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Alaska moves up in mining industry survey

ANCHORAGE - Alaska's ranking improved in the Fraser Institute's 2012/2103 survey of the overall attractiveness...needed to access mineral prospects.To read the Fraser Institute survey, go to http://www.fraserinstitute...
Parnell faces opposition to ACES changes despite House victory

...jurisdictions. When Parnell first began pushing to lower oil taxes, his administration presented a study by the Fraser Institute that it said showed Alaska's tax system discouraged investment. Gara said the administration actually "misread...
My Turn: Let's move Alaska to first place

...ourselves competitive in the middle of the pack at 21st. But wait, there's more! A recent report issued by the Fraser Institute, a well-respected Canadian research organization ranked locations in terms of their favorability to oil and gas development...
Study says Pebble Mine would impact Alaska's economy considerably

...draw on reserves to fund the budget for the first time in several years."Goldsmith also cited a survey by the Fraser Institute that ranks Alaska as 19th out of 96 regions for mining attractiveness. Goldsmith wrote, "Alaska attractiveness...
My turn: State positioned solidly for economic opportunity

...America. And our workforce is highly productive: Alaska ranks first in overall labor performance, according to the Fraser Institute, a Canada-based think tank. This ranking is based on job creation, unemployment, and productivity. Second...
Miners rank Alaska's appeal

...the 10th most attractive worldwide. That's behind Wyoming, number one in the world, and No. 3 Nevada. The Fraser Institute, a conservative think tank in Vancouver, surveys executives each year and ranks areas worldwide for their attractiveness...
Local Business Briefs and real estate. Alaska USA has more than 225,000 members in 50 states. Alaska ranks high for mining The Fraser Institute ranked Alaska as eighth for overall mining investment attractiveness in its 2000/2001 annual survey of mining companies...
Report: State's mining reputation is slipping

...Fairbanks-based consulting geologist Curt Freeman presented results of an annual mining industry survey conducted by the Fraser Institute, an economic think tank based in Vancouver, B.C. Alaska's ranking in the survey of investment attractiveness...


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