By Edited by Michael W. Howard Edited by Karl Widerquist

ISBN-10: 1349294233

ISBN-13: 9781349294237

Contributors talk about the Alaska everlasting Fund (APF) and everlasting Fund Dividend (PFD) as a version either for source coverage and for social coverage. This publication explores even if different states, countries, or areas would get advantages from an Alaskan-style dividend. The ebook additionally seems at attainable ways in which the version may be altered and improved.

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14. 15. 16. 17. 18. 19. 20. 21. 22. 23. 24. 25. 26. 27. 28. 29. 30. 31. 32. 33. 34. 35. 36. 37. 38. 39. 40. Erickson and Tussing 1984, 7–10. J. Miller 2010, 36–37. Yergin 1993, 571. The North Slope has accounted for 92 percent of all Alaska petroleum liquids produced since statehood. McMains 2011. The story of how the State of Alaska got ownership of Prudhoe Bay and the lands over other North Slope oilfields is well told in Roderick 1997. Kasson 1997, 13. Calculated by author (Erickson) using the Anchorage consumer price index and 1969 US Census population estimates.

25. 26. 27. 28. 29. 30. 31. 32. 33. 34. 35. 36. 37. 38. 39. 40. Erickson and Tussing 1984, 7–10. J. Miller 2010, 36–37. Yergin 1993, 571. The North Slope has accounted for 92 percent of all Alaska petroleum liquids produced since statehood. McMains 2011. The story of how the State of Alaska got ownership of Prudhoe Bay and the lands over other North Slope oilfields is well told in Roderick 1997. Kasson 1997, 13. Calculated by author (Erickson) using the Anchorage consumer price index and 1969 US Census population estimates.

123 One of these issues that has had a long-lasting effect was the question of how to make payments to minors. 124 Pressured heavily by Hammond, the House and Senate passed a final version of backstop legislation providing for continuing the annual PFDs on a per capita basis if the US Supreme Court decision made it impossible to make payments under the “longer you’re here, HOW THE APF AND PFD CAME TO BE 33 the more you get” plan. Even with the governor’s big push, direct distribution was still a tougher sell than it had been back in 1980 when it carried the cumulative residency provision.

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