Posts Tagged by UK
|June 26, 2014||Posted by Staff under Good Press|
In the British Isles, thoughtful researchers reach the same conclusion: charging owners rent for land spurs them to use land efficiently.
|February 11, 2014||Posted by Staff under Good Press|
A British think tank comes to bold conclusions on government revenue policy. Will they lead researchers everywhere to tax sanity?
|January 23, 2014||Posted by Staff under Editorials|
As the number of working poor grows, can sensible debate meet everyone’s need for distributive justice, for a fair share of surplus?
|January 13, 2014||Posted by Staff under Good Press|
The most prominent magazine in the business world talks rationally about public policies that work well for everyone.
|January 6, 2014||Posted by Staff under High Cost of Land|
Over-paying for housing happens to people everywhere, to people with less voice than have landlords and lenders, so little gets done … so far.
|December 8, 2013||Posted by Staff under Good Press|
Great Britain’s editorial pages cover deep reform so often — at least once every 10 days — that this autumn it got hard to keep up.
|July 8, 2010||Posted by Jeffery J. Smith under Progress Report, The Progress Report|
Two Steps Backward — Any Forward? What Kills Bees and Lights up Finland? Living with cell phones, bees couldnt find home. And Finland expands its nuclear power, not its impressive bioenergy. Luckily, there are solutions. We trim, blend, and append […]
|February 15, 2007||Posted by Staff under Progress Report, The Progress Report|
What Would Help Most? British children: poorer, at greater risk and more insecure Here are excerpts from an article appearing in the Guardian (UK). What measures should be taken, or undone, to improve conditions for children? by Sarah Boseley Children […]
|January 9, 2007||Posted by Staff under Progress Report, The Progress Report|
Tax Reform Update from Europe Energy Tax Plan Back on European Agenda BRUSSELS, Belgium – The idea of an European Union-wide energy tax is back on the table following a high-level meeting between member states and the European Commission on […]
|December 31, 2006||Posted by Staff under Progress Report, The Progress Report|
A Better Way to Measure Prosperity The Happy Planet Index This is a long report by the New Economics Foundation (“nef”) about its great new index. Bravo! A new global measure of progress, the Happy Planet Index, reveals for the […]
|September 21, 2006||Posted by Jeffery J. Smith under The Geonomist|
British business press pushes a land share Geonomics is … an alternative to conventional land trusts. Just as it seems some functions should not be left to the market – private courts and cops invite corruption (while private mediation is […]
|July 18, 2005||Posted by Fred Foldvary under Progress Report, The Progress Report|
Editorial Anti-Terror Solution: Disunion! by Fred E. Foldvary, Senior Editor Terrorist attacks are on the surface aimed at persons, buildings, and transit systems, but the fundamental target is the central government. Terrorists seek to strike fear among the population, but […]
|December 31, 2003||Posted by Staff under The Progress Report|
An Opportunity for Peace? Speak Your Conscience The Progress Report has recently received this special alert from Greenpeace. Please read it and do what your conscience demands. Urgent Peace Opportunity On Wednesday, 26 March, there was an ‘open session’ of […]
|October 21, 2003||Posted by Staff under The Progress Report|
Genetically Modified Crops Are Unsafe Science backs consumers’ rejection of GM food Now we see why corporations that make GM foods lobbied the US government to approve them without any scientific investigation. When investigations are finally made, they show that […]