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Arno Mong Daastøl's list of articles

A list of articles and reports - some with a short description

Concerning the popular debate articles, 
- unless there is an active URL available,  I will only publish below the article as it was delivered to the newspapers. In practically all instances, the shortest version of my suggestion was printed and modifications have been very minor. Not printed sections will be indented.

Published professional articles

Forthcoming Publications

Works in Progress

Studies in Innovative Transit (Urban Transportation)

Unpublished professional essays


Published professional articles:

2006:

Kollektivtrafikk - fra pengesluk til pengemaskin in Samferdsel no.9 (i.e. 'Transport')
    (Public transport - From White Elephant to Moneymaker)

The Other Canon - The History of Renaissance Economics, (with Erik S. Reinert)
Exploring the Genesis of Economic Innovations (with Erik S. Reinert)
In: Evolutionary Development Economics, edited by Erik S. Reinert, Beijing: Higher Education Press, 2006

Friedrich List , short reference article on List, in The Encyclopaedia of Law and Society, New York, 2006

2005:

Friedrich List , updated  reference article on List from 1999, in The Elgar’s Companion to Law and Economics, London, 2005

2004:
See also the section on innovative transportation

The Other Canon - The History of Renaissance Economics, (with Erik S. Reinert)
in: Globalisation, Economic Development and Inequality - An Alternative Perspective,
Edward Elgar, 2004, Edited by Erik Reinert.

2003:
See the section on innovative transportation

  • 2002:
    See the section on innovative transportation

    2001:
    See the section on innovative transportation

    2000:
    See the section on innovative transportation

    Transportation and Civil Liberty - Karl Bücher's Contribution , in Karl Bücher, Metropolis Verlag, Marburg, 2000

    Shock-Therapy Rent-Seeking or Mercantilist Rent Creation . Transportation, Credit and Raw Materials in the Russian Transformation, in The Maastricht ISINI-papers Volume I (of I-III),  Edited by G. Meijer, W.J.M. Heijman, Jac van Ophem & B.H.J. Verstegen, Shaker Publishing BV, Maastricht, the Netherlands, 2000. 

    1999:
    See the section on innovative transportation

    Production Capitalism vs. Financial Capitalism - Symbiosis and Parasitism. An Evolutionary Perspective. Prolegomenon and Bibliography, with Dr. Erik Reinert, SUM (Centre for Development and Environment), University of Oslo, 1999.

    Friedrich List , reference article on List, in The Elgar’s Companion to Law and Economics, London, 1999

    1998:
    See also the section on innovative transportation

    Exploring the Genesis of Economic Innovations : The religious gestalt-switch and the duty to invent as preconditions for economic growth, In: Christian Wolff and Law and Economics, In: Christian Wolff. Gesammelte Werke, Materialen und Dokumente. Georg Olms Verlag, Hildeheim, Zürich, New York, 1998, pp. 233-283. (With Erik Reinert) : The religious gestalt-switch and the duty to invent as preconditions for economic growth, In: Christian Wolff and Law and Economics, In: Christian Wolff. Gesammelte Werke, Materialen und Dokumente. Georg Olms Verlag, Hildeheim, Zürich, New York, 1998, pp. 233-283. (With Erik Reinert)

    The Other Canon : The History of Renaissance Economics. Its Role as an Immaterial and Production-based Canon in the History of Economic Thought and in the History of Economic Policy, Working Paper ,1: Working Paper , SUM - Centre for Development and Environment, University of Oslo 2. Norsk Investorforum Publications ER-2 (with Erik Reinert)  

    1997:

    Exploring the Genesis of Economic Innovations : The religious gestalt-switch and the duty to invent as preconditions for economic growth, European Journal of Law and Economics, 1997/4, pp.233-283. (With Erik Reinert, polished and extended version of the NUPI issue, 1995) (50 p.) : The religious gestalt-switch and the duty to invent as preconditions for economic growth, European Journal of Law and Economics, 1997/4, pp.233-283. (With Erik Reinert, polished and extended version of the NUPI issue, 1995) (50 p.)

    Det tekno-økonomiske paradigmeskiftet – konsekvenser for norske distrikts- og ressursbaserte næringer. Norsk Investorforum, 1/97, Oslo1997. (Contribution under Erik Reinerts authorship, in particular to the theoretical part and the historical part.) A report requested by KAD (Norwegian Department of Municipal Affairs) and Norsk Bondelag (Norwegian Assocation of Farmers).

