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Papers by M.A. Adelman, 1962-1993 Morris Albert Adelman ... Therefore the price of heavy fuel oil cannot go appreciably above the price of crude oil, or else consumers would burn the crude entire. ... little for California (1948-54) or for western Europe today, where the price of heavy fuel is below that of even heavy crudes.
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M. A. Adelman is one of the preeminent authorities on the economics of mineral resources. This book brings together his work, written over the past thirty years, on mineral depletion and the nature of monopoly in world oil. Organized into three groups, the twenty-seven papers cover theory and measurement of mineral scarcity and depletion, analysis of the OPEC cartel and control of the oil market, and public policy problems and options.
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