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Ownership and control of oil, explaining policy choices across producing countries, Bianca Sarbu

Label
Ownership and control of oil, explaining policy choices across producing countries, Bianca Sarbu
Language
eng
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Index
index present
Literary Form
non fiction
Main title
Ownership and control of oil
Nature of contents
bibliography
Oclc number
863100443
Responsibility statement
Bianca Sarbu
Sub title
explaining policy choices across producing countries
Summary
Ownership and Control of Oil examines government decisions about how much control to exert over the petroleum industry, focusing on the role of National Oil Companies in the production of crude oil since the nationalizations in the 1970s. What are the motives for which some producing states opt for less and NOT more control of their oil production sector? When can International Oil Companies enter the upstream industry of producing states and under what conditions? The diversity of policy choices across producers provides the stage for this investigation: different theoretical explanations are -- Provided by publisher
Table Of Contents
Rethinking the Ownership and Control of Oil -- Upstream Sector Policy Tools -- Current Readings of Energy Studies and Theory Development -- A Statistical Analysis of Oil Upstream Sector Policies across the World -- Mirroring the Cases of Saudi Arabia and Abu Dhabi -- Conclusions
Classification
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