January 12, 2014||Posted by Staff under Rent recovery or avoidance|
In Holland, where the nation reclaimed much of the land from the sea, often the land and the home have different owners.
|November 15, 2013||Posted by Staff under Environmental|
Cycling is so common in the Netherlands that you can be rebuked for asking people whether they are cyclists or not. “We aren’t cyclists,” comes the response, “we’re just Dutch.” Of course, cities there are compact and not comfy for cars. Make your city use land efficiently by recovering site rents. Then owners will put their land to good use, which makes cities compact and bike-friendly.