Norway Archive

  • How the euro protects its members

    Previous blogposts (here and here) have written approvingly of the trend to include more foreign-produced value added in a country’s exports.  What this means is that the components and parts in a finished product (which includes contributions to a product’s value such as design and […]

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  • The democratic deficit is the price Norway pays for being outside the EU

    Some British Eurosceptics continually refer to the Norwegian model of being outside the EU but able to trade with it.  As it happens, the Norwegian government has just published a comprehensive review of its relationship with the European Union (“Outside and Inside – Norway’s agreements […]

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