Posts Tagged by Norway
|January 29, 2014||Posted by Staff under Environmental|
The world’s largest sovereign fund has sold half its coal stocks and may sell them all. Could other stockholders follow?
|November 19, 2013||Posted by Staff under Corruption|
Signing contracts with oily hands often lets any gain slip away, as companies find ways to minimize the share they pay landowners, sometimes legally, but even when not courts are too lenient.
|November 7, 2013||Posted by Staff under Inequality / Concentration|
Another oil-rich government, like Alaska does, looks to turn oil rent into land rent. Smart move. Why don’t we all do it? All of us could get comfy from location value. All we need do is charge Land Dues and disburse Rent Dividends to the citizenry.
|April 29, 2010||Posted by Jeffery J. Smith under Progress Report, The Progress Report|
Norway, Russia Strike Deal to Divide Arctic Undersea Territory Disputed isle in Bay of Bengal disappears into sea Its good that border disputes get resolved peacefully. Whats sad the way they get resolved, and that the resolution will aggravate another […]
|October 7, 2009||Posted by Jeffery J. Smith under Progress Report, The Progress Report|
The Resource Curse has been Broken by some Rent-rich Norway According to an annual report by the United Nations, what makes some nations livable, others not? We append this 2009 article from the BBC on October 5. by the BBC […]
|December 21, 2006||Posted by Jeffery J. Smith under The Geonomist|
Oil corps. pay Norway, not U.S., going rate Geonomics is … a term I coined in order to shorten “ecological economics” and to focus on the whole earth, not just natural habitat. Others have borrowed or coined the term. Years […]
|June 27, 2004||Posted by Staff under The Progress Report|
Natural Resource Values Should Benefit Citizens, Not Corrupt Government & Corporations A popular idea: Give oil money to the people rather than the despots This article re-emphasizes a point that we have been making for a long time. Natural resource […]
|September 13, 2003||Posted by Staff under The Progress Report|
Female Leaders Better Than Male Leaders? Gender Generalizations This essay is reprinted here with permission from our friends at Yellow Times, http://www.yellowtimes.org “Women Have Ruined the World” by Paul Harris I write the way I speak, the way I think. […]
|September 4, 2002||Posted by Staff under Progress Report, The Progress Report|
Bush Fumbles Away Decades of Trust & Friendship Even Norway Sees Dramatic Rise in Criticism of U.S. The U.S. is squandering its ability to persuade and inspire other nations. In short, the U.S. is losing its position of leadership. Here […]
|February 7, 2002||Posted by Staff under Progress Report, The Progress Report|
Pollution versus Property Rights Norway wants sanctions for cross-border polluters If you cause pollution and that hurts your neighbor, should you be held responsible? Of course you should! But such obvious moral laws of property — such as “what you […]