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OPEC: Success and Prospects
OPEC: Success and Prospects
By Dankwart A. Rustow and John F. Mugno
New York University Press (for the Council on Foreign Relations), 1976, 160 pp.

The rational pursuit of self-interest; skill in seeing that all that need be agreed on is price; a confirmation of the Point Four idea that the vital transfer is technical skill-these are some of the attributes which lead the authors of this lively analysis to conclude that OPEC is solidly based and likely to be durable. They believe the world can live with it.