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  • Nigeria at Fifty

    The Nation in Narration, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ebenezer Obadare, Wale Adebanwi

    Nigeria, Africa’s most populous and biggest democracy, celebrates her fiftieth year as an independent nation in October 2010. As the cliché states, ‘As Nigeria goes, so goes Africa’. This book frames the socio-historical and political trajectory of Nigeria while examining the many dimensions of the…

    Paperback – 2012-12-07

  • Energy Policy Analysis: A Conceptual Framework

    A Conceptual Framework, 1st Edition

    By Michael S Hamilton

    Presented in nontechnical terms, this book offers a unique and powerful conceptual framework for analysis of energy technologies (standard and alternative) in terms of their respective dollar costs, environmental costs, and national security costs. Energy technologies examined include coal, nuclear…

    Paperback – 2012-11-15

  • The Economic and Social Regulation of Public Utilities

    An International History, 1st Edition

    Edited by Judith Clifton, Pierre Lanthier, Harm Schröter

    Utilities have long been essential for societies, supplying basic services for nations, organizations and households alike. The proper functioning and regulation of utilities is therefore critical for the economy, society and security. History provides an invaluable insight into important issues of…

    Hardback – 2012-10-19

  • Water and Sanitation Services

    Public Policy and Management, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jose Esteban Castro, Leo Heller

    Substantially reducing the number of human beings who lack access to clean water and safe sanitation is one of the key Millennium Development Goals. This book argues and demonstrates that this can only be achieved by a better integration of the technical and social science approaches in the search…

    Paperback – 2012-08-24

  • Privatisation and Financial Collapse in the Nuclear Industry

    The Origins and Causes of the British Energy Crisis of 2002, 1st Edition

    By Simon Taylor

    A timely contribution and incisive analysis, this is the story of the British experiment in privatizing the nuclear power industry and its subsequent financial collapse. It tells how the UK's pioneering role in nuclear power led to bad technology choices, a badly flawed restructuring of the…

    Paperback – 2012-06-14
    Routledge Studies in Business Organizations and Networks

  • Energy Dependency, Politics and Corruption in the Former Soviet Union

    Russia's Power, Oligarchs' Profits and Ukraine's Missing Energy Policy, 1995-2006, 1st Edition

    By Margarita M. Balmaceda

    Energy has become a major element to Russia's attempts, under Putin, to restore its influence over former Soviet territories and reaffirm itself as the dominant regional power. This book investigates how Russia has manipulated the energy of its neighbours on Russian energy supplies to achieve its…

    Paperback – 2012-05-15
    BASEES/Routledge Series on Russian and East European Studies

  • Petroleum Taxation

    Sharing the Oil Wealth: A Study of Petroleum Taxation Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow, 1st Edition

    By Carole Nakhle

    Petroleum taxation is the universal instrument through which governments seek to determine the crucial balance between the financial interests of the oil companies and the owners of the resource. This book addresses how governments have and continue to approach this problem, the impacts of…

    Paperback – 2012-05-15
    Routledge Studies in International Business and the World Economy

  • Building Big Business in Russia

    The Impact of Informal Corporate Governance Practices, 1st Edition

    By Yuko Adachi

    This book examines the development of big business in Russia since the onset of market oriented reform in the early 1990s. It explains how privatized post-Soviet enterprises, many of which made little sense as business units, were transformed into functional firms able to operate in the environment…

    Paperback – 2012-03-29
    BASEES/Routledge Series on Russian and East European Studies

  • Water Policy Processes in India

    Discourses of Power and Resistance, 1st Edition

    By Vandana Asthana

    The privatization of water is a keenly contested issue in an economically-liberalizing India. Since the 1990s, large social groups across India's diverse and disparate peoples have been re-negotiating their cultural relationships with each other as to whether they support or oppose…

    Paperback – 2012-03-29
    Routledge Contemporary South Asia Series

  • Deregulation, Innovation and Market Liberalization

    Electricity Regulation in a Continually Evolving Environment, 1st Edition

    By L. Lynne Kiesling

    Over the past 50 years the US economy has experienced economic dynamism and technological change at a dizzying pace, driven substantially by innovation in digital communication technology. This dynamism has had limited effects in the electricity industry, and institutional change within the…

    Paperback – 2012-03-14
    Routledge Studies in Business Organizations and Networks

  • Sustainable Agriculture and Food Security in an Era of Oil Scarcity

    Lessons from Cuba, 1st Edition

    By Julia Wright

    When other nations are forced to rethink their agricultural and food security strategies in light of the post-peak oil debate, they only have one living example to draw from: that of Cuba in the 1990s. Based on the first and – up till now – only systematic and empirical study to come…

    Paperback – 2012-01-09

  • Energy and Security in the Caucasus

    1st Edition

    By Emmanuel Karagiannis

    Any understanding of the complex politics of the post-Soviet Caucasus presupposes an understanding of the relationship between the transportation of Azerbaijan's oil, inter-state relations and ethnic conflicts. Energy and Security in the Caucasus is a contribution to the debate revolving…

    Paperback – 2011-12-02

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