The Economics of Petroleum Supply: Papers by M. A. Adelman, 1962-1993

The Economics of Petroleum Supply: Papers by M. A. Adelman, 1962-1993

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M. A. Adelman is one of the preeminent authorities on the economics of mineral resources. This book brings together his work, written over the past thirty years, on mineral depletion and the nature of monopoly in world oil. Organized into three groups, the twenty-seven papers cover theory and measurement of mineral scarcity and depletion, analysis of the OPEC cartel…  See more details below

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M. A. Adelman is one of the preeminent authorities on the economics of mineral resources. This book brings together his work, written over the past thirty years, on mineral depletion and the nature of monopoly in world oil. Organized into three groups, the twenty-seven papers cover theory and measurement of mineral scarcity and depletion, analysis of the OPEC cartel and control of the oil market, and public policy problems and options.

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Adelman (economics emeritus, MIT) is one of the preeminent authorities on the economics of mineral resources. This volume brings together his work, written over the past 30 years, on mineral depletion and the nature of monopoly in world oil. Organized into three groups, the 27 papers cover theory and measurement of mineral scarcity and depletion, analysis of the OPEC cartel and control of the oil market, and public policy problems and options. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

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ISBN-13:
9780262011389
Publisher:
MIT Press
Publication date:
12/27/1993
Pages:
576
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.20(h) x 1.60(d)

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M. A. Adelman is Professor Emeritus in the Department of Economics at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

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