Browsing All Posts published on »June, 2008«

Coca-Cola and gasoline, The Coke index

June 5, 2008


Around the world, truck drivers, taxi owners and almost everyone else are protesting against high gasoline prices. Many become angry when they see the charge for a full tank, and then the next moment they enter the shop of the gasoline station and buy a Coke without giving it a second thought. For this “black […]

“Beyond Oil – Shanghai”

June 4, 2008


The School of Architecture at the Royal University College of Fine Arts in Stockholm is a forum for post-graduate education in architecture and urban studies. The school dates back to the end of the 18th century and is the oldest institution for architectural studies in Sweden. Today, the school concerns itself with current issues relevant […]

Question about Oil and Economy

June 4, 2008


Questions: China, India and other nations subsidise oil in their domestic economy. I understand this as a reflection of that cheap oil is a precondition for building a society of the kind that we know in the global free-trade and growth economy. Is it possible that there is a price threshold where it becomes more […]

Question Columns and Activities in June

June 3, 2008


The future of oil and its price is being discussed worldwide. This brings other questions about energy into focus as well. On my blog I try to capture what I believe is interesting in my daily surroundings but, of course, there are many other questions and events that are of interest happening in the world. […]

Alla dessa prognoser om lägre oljepriser

June 2, 2008


(Just in Swedish) I dagens Di, Dagens Industri, tror Ingemar Carlsson, som ägnar sig åt teknisk analys, att oljepriset kommer att haverera med 40 %. Han jämför med guld vars efterfrågan just är spekulation och glömmer att efterfrågan på olja är just verkligheten. Hur kan en råvara som stoppas i bankvalv jämföras med något som […]

First month

June 1, 2008


First month has come to an end and I’m very pleased by the fact that my blog have had 300 hits per day. Thank you for reading. I’m interested to get your opinion in Swedish or English about the blog, something to cut or to add, the Swedish – English mix, etc.

Iternational Transport Forum -photos from my camera

June 1, 2008


To see the photos go to “Photos” page.