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Clean energy and international oil

Marianne Haug.

in Oxford Review of Economic Policy

January 2011; p ublished online January 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Agricultural, Environmental, and Natural Resource Economics; Taxation, Subsidies, and Revenue; Environmental Economics; Market Structure, Firm Strategy, and Market Performance; Technological Change; Research and Development; Welfare Economics; Renewable Resources and Conservation; Energy Economics; Economic History; Market Structure and Pricing; Non-renewable Resources and Conservation. 12012 words.

Oil has been the world's dominant fuel for more than 50 years. Substitution of oil for power generation and heating has progressed since the 1970s, but substitution of oil in transport...

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The Commodity Terms of Trade, Unit Roots, and Nonlinear Alternatives: A Smooth Transition Approach

Joseph V. Balagtas and Matthew T. Holt.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

February 2009; p ublished online February 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Manufacturing; International Trade; Non-renewable Resources and Conservation; Agricultural Economics. 9246 words.

This article extends the recent literature on the Prebisch-Singer hypothesis of a long-run decline in the relative prices of primary commodities. Our main innovation is testing for and...

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Firm Dynamics with Tradable Output Permits

Quinn Weninger and Richard E. Just.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

August 2002; p ublished online August 2002 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Primary Products; Taxation, Subsidies, and Revenue; Renewable Resources and Conservation; Production and Organizations; Non-renewable Resources and Conservation; Corporate Governance. 0 words.

We study firm dynamics, firm value, equilibrium permit prices and market efficiency in a natural resource industry that is managed with tradable output permits. New firms must purchase...

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A Global Perspective on the Future of Natural Gas: Resources, Trade, and Climate Constraints

Franziska Holz, Philipp M. Richter and Ruud Egging.

in Review of Environmental Economics and Policy

January 2015; p ublished online January 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Environmental Economics; Primary Products; Mathematical Methods; Programming Methods; Mathematical and Simulation Modelling; Non-renewable Resources and Conservation. 9660 words.

Natural gas plays an important role in the global energy system as an input to power generation, heating, and industry. This article identifies key drivers and uncertainties for natural gas...

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Global production networks and the extractive sector: governing resource-based development

Gavin Bridge.

in Journal of Economic Geography

May 2008; p ublished online April 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Agricultural, Environmental, and Natural Resource Economics; Primary Products; Non-renewable Resources and Conservation; Economic Development. 14456 words.

This article explores the opportunities a GPN approach provides for understanding the network configurations and regional development impacts associated with extractive industries. The...

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Peak oil and energy policy—a critique

Dieter Helm.

in Oxford Review of Economic Policy

January 2011; p ublished online January 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Environmental Economics; Energy Economics; Industry Studies; Non-renewable Resources and Conservation; Economic Development. 12502 words.

Energy policy has frequently been based upon assumptions about future oil prices. At the end of the 1970s it was assumed oil prices would continue to rise. Now a similar assumption pervades...

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Sovereign Wealth Funds and Natural Resource Management in Africa

Samuel E. Wills, Lemma W. Senbet and Witness Simbanegavi.

in Journal of African Economies

September 2016; p ublished online October 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Macroeconomic Policy, Macroeconomic Aspects of Public Finance, and General Outlook; International Finance; Macroeconomic Aspects of International Trade and Finance; Corporate Governance; Corporate Regulation; Taxation, Subsidies, and Revenue; National Budget, Deficit, and Debt; Publicly Provided Goods; National Government Expenditures and Related Policies; Economic Development; Non-renewable Resources and Conservation. 8386 words.

Non-renewable resources dominate nearly one quarter of the world's economies. Over half of these economies are developing, with many in Africa. Managing resource revenues is one of the most...

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Strike When the Force Is with You: Optimal Stopping with Application to Resource Equilibria

Robert D. Cairns and Graham A. Davis.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

May 2007; p ublished online May 2007 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Manufacturing; Renewable Resources and Conservation; Non-renewable Resources and Conservation; Agricultural Economics. 7211 words.

Optimal investment in a nonrenewable resource project occurs when the rate of increase of the project's forward value falls to the force of interest. This stopping rule yields a financial...

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