Fri, Mar 27, 2015
A A A
Welcome kivanova2
RSS

Sovereign Wealth Funds Briefing - Categorized | Financials, Market

Alaska’s Permanent Fund dividend: A policy ripe for export

Posted on 22 June 2011

In April I had the privilege of participating in a workshop in Anchorage with seven other co-authors of our forthcoming book on Alaska’s Permanent Fund Dividend, the only example in the world of a universal dividend paid to all citizens based on commonly owned natural resources, in this case the oil from Alaska’s North Slope.
The Alaska Permanent Fund was created over 30 years ago as a way to save oil revenue for the future and avoid the “resource curse,” the boom and bust cycle that afflicts many economies rich in resources……………………………………….Full Article: Source


 Article link

This post was written by:

VRS - who has written 15976 posts on Opalesque Sovereign Wealth Funds Briefing.


Contact the author

Comments are closed.

banner
banner
March 2015
M T W T F S S
« Feb    
 1
2345678
9101112131415
16171819202122
23242526272829
3031