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Regional Development in Norway


Regional Development
in Norway


2001 The Nordic countries are generally viewed to have the most successful approach to regional development. Finland, Sweden, and Norway are leaders because they have a focused approach to regional development that includes various levels of government and infrastructure that ranges from universities to advanced telecommunications and transportation links.

This video focuses on Norway and some of the reasons for its success, using the city of Tromsø and Troms County as a case study.

Research Paper
The Regional Development Policy and Planning Process in Norway (PDF)
Photos
Tromsø, a city often described as the Paris of the North.


This website features the videos, photos, and writings of Robert van Adrichem, who has explored several northern regions in transition.