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Tag: Norway

It’s Scotland’s gas and a tale of two economic models

By Russell Bruce Or it should be, because it is too wee, too poor, too stupid Scotland, subsidised by...

Breaking: Norway closes down

By Russell Bruce The Norwegian Prime Minister Erna Solberg has this afternoon given a remarkable press conference to...

Transition to a low carbon future

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=s2eI05YGVYQ Nicola Sturgeon, gave a keynote speech in Oslo on Wednesday last week at the annual conference...

Oil be dammed! Oil is back yet there is more –...

by Russell Bruce Oil has got interesting again. The dramatic collapse in oil prices started in late 2014 lasting until January 2016 when Brent oil...

Brexit: Be wary of looking to Norway for an ‘afiordable’ example

Commentary by Derek Bateman If you’re thinking of voting to leave the EU, you may imagine the UK will be like Norway. Our oil-rich chums...

Better Together chief under fire after oil fund claims dismissed by...

  By Martin Kelly  A leading figure from the No campaign, who said that Norway relies on high taxes in order to pay for...

Scottish Oil and gas ‘over-reliance’ claims challenged by official figures

  By Bob Duncan  A new analysis of the role that oil & gas revenues have played in the Norwegian Government’s budget has blown...

BBC Scotland Economy Editor casts doubt on viability of Scottish oil...

By a Newsnet reporter BBC Scotland’s Business and Economy editor, Douglas Fraser has suggested that the SNP’s plan for a wealth fund supported by...

Scotland versus Britain – Part 2

ECONOMY...by Alex Porter FDR (Financial Dispute Resolution) Hearing As models, the SNP’s ‘Arc of Prosperity’ involved three countries each of which varied in terms...

Scotland versus Britain – Part 1

ECONOMY...by Alex Porter Petition For Divorce Why should the Scottish constitutional debate be turned into an unedifying “car boot sale haggling session”? Remaining inside...