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  • U.S. Energy Policies (Routledge Revivals)by Resources For The Future Ltd

    Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 44.95

    U.S. Energy Policies, first published in 1968, aims to assemble and describe within an overall framework the energy policy questions that RRF believed would profit from study and analysis. This study covers the past performance and trends in the energy industries, the nature of existing industries and of the government policies bearing on them,... more...

  • Supply and Costs in the U.S. Petroleum Industry (Routledge Revivals)by Franklin M. Fisher

    Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 44.95

    Any discussion of the various facets of petroleum policy in the United States rests to a greater or less extent on the issue of sensitivity of petroleum exploration, and hence of new petroleum discoveries to economic incentives. Indeed, a principle argument in favour of having a special petroleum policy at all is that domestic petroleum exploration... more...

  • Réunion tripartite sur l’avenir de l’emploi dans le secteur du tabacby International Labour Office

    International Labour Office 2003; US$ 13.50

    Examines the future of employment in the tobacco industry and makes recommendations to the social partners for achieving decent work objectives in the sector. Includes texts of resolutions adopted by the Meeting. more...

  • Luces y huellas para salir del socavónby International Labour Office

    International Labour Office 2005; US$ 5.00

    Basado en los resultados de los programas de accio´n directa desarrollados en determinadas zonas mineras de Sudame´rica para enfrentar el problema del trabajo infantil en las minas, examina las experiencias y las buenas pra´cticas obtenidas. more...

  • Uranium 2009by OECD Publishing; Nuclear Energy Agency

    Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development 2010; US$ 182.00

     . With several countries currently building nuclear power plants and planning the construction of more to meet long-term increases in electricity demand, uranium resources, production and demand remain topics of notable interest. In response to the projected growth in demand for uranium and declining inventories, the uranium industry – the... more...

  • $2.50 A Gallonby Newt Gingrich

    Regnery Publishing 2012; US$ 14.95

    New York Times bestselling author, former Speaker of the House, and Fox News political analyst and Republican presidential candidate Newt Gingrich has a plan for slashing gas prices and reducing our long-term dependence on foreign oil. Gingrich is famous for taking big, visionary ideas and boiling them down into practical solutions for the American... more...

  • Our Land, Our Oil!by Stefano Casertano

    Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden 2012; US$ 69.95

    Stefano Casertano explores the connections between the presence of energy natural resources and the development of "local nationalism" in the producing regions. In particular, he applies a specific focus on those cases where such nationalism leads to secession attempts. The research is based on eight case studies in Bolivia, Sudan, Malaysia, Indonesia,... more...

  • Betriebliche Mitbestimmung in der Weimarer Republikby Werner Plumpe

    De Gruyter 1999; US$ 105.00

    Die ungelöst und häufig unreguliert verlaufenden sozialen Konflikte in den Betrieben zählten zu den die Weimarer Republik belastenden Probleme. Das Betriebsrätegesetz von 1920 war freilich trotz aller Auseinandersetzungen im Vorfeld seiner Verabschiedung weitgehend unumstritten. Wenn es trotzdem in den zwanziger Jahren zu keiner zufriedenstellenden... more...

  • Manufacturing of Concrete Products and Precast Elementsby Helmut Kuch; Jörg-Henry Schwabe; Ulrich Palzer

    Verlag Bau+Technik 2013; US$ 45.41

    The flexible use of prefabricated concrete products requires a continuously increasing diversity with regard to fresh concrete mix designs and properties, moulding processes, surface finishes and product characteristics. This trend imposes ever-higher requirements on manufacturers of the associated production equipment and on precast plants. The main... more...

  • OPECby Mohammed E. Ahrari

    The University Press of Kentucky 2015; US$ 40.00

    A glut of oil, dropping prices, the threat of insolvency, a divided membership -- these developments in the early weeks of 1985 underline the cogency of Mohammed Ahrari's historical study of the OPEC oil cartel and his argument that economic forces, not politics, determine OPEC's action in the world arena. The impetus for the formation of OPEC in... more...