Fossil Fuels

  • Report

    Report

    Middle East crises and world petroleum movements.

    A discussion of two major interruptions in the supply of oil from the Middle East which have occurred in the present decade, in Iran in 1951 and at Suez in 1956. The resulting oil shortages resolved themselves into shipping crises which were met by r...

    Jan 1, 1958

  • Report

    Report

    A spatial model of U. S. petroleum refining.

    An addition of spatial dimension to a linear-programming model of U.S. petroleum refining constructed by A. S. Manne. Refining technology in each of four U.S. regions (Gulf, Midwest, East, West) is described by a 39-row matrix obtained from Mann's 10...

    Jan 1, 1958

  • Report

    Report

    Prices of refined petroleum products in the U.S.S.R., 1928-1950

    A summary of changes in Soviet wholesale prices of refined petroleum products form 1928 to 1950. This study is part of a broader investigation expected to provide a basis for calculating deflators for components of national income data in current rub...

    Jan 1, 1955

  • Report

    Report

    A dollar index of Soviet petroleum output, 1927-28 to 1937 [by] Alexander Gerschenkron [and] Nancy Nimitz.

    A continuation of R-197, A Dollar Index of Soviet Machinery Output (out of print). The present study attempts to measure the Soviet output of petroleum products during 1927/28-1937. U.S. dollars of 1939 purchasing power are used as the unit of measur...

    Jan 1, 1952

  • People

    People

    Aimee E. Curtright

    Senior Scientist; Professor, Pardee RAND Graduate School
    Education Ph.D. in chemistry, University of California, Berkeley; B.S. in chemistry, University of Miami

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