Friday, October 07, 2005
An Alaskan Permanent Fund For Iraq?
Michael Barone reports on progress toward establishing a an Iraqi version of the Alaska Permanent Fund, which would distribute Iraqi oil revenue to individual Iraqis on an equal basis. Barone wonders:
And once Iraqis begin receiving payments for their share of oil profits, how long will it be for Saudis and Iranians to demand the same?An interesting question.