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The Political Economy of Global Energy

The Political Economy of Global Energy

By R. K. Pachauri

Johns Hopkins University Press, 1985, 191 pp.

The director of the Tata Energy Research Institute in New Delhi, after surveying a wide range of forecasts, stresses the long-run energy needs of developing countries, the possibilities of global scarcity, and the connection of these issues with the stability of the world economic system. He sees an important future for OPEC.