Trump 101 for Norwegians

Misplaced emotions: Recently, Norway Today, quoting an Ipsos poll stated that 49% of Norwegians believe Donald Trump poses a significant threat to world peace. (Another 34% said a small threat, 12% didn’t know and 5% none at all). As an American living in Norway, I …

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Norwegian-Russian History Refresher

Norwegian-Russian History Refresher I grew up in the 1980s, fearing the USSR. It was everyone’s dream that we would get along with the Russians, avoiding a Nuclear Holocaust. Russia did more for America as an enemy, challenging our engineers and scientists than Europe did as …

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Norwegian Housing Bust or Krone Crash?

Summary: The general voting population is in over their heads. Inflationary bias Expanding money supply Stimulation expected Increasing Debt on Low-Interest Rates: Oslo real-estate agents predicted that housing will jump at least another 15% in the coming year. Despite this fact and that inflation is …

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Why Norway?

The Two-Part Answer When meeting someone new, this is the first question that everyone asks: “Why Norway.” The answer is quite complex and yet very simple. The complex part: why even think about moving to another country, let alone Norway, involves personal life and introspective …

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