    Shock-Therapy Rent-Seeking or Mercantilist Rent Creation . Transportation, Credit and Raw Materials in the Russian Transformation, in On Political Economy of Transformation. Country Studies, Metropolis Verlag, Magdeburg, 1997. Here is a description. of the complete book. . Transportation, Credit and Raw Materials in the Russian Transformation, in On Political Economy of Transformation. Country Studies, Metropolis Verlag, Magdeburg, 1997. Here is a description. of the complete book.

    1996:

    Exploring the Genesis of Economic Innovations : The religious gestalt-switch and the duty to invent as preconditions for economic growth, with Erik Reinert. The link is to the finished article. 

    Draft published by NUPI (Norwegian Institute of Foreign Affairs)- working series No.540, December 1995: (with Erik Reinert). (35p.) 
    The above article was distributed by :
    1. SINTEF, Oslo (The Foundation for Industrial and Technical Research: 60 x)
    2. Næringsdepartementet (Norwegian Department of Industry: 50 x) 
    3. Norges Forskningsråd (Norwegian Council of Research: 300 x) in anthologies on innovation. : 

    Friedrich Lists Einfluss in den Niederlanden, with Prof.Dr. Jürgen Backhaus, Maastricht, Netherlands. Working paper. WP/96/012. (1996) University of Limburg, Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, Maastricht. (25 p.)

    The search procedure, including a 39 page detailed bibliography, may be found here

    Friedrich Lists Einfluss in den Niederlanden, with Prof.Dr. Jürgen Backhaus, Maastricht, Netherlands. In Eugen Wendler (ed.) (1996). "Die Vereinigung des Kontinentes" – Friedrich List- Die gesamt-europäische Wirkungsgeschichte seines ökonomischen Denkens, Scäffer-Poeschel Verlag, Stuttgart 1997.

    This is an anthology celebrating the 150 year commemoration of Germany’s foremost economist historically, Friedrich List, with a foreword by the prime-minister of Baden-Würtemberg, Germany. (25 p.). With highly elaborate index and bibliography of old Dutch literature posted on a University of Limburg Internet address - some110 p. of bibliography)

    1995:

    Journal of Economic Studies, Issue on the German economist Wilhelm Roscher. (80 p.)
        (Aborted: Did not meet deadline, but an 80 page manuscript is nearly finished)

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    Forthcoming publications:

    The Threefold Commonwealth of Rudolf Steiner and the Interacting Principles of Associative Economics

    ‘The British Historical School’ and ‘Social Imperialism’ - Preserving the Empire through Corporatism and Tariff Reform

    Friedrich List, the Ultimate Globalist . Regulating Entrepreneurship and World Power, Journal of Economic Studies, 1999

     

    Other Works in Progress:

    Outline of PhD dissertation : Generalisation and Transformation - The Impact of the Idealistic Tradition of Economic Policy, Friedrich List and The South African Development Path. (under rewriting)

    Man the producer or Man the trader? Different Images of Man as Bases for Different Development Strategies.
    - Renaissance Idealism versus Enlightenment Materialism
    , Lecture at the International Conferences in Oslo, May 1996

    Generalisation and economic policy – An Essay on Basic Guidelines for Industrial Policy for Norway and for Norwegian Shipping

    Financial Instability and Underconsumption . Lessons From the Monetary Heretics.  - On Economic Circulation, Oversaving, Distribution, and Demand. Lecture at the International Conferences in Oslo, August 1997, on: Production Capitalism vs. Financial Capitalism - Symbiosis and Parasitism. An Evolutionary Perspective and Globalisation and Marginalisation in the 1990’s. An Evolutionary and Activity-Specific Perspective.

    The Materialist Background to Formalism in Economics - Creativity versus Extraction, 12th Heilbronn Symposion in Economics and the Social Sciences, Heilbronn, Germany (Devoted to the German language tradition in economics mainly). Conference on "The Role of Mathematics in the Social Sciences in General and Economics in Particular"

    The South African Development Path. The impact of the Continental Idealist Tradition of Economic Policy. (So far 170 pages)

    Friedrich List’s development strategy (So far 80 pages)

    The Strategic Historical and Economical Importance of the Netherlands until 1914. (So far 200 p.)

    The Russian Transformation. (So far 120 p.)

    Transformation. With Plamen Tchipev, Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, Institute of Economics.

