Economics of the Caspian Oil and Gas Wealth: Companies, Governments, Policies

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Overview

This book explores the economic challenges involved in managing hydrocarbon wealth in the Caspian region, and looks at how to design an optimal energy policy. The book draws on the Author's experience in dealing with the governments of the region, and her knowledge of the role of major companies in the area.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781403987570
  • Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan
  • Publication date: 9/30/2008
  • Series: Euro-Asian Studies Series
  • Pages: 224
  • Product dimensions: 5.70 (w) x 8.60 (h) x 0.80 (d)

Meet the Author

YELENA KALYUZHNOVA is the Director of the Centre for Euro-Asian Studies and a Lecturer in the Economics Department at the University of Reading, UK. Her academic background includes research on transitional economies and macroeconomic issues. Dr Kalyuzhnova is the author of the first major study of the Kazakhstani economy (1998). She has contributed to a wide variety of economic studies for international organisations.

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Table of Contents

Introduction
PART I: ECONOMICS OF THE CASPIAN HYDROCARBON DEVELOPMENT
Economic Development and High Natural Resource Dependency
Management of the Hydrocarbon Wealth: Natural Oil Funds
PART II: THE IMPACT OF OPERATING COMPANIES
Oil Majors in the Caspian Basin
Companies and Governments
Building a Local Skill Base
PART III: MODELS AND POLICIES FOR THE FUTURE
Models and Policies for Oil and Gas Production, Revenue Collection and Public Expenditures
Fostering Private Sector and Sustainable Development
Optimal Energy Policy: Market Failures and Impact of Externalities
Conclusion

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