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Impacts of Mexican Oil Policy on Economic and Political Development

Impacts of Mexican Oil Policy on Economic and Political Development

By Jesús-Agustín Velasco

Lexington Books, 1983, 236 pp.

Written from the Mexican viewpoint, this study outlines the role of oil policy in the entire national scene. The potentialities, the challenges, and the dangers created by oil are fully recognized, as is its dual nature as miracle drug and reality-distorting narcotic.