Beyond the Resource Curse
Edited by Brenda Shaffer and Taleh Ziyadov
512 pages | 6 x 9
Cloth 2012 | ISBN 978-0-8122-4400-7 | $69.95 | £45.50
"Beyond the Resource Curse foursquarely addresses the question of what resources can do–or not do–for a country. The novelty of the data–the contributors treat a broad array of cases that are seldom thought about–along with the freshness of the analysis and the eclectic mix of topics and countries discussed, makes this a truly refreshing volume."–Svante Cornell, Johns Hopkins University
Beyond the Resource Curse focuses on the paradoxical relationship between natural wealth and economic security and examines the particular pitfalls and consistent problems facing oil and gas exporting states and contributes to a better comprehension of the perils of oil and gas export. Read more . . .