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Managing Resource Abundance and Wealth: The Norwegian Experience

Jonathon W. Moses and Bjørn Letnes

Abstract

Managing Resource Abundance and Wealth: The Norwegian Experience describes how Norway has created new institutions and policies, and employed good macroeconomic management techniques, administrative systems, local content, and regulatory frameworks to avoid the Resource Curse and Dutch Disease. Lessons from the Norwegian experience can be extended to other petroleum-producing countries. These lessons are derived from two very different sources: (1) the broader—if still underdeveloped—social science literature that examines the Paradox of Plenty in its disparate forms; and (2) Norway’s experien ... More

Keywords: Norway, Resource Curse, Dutch Disease, local content, Paradox of Plenty, resource management, Petroleum Fund

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2017 Print ISBN-13: 9780198787174
Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: June 2017 DOI:10.1093/oso/9780198787174.001.0001

Authors

Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Jonathon W. Moses, author
Professor of Political Science, Norwegian University of Science and Technology

Bjørn Letnes, author
Managing Director at Center for Petroleum Management (CPM) and Associate Professor at the Norwegian University of Science and Technology