    A Model of Soft-Capitalism for Eastern Europe, with Andrew Reed (International Financial Services, Moscow, Russia) and Prof. Dr. Joseph Ezra Bigio (Lisboa, Portugal). Both of the Int. J.Schumpeter Society.

    Wilhelm Roscher on welfare and population. (So far 100 p.)

    Økonomisk metode og politikk. Master thesis elaborated for publication. (So far 300 p.)


    STUDIES IN INNOVATIVE TRANSIT -1998-2004
    (URBAN TRANSPORTATION)

    A dozen studies to be found at my PRT (cabtrack) homepage under the heading ‘documents’: http://SporTaxi.com/ 
    - to be moved to : InnoTrans.net/sportaxi/

    - Mainly meant for the Norwegian public, regarding the development of Oslo and in particular the emerging high tech centre at the former Oslo airport of Fornebu
     

    2004: Brochure on PRT in Norway, multimedia CD, project site: www.taxi21.com
    2003: In depth economic calculations on PRT (spreadsheets available on request), promotion material : www.InnoTrans.net

    2002: Facts and arguments for AkerKvaerner (on why this company ought to engage in PRT- Personal Rapid Transit).
    2001: A review of monorail versus PRT
     (Personal Rapid Transit)
    2000:
    The Oslo-belt concept - (a strategy for gradually introducing PRT /APM in all of Oslo through using the belt of business areas around the city center, as opposed to intervening into living quarters and other more objectionable areas
    2000: Report of the advantages of PRT for Statens Vegvesen Akershus (the national road authorities)
    1999: Report of the advantages of PRT for Akershus Fylkeskommune’s Samferdselsavdeling (the regional transportation authorities)
    1999: A preliminary view of the Fornebu-cabtrack system
    1999: Early prospect costs in spreadsheets and diagrams
    1999: Early Overhead sheets:  
    1999: PowerPoint demonstration  
    1998: A comment to the report from Asplan-Viak, "Silingsrapporten" about "Banebetjening på Fornebu":  
    1998: A comment to the report from Avia-plan on behalf of IT-Fornebu: "Helhetsplan for IT-Fornebu": 
    1998: A short essay on the potentials related to cabtrack at Fornebu

     

     


    Unpublished professional essays:

    1999 Wealth Creation Through Public Procurement, School of Science, London

    1995: ROSCHER'S UNDIGESTED MIX OF ORTHODOXY AND CAMERALISM
        - THE QUESTION OF POPULATION GROWTH

    1993: A Description of my Master Thesis in Economics (in English)

    1992: Master Thesis in Economics: Interpretation and Generalisation - Empiricism and Rationalism as Traditions within the Methodology of Economics, Summer 1992, University of Oslo, Norway (in Norwegian).
                A systematic evaluation of the rationalist school in Britain vs. the empirical Historical School in Britain and Germany, and the tradition of academic economics in Norway

    1991: Reflections on teaching economics, talk given at the Society for International Development, 5 Oct.

    1990: David Ricardo, student speech at the Institute for Economics, University of Oslo

    1990: Image of Man, Labour and Capital (Property) (in Norwegian)
                (a résumé of Hjalmar Hegge's Ideas, from his Freiheit, Individualität und Gesellschaft, 1988)

    1989: Image of Man and Nature (in Norwegian)
                (a personal resymé of Hjalmar Hegge's Ideas, from his Natur og Menneske, Oslo 1977): 

    1984: Emical vs. Ethical Research Approach.  (in Norwegian)
                A case for non-relativism as the ultimate basis for morality and therefore for science.

    1982: Strategies for Industrial Democracy (in Norwegian)
               
    The motivation and strategies of State, Capital and the Unions.

    1980: Local or Central Wage Settlements (in Norwegian)
                Political (corporate) adjustment vs. market adjustment of industrial competitiveness and -restructuring.

    1977: The Railroading and Execution of Sacco & Vanzetti. An introductory speech for Oslo Film Club.
                (in Norwegian) A case of suppression of Labour in the US in 1921.

    1976: The Spanish Civil War  1936-1939 (in Norwegian) -
                Particularly the reorganisation of the economy, organised by the Syndicalist labour unions.

    1976: Tanker omkring bedriftsdemokrati (in Norwegian) - The Organisation of Work in an Israeli Kibbutz

    1975: The Political Ideas of Leo Trotsky (in Norwegian) Conclusion: Not very different from that of Lenin.