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The Energy Syndrome: Comparing National Responses to the Energy Crisis
The Energy Syndrome: Comparing National Responses to the Energy Crisis
Edited by Leon N. Lindberg
Lexington Books, 1977, 384 pp
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A retrospective analysis of energy policy and policymaking in seven countries, with the editor's comparative chapters the most valuable. They suggest that fundamental reforms of a political nature must be undertaken if policy lags and institutional rigidities are to be overcome.