World Library  
Flag as Inappropriate
Email this Article

Resource-based economy

Article Id: WHEBN0031411190
Reproduction Date:

Title: Resource-based economy  
Author: World Heritage Encyclopedia
Language: English
Subject: Norwegian paradox, Social progress, Digital economy, Informal sector, Open economy
Collection: Economics
Publisher: World Heritage Encyclopedia
Publication
Date:
 

Resource-based economy

Resource Based Economy may refer to:

Resource-based economy

A resource-based economy is the economy of a country whose gross national product or gross domestic product to a large extent comes from natural resources.[1]

Contents

  • Suriname 1
  • Russia 2
  • Norway 3
  • Australia 4
  • References 5
  • Bibliography 6
  • External links 7

Suriname

Suriname's exports of bauxite account for more than 15% of GDP and 70% of export earnings.[2]

Russia

Of Russian exports, more than 80% are oil, natural gas, metals and timber.[3] Since Russia has a resource based economy, it depends most of all on the fluctuations of oil and gas demand and prices.[4]

Norway

Norway's export of oil and gas forms 45% of total exports and more than 20% of the GDP.[5]

Australia

Australia developed aspects of a resource-based economy in the later twentieth century, while retaining a foundation in agricultural exports, and latterly minerals.[6][7]

References

  1. ^   p.26
  2. ^ CIA - World Factbook Suriname
  3. ^   p.191
  4. ^ Nesvetailova, Anastasia. "Why farmers in Belarus will profit under Putin’s sanctions". The Conversation. Retrieved 10 September 2014. 
  5. ^ OECD Environmental Performance Reviews OECD Environmental Performance Reviews: Norway 2011. 2011. Retrieved 2012-03-13.  p.60
  6. ^ http://lockthegate.org.au/documents/doc-301-minerals-boom---australia-s-resources-curse.pdf retrieval June-1-2012
  7. ^ http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1080/08941929209380790 retrieve June-1-2012

Bibliography

  • Barry C.Field (2000), Natural Resource Economics, McGraw-Hill. ISBN 0-07-231677-2.
  • Thomas H. Tietenberg (1988), Environmental and Natural Resource Economics, Scott-Foresman. ISBN 0-673-18945-7.
  • Philip A. Neher (1990), Natural Resource Economics: Conservation and Exploitation, Cambridge University Press. ISBN 0-521-31174-8.
  • Steven C. Hackett (2001), Environmental and Natural Resources Economics: Theory, Policy, and the Sustainable Society, M.E. Sharpe. ISBN 0-7656-0682-8.
  • Erhun Kula (1992), Economics of Natural Resources and the Environment, Springer. ISBN 0-412-36330-5.
  • Juan C. Suris Regueiro, Manuel M. Varela Lafuente (1995), Introducción a la economía de los recursos naturales, Civitas. ISBN 84-470-0613-1.
  • Pere Riera (2005), Manual de economía ambiental y de los recursos naturales, Thomson. ISBN 84-9732-369-6.
  • Carlos Romero (1994), Economía de los recursos ambientales y naturales, Alianza Editorial. ISBN 84-206-6811-7.
  • Alan Randall, Ricardo Calvet Perez (1985), Economía de los recursos naturales y política ambiental, Limusa. ISBN 968-18-1727-3.
  • Roxana Barrantes (1997), Hacia un nuevo dorado: Economía de los recursos naturales, Consorcio de Investigación Económica. ISBN 9972-670-00-7.

External links

  • "How to Sustain Growth in a Resource Based Economy? The Main Concepts and their Application to the Russian Case" (United Nations Economic Commission for Europe)
This article was sourced from Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License; additional terms may apply. World Heritage Encyclopedia content is assembled from numerous content providers, Open Access Publishing, and in compliance with The Fair Access to Science and Technology Research Act (FASTR), Wikimedia Foundation, Inc., Public Library of Science, The Encyclopedia of Life, Open Book Publishers (OBP), PubMed, U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Center for Biotechnology Information, U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health (NIH), U.S. Department of Health & Human Services, and USA.gov, which sources content from all federal, state, local, tribal, and territorial government publication portals (.gov, .mil, .edu). Funding for USA.gov and content contributors is made possible from the U.S. Congress, E-Government Act of 2002.
 
Crowd sourced content that is contributed to World Heritage Encyclopedia is peer reviewed and edited by our editorial staff to ensure quality scholarly research articles.
 
By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. World Heritage Encyclopedia™ is a registered trademark of the World Public Library Association, a non-profit organization.
 


Copyright © World Library Foundation. All rights reserved. eBooks from Project Gutenberg are sponsored by the World Library Foundation,
a 501c(4) Member's Support Non-Profit Organization, and is NOT affiliated with any governmental agency or department.