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Transitions are dangerous : oil and the world economy, 1990

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For the last twenty years, oil has probably been the single most important economic commodity. Its only competitor, with the exception of money itself, has perhaps been the microchip. Oil has the greatest share of world trade, provides the mainstay of the worlds largest companies, is the dominant force in the determination of energy prices – and has now played a major part in bringing about international conflict – the First Oil War. The leverage of oil over almost every aspect of economic li...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Research group:
Oxford Institute for Energy Studies
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Publisher:
Oxford Institute for Energy Studies Publisher's website
Series:
OIES paper
Publication date:
1990-01-01
Paper number:
GWO7
ISBN:
0948061472
Language:
English
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2015-02-27

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