Geonomics: A Summary for Newcomers

Karl Williams, former President, Prosper Australia Inc. 200 Word Overview Geonomics (‘law of the Earth’) represents a completely different way of looking at The Earth. Starting from the self-evident (but ignored!) principle that The Earth (land and natural...

Georgist Glossary

Arbitrage The ability to buy cheap and sell for a higher price. Little productive effort goes into the act. Capital Improved Rating A system of municipal rating that taxes a portion of the improvements (the building) as well as the land. This is a tax on progress and...

Economists Who Dominated the GFC Predictions

photo credit: Stuck in Customs On the first anniversary of the collapse of Lehman Brothers, this piece sums up the cause to the GFC, as predicted by 5 economists who subscribe to the line of economic thinking we promote: land rent theory. Dirk Bezener, the academic...

Podcast the Renegade Economists

Listen to the world’s only geonomics radio show by subscribing to our podcast. Follow these 3 easy steps to have your computer automatically download each week’s show: copy this link: http://3cr.org.au/podcast/podcast.php?cat=RenegadeEconomists go to your...

The Comics of Economics

7pm, January 10th, Horses Bazaar, 397 Little Lonsdale Street Be part of a world first as international comedian Ross Ashcroft (London) delivers his first geonomics based comedy routine! Yes its time we took the mickey out of our two dimensional economic system and...

Reclaim the Commons

A New Route to Social Equity: Henry George and the Science of Geonomics Caspar Davis Throughout the modern era there has been a near-constant struggle between the principles of social justice expressed by eighteenth century writers like Tom Paine and even Adam Smith,...

Links

Visit these sites to see supporting views on economic reform. EarthSharing is a world movement dedicated to achieving economic justice for all the peoples of the world, and to reforming the way we treat our planetary resources. Home to the Renegade Economists radio...

FAQ

The following list comprises the most commonly asked questions to the concept of utilising land, resource rentals and licensed monopolies as the source of revenue for government. As you continue this study you will see the value in giving resources the respect they...

Who Would Resource Rentals Affect?

How does this system affect: Wage earners Resource rental will take the pressure off the job market. Wage levels will rise. Goods and services will cost less. Resource rentals give the average wage earner the best chance of escaping the burden of a hand-to-mouth...

New Books Available

Our Hardware Lane premises have received a number of new books recently including: Phil Day’s “Hijacked Inheritance” Mark Braund’s “The Possibility of Progress” Fred Harrison’s insightful “Wheels of Fortune” Friends are encouraged to visit our extensive library where...