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Reading... What to Read on Oil. Plundered Nations? The study of natural resource extraction in resource-rich countries often shows that plunder, rather than prosperity, has become the norm.

Plundered Nations?

Management of natural resources differs widely in every state; a close examination of the decision making chains in various states highlights the key principles that need to be followed to avoid distortion and dependence. This book consists of eight case studies investigating the political economy of the decision chain, revealing where various states have met with success, or failed disastrously. This original research provides a unique insight into how different countries have handled their resource extraction. This book is essential reading for students, researchers and policy makers working across development economics and natural resource economics. 'Plundered Nations is a very important book at a crucial time. Key Decisions for Resource Management: Principles and Practice; P. ANTHONY J. Carbon Democracy. As tumultuous events in Egypt unfold at speed, with former President Morsi currently in custody, we present Verso's updated reading list of key titles and articles addressing the challenges facing Egypt and the Middle East.

Carbon Democracy

Seamus Milne considers the current situation in Egypt in the context of the Arab Spring and its historical precedents in the "Spring of Nations" of 1848 in his latest article for the Guardian. His latest book, The Revenge of History, follows the events of the Arab Spring as they unfold, as well as providing a rich geopolitical context for the uprisings. The Journey to Tahrir: Revolution, Protest, and Social Change in EgyptEdited by Jeannie Sowers and Chris Toensing. America's Kingdom - Robert Vitalis. A groundbreaking account of Aramco as a microcosm of the colonial order.

America's Kingdom - Robert Vitalis

Now newly updated, America’s Kingdom debunks the many myths that now surround the United States’s special relationship with Saudi Arabia, also known as “the deal”: oil for security. Exploding the long-established myth that the Arabian American Oil Company, Aramco, made miracles happen in the desert, Robert Vitalis shows how oil led the US government to follow the company to the kingdom, and how oil and Aramco quickly became America’s largest single overseas private enterprise. Resources for Reform: Oil and Neoliberalism in Argentina - Elana Shever. "Resources for Reform is a highly interesting study that will very likely become an obligatory reference for scholars studying the effects of privatisation policies in Latin America and those interested in understanding the framework of Argentina's current oil policy.

Resources for Reform: Oil and Neoliberalism in Argentina - Elana Shever

Its dynamic style makes it accessible to both graduate and undergraduate students. "—Marcelo Bucheli, Journal of Latin American Studies "Resources for Reform is an exemplary, well written and very accessible account of a highly complex story encompassing poor and rich Argentines, hard-working industry labourers and people struggling to get by, as well as politicians, lawyers, international consultants, and corporate representatives who have all contributed, in one way or another, to tying Argentina's oil industry more tightly into a global neoliberal regime. "—Gisa Weszkalnys, Anthropology of this Century. Resource-Curse-Reading-material-en. 17_Of_Oil_Revolution_And_Complicity. Money, Oil, and Empire in the Middle East. This book is an important political and economic history of the unravelling of the British Empire and its connection to the decline of sterling as a leading international currency.

Money, Oil, and Empire in the Middle East

Analyzing events such as the 1951 Iranian oil nationalization crisis and the 1956 Suez crisis, Steven Galpern provides a new perspective on British imperialism in the Middle East by reframing British policy in the context of the government's postwar efforts to maintain the international prestige of the pound. Oil politics: a modern history of petroleum - Francisco R. Parra. More Oil: Demand, Supply and Trends in the United States By Joseph ...Parra, F., “Oil Politics: A Modern History of Petroleum,” (ib Taurus 2004). 3.

Oil politics: a modern history of petroleum - Francisco R. Parra

Financial Times ( See attached charts. New Books ListOil Politics: A Modern History Of Petroleum, ib Tauris, 2004. HD9560.6.P37 2004. Francisco parra libri - I Libri dell'autore: Francisco Parra ...Oil Politics: A Modern History of Petroleum · Oil Politics: A Modern History of Petroleum di Francisco Parra - ib Tauris & Company - January 2004 Oljemarknaden & ShellEtt ändrat utbud får en relativt mindre effekt på priset än utbudsförändringen. 9.

Book by Daniel Yergin. The Squeeze : Tom Bower - HarperCollins. Daniel Yergin. Daniel Howard Yergin (born February 6, 1947) is a Pulitzer Prize-winning American author, speaker, and economic researcher.

Daniel Yergin

Yergin is the co-founder and chairman of Cambridge Energy Research Associates, an energy research consultancy that is now part of IHS Inc. Twentieth century petroleum statistics. Citation Styles for "Twentieth century petroleum statistics.

Twentieth century petroleum statistics.

" APA (6th ed.) DeGolyer and MacNaughton., & United States. (1945). Twentieth century petroleum statistics. Dallas: DeGolyer and MacNaughton. Chicago (Author-Date, 15th ed.) DeGolyer and MacNaughton, and United States. 1945. Harvard (18th ed.) Oil 101.