From Resource Rents to Value Capture

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Renegade Economists Show 433 As broadcast on the 3CR airwaves 5.30 – 6pm Wednesdays. Subscribe to the free weekly podcast. Show Notes Karl interviewed on the Beyond Zero Emissions Science and Solutions show about his role, the Total Resource Rents of Australia & the need for land value capture to finance infrastructure. Related Links About Prosper Australia Total Resource Rents … Read More

In Pursuit of the Mining Millions

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Renegade Economists Show 431 As broadcast on the 3CR airwaves 5.30 – 6pm Wednesdays. Subscribe to the free weekly podcast. Show Notes Kevin Morrison (UTS) discusses best practices in consensus building when it comes to resource rent taxation. We then debate the mechanism to share these mining millions. Related Links Sign our Negative Gearing petition. Speculators are playing with the … Read More

Surviving Resource Grabs in the Niger Delta

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Renegade Economists Show 406 As broadcast on the 3CR airwaves 5.30 – 6pm Wednesdays. Subscribe to the free weekly podcast. Show Notes Gordon Abiama (Africa Centre for GeoClassical Economics) returns to the Renegade Economists to discuss the state of play in the Niger Delta, with some harrowing stories on oil grabs and the externalities the community endures. On the positive, … Read More

Shareholders of the Earth

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Renegade Economists Show #273 As broadcast on 3CR, Wed Jan 30, 2013 Listen to the show Subscribe to the podcast Following on from George Monbiot’s article supporting Land Tax last week, the show features a BBC interview with UK Green MP Caroline Lucas on her legislative bill to the House of Commons asking Treasury to model the effects of Land … Read More

Coober Pedy Oil & Gas Rush

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Linc Energy’s $20 trillion shale oil and gas find could re-shape Australia’s economic and energy based future. The lives of the average Australian could be helped by this bounty we have all been gifted. Even if this unproven find is worth 1/4 of the headline value, the finding must raise questions for Australians about who should profit from this resource … Read More