The oil curse : how petroleum wealth shapes the development of nations / Michael L. Ross.
By: Ross, MichaelMaterial type: TextPublisher: Princeton : Princeton University Press, c.2012Description: xxi, 289 p. : ill. ; 24 cmISBN: 9780691145457 (hardback)Subject(s): Petroleum industry and trade -- Government policy -- Developing countries | Revenue -- Developing countries | Petroleum products -- Prices | Women -- Developing countries -- Social conditions | Natural resources -- Developing countries | Civil war -- Developing countries | Developing countries -- Economic policy | BAEPS, Political Science November2017DDC classification: 338.90091724
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
The paradoxical wealth of nations ; Apprendix: A note on methods and measurements -- The trouble with oil revenues -- More petroleum, less democracy ; Appendix: A statistical anaysis of oil and democracy -- Petroleum perpetuates patriarchy ; Appendix; a statistical analysis of oil and the status of women -- Oil-based violences ; Appendix: A statsitcal analysis of oil and civil conflcit -- Oil, economic growth, and political instituions --Good news and bad news about oil.