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  1. Building Big Business in Russia

    The Impact of Informal Corporate Governance Practices

    By Yuko Adachi

    Series: BASEES/Routledge Series on Russian and East European Studies

    This book examines the development of big business in Russia since the onset of market oriented reform in the early 1990s. It explains how privatized post-Soviet enterprises, many of which made little sense as business units, were transformed into functional firms able to operate in the environment...

    Published March 28th 2012 by Routledge

  2. Sustainable Agriculture and Food Security in an Era of Oil Scarcity

    Lessons from Cuba

    By Julia Wright

    When other nations are forced to rethink their agricultural and food security strategies in light of the post-peak oil debate, they only have one living example to draw from: that of Cuba in the 1990s. Based on the first and – up till now – only systematic and empirical study to come...

    Published January 8th 2012 by Routledge

  3. Handbook of Oil Politics

    Edited by Robert E. Looney

    Series: Routledge International Handbooks

    These days, one would have a difficult time picking up a newspaper, or watching a newscast that did not have a lead story dealing with some aspect of oil. From instability in the Middle East, to stock market crashes and concerns over the health of the world economy, to wars that seem to break out...

    Published December 12th 2011 by Routledge

  4. The Taxation of Petroleum and Minerals

    Principles, Problems and Practice

    Edited by Philip Daniel, Michael Keen, Charles McPherson

    Series: Routledge Explorations in Environmental Economics

    There are few areas of economic policy-making in which the returns to good decisions are so high—and the punishment of bad decisions so cruel—as in the management of natural resource wealth. Rich endowments of oil, gas and minerals have set some countries on courses of sustained and robust...

    Published April 14th 2010 by Routledge

  5. The Political Economy of Oil and Gas in Africa

    The case of Nigeria

    By Soala Ariweriokuma

    Series: Routledge Studies in International Business and the World Economy

    The evolution of the Nigerian oil and gas industry spanned about a century during which several challenges were encountered and surmounted by major International Oil Companies (IOCs). This book provides a thoroughly researched guide to the Nigerian oil and gas industry. The author...

    Published October 21st 2008 by Routledge

  6. Politics of Oil

    A Survey

    Edited by Bulent Gokay

    Series: Europa Politics of ... series

    This new title presents key information on the oil industry world-wide, and will be of interest to anyone involved in or studying the politics of oil production, processing and selling. Oil has long been at the forefront of political agendas, and with increased tensions in the Middle East, there...

    Published October 11th 2006 by Routledge

  7. The Future of Oil as a Source of Energy

    By The Emirates Center for Strategic Studies and Research

    What is the future of oil as a primary source of energy? Is the world moving inexorably towards the end of the oil era? This book provides a comprehensive analysis of the future of oil by assessing the present realities and prospects of the oil sector, tracing the growth of alternative and...

    Published May 14th 2003 by Routledge

Forthcoming Books

  1. Politics of Oil: A Survey
    Edited by Bulent Gokay
    To Be Published January 5th 2015
  2. Land Grabbing in Africa: The Race for Africa’s Rich Farmland
    Edited by Fassil Demissie
    To Be Published January 21st 2015
  3. Commodity Trade and Finance, 2nd Edition
    By Michael Tamvakis
    To Be Published March 24th 2015
  4. Post-Petroleum Design
    By George Elvin
    To Be Published May 1st 2015
  5. Managing China's Energy Sector: Between the Market and the State
    Edited by Hongyi Lai, Malcolm Warner
    To Be Published July 1st 2015

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