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Routledge Library Editions

The Economics and Politics of Oil

Various Authors



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29 March 2016
The books in this set, originally published between 1927 and 1996 discuss the oil industry and its impact on the world economy in the twentieth century. The issues of trade, tax and energy policies as well as national security are all relevant to the economics politics of oil and the volumes analyse and discuss:

The extent to which American dominance in world affairs is based on the control of oil resources and the changes which will inevitably take place with the end of the oil era.

Discernible trends in such crucial areas as global petroleum supply and pricing, and the international economic and political implications of both.

The role of wealth maximisation, and wealth satisficing

The impact of North Sea oil and gas on the British economy.

Relations between oil exporters and importers, and between the USA, Europe and the Arab world

The most important strategic issues facing both the producers and consumers of oil and gas.
Imprint:   Routledge
Country of Publication:   United Kingdom
Dimensions:   Height: 234mm,  Width: 156mm, 
Weight:   454g
ISBN:   9781138641273
ISBN 10:   1138641278
Series:   Routledge Library Editions: The Economics and Politics of Oil and Gas
Pages:   2830
Publication Date:  
Audience:   College/higher education ,  Further / Higher Education ,  A / AS level
Format:   Hardback
Publisher's Status:   Active
1. Regions in recession and resurgence 2. Towards Global Localization 3. Economic Geography 4. Urbanism, colonialism and the world-economy : cultural and spatial foundations of the world urban system 5. Global Cities 6. Return migration and regional economic problems 7. The Industrial Geography of Italy 8. The Geography of Iron and Steel 9. The capitalist space economy : geographical analysis after Ricardo, Marx and Sraffa 10. An industrial geography of the Netherlands : an international perspective 11. The Western European Economy 12. The Industrial Structure of American Cities

Multivolume collection by leading authors in the field.

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