Covering Oil: A Reporter's Guide to Energy and Development

Covering Oil: A Reporter's Guide to Energy and Development

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by Svetlana Tsalik
     
 

Covering Oil: A Reporter's Guide to Energy and Development provides journalists with practical information about the petroleum industry and the impact of petroleum on a producing country. By helping the media inform the public about natural resource issues, Covering Oil seeks to contribute to lifting the "resource curse" that impedes the development of many… See more details below

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Covering Oil: A Reporter's Guide to Energy and Development provides journalists with practical information about the petroleum industry and the impact of petroleum on a producing country. By helping the media inform the public about natural resource issues, Covering Oil seeks to contribute to lifting the "resource curse" that impedes the development of many impoverished countries.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781891385452
Publisher:
Open Society Institute
Publication date:
10/28/2005
Series:
Lifting the Resource Curse Ser.
Pages:
156
Product dimensions:
6.60(w) x 9.44(h) x 0.41(d)

Table of Contents

1Making natural resources into a blessing rather than a curse13
2Understanding the resource curse21
3A primer on oil31
4Oil companies and the international oil market47
5The ABCs of petroleum contracts : license-concession agreements, joint ventures, and production-sharing agreements61
6Protecting developing economies from price shocks87
7The environmental, social, and human rights impacts of oil development101
AppExtractive industries transparency initiative : publish what you pay129

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