Taking Control of Oil: Managing Dependence on Petroleum Fuels in the Pacific

Publication | December 2009
Price
  • US$25.00 (paperback)
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Taking Control of Oil provides a comprehensive assessment of recent global oil price trends, the exposure of PDMCs to oil price increases and its implications for social and economic development in the region. It also offers a number of policy options for managing risks associated with heavy dependence on oil imports and proposes a path for diversifying the energy mix in PDMCs.

Contents 

  • Foreword
  • Executive Summary
  • Introduction
  • A Framework for Oil Policy
  • Applications for the Pacific
  • References

Additional Details

Type
Series
Subjects
  • Energy
  • Governance and public sector management
  • Fragile situations
Countries
  • Cook Islands
  • Fiji
  • Kiribati
  • Marshall Islands
  • Micronesia, Federated States of
  • Nauru
  • Palau
  • Papua New Guinea
  • Samoa
  • Solomon Islands
  • Timor-Leste
  • Tonga
  • Tuvalu
  • Vanuatu
SKU
  • RPS101382
ISBN
  • 978-971-561-862-5 (Print)

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