Foundations and Trends® in Microeconomics

Volume 10, issue 2

Water and Economy-Wide Policy Interventions

Water is a limiting factor for sustainable economic growth and development in many countries. Its allocation has significant impacts on overall economic efficiency, particularly with growing physical scarcity in certain regions. Water also has become a strategic resource, involving conflicts among t...
Volume 10, issue 1

The Organization of the Oil Industry, Past and Present

For several decades, petroleum has been a commodity of vital importance to the global economy, in which a number of interesting market phenomena has occurred. This monograph represents my efforts to describe several of these phenomenon, along with a few other elements of the oil market. My focus is