Scandinavians Do It Better (More Ethically, Too)

May 3, 2007

I’ve always admired the Norwegians for using the profits from oil exports to create a gigantic public rainy-day fund, which currently stands at about $300 billion. But only now have I found out that they use their investment clout to punish companies they consider unethical, such as Wal-Mart.

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2 Responses to “Scandinavians Do It Better (More Ethically, Too)”

  1. Scott Stiefel Says:

    No, the Peace Prizes are awarded in Oslo. The rest of them are awarded in Stockholm.

  2. Steven Hart Says:

    Memo to New York Times copy editors: Forget what I said.


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