Journals Higher Education



Published: 11 January 2007

416 Pages | 3 maps, numerous line drawings, tables and graphs


ISBN: 9780199205752

Bookseller Code (AO)

A Question of Rigs, of Rules, or of Rigging the Rules?

Upstream Profits and Taxes in US Gulf Offshore Oil and Gas

Juan Carlos Boué
Edgar Jones

Oxford Institute for Energy Studies

  • Addresses a major gap in the academic literature on the oil industry
  • Introduces the US offshore oil and gas industry in a succinct and accessible way
  • Provides an analysis of the recent technological advances in the sector