Oil and Gas in Trinidad and Tobago

Managing the Resource Curse in a Small Petroleum-Exporting Economy

Authors: HOSEIN, ROGER

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  • Outlines, analyzes and draws conclusions on a way forward, out of the Dutch disease for Trinidad and Tobago
  • Discusses sustainable development solutions to the economy
  • Relies on statistics and charts to establish facts and to illustrate trends
  • Easy to read, as this book is written in short spurts of information
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Oil and Gas in Trinidad and Tobago presents a historical economic review of the energy sector of Trinidad and Tobago, followed by a detailed evaluation of policies associated with resource abundance and the effects on the economy from various perspectives, including industrialization, labor productivity, education, export diversification, and competitiveness. This book utilizes a wide range of statistical data and methodologies to both economically and statistically analyze these issues at hand. The content of this book will be useful not only for policymakers but also for researchers and students interested in the field.

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Roger Hosein is a Senior Lecturer in the Department of Economics at the University of the West Indies, St. Augustine, Trinidad and Tobago. He is also the coordinator of the Trade and Economic Development Unit (TEDU).

Table of contents (12 chapters)

Table of contents (12 chapters)

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Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Oil and Gas in Trinidad and Tobago
Book Subtitle
Managing the Resource Curse in a Small Petroleum-Exporting Economy
Authors
Copyright
2021
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Copyright Holder
The Editor(s) (if applicable) and The Author(s), under exclusive license to Springer Nature Switzerland AG
eBook ISBN
978-3-030-77669-5
DOI
10.1007/978-3-030-77669-5
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-030-77668-8
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XXIV, 265
Number of Illustrations
15 b/w illustrations, 19 illustrations in colour
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