Energy in the world economy: a statistical review of trends in output, trade, and consumption since 1925

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Published for Resources for the Future by the Johns Hopkins Press, 1971 - Business & Economics - 876 pages
Plan of the book; Some conceptual, statistical, and geographic ground rules; Energy forms covered; Measurement of energy production, foreign trade, and consumption; Conversion of data into common denominator units of measurement; Geographic classification; Availability of unpublished data by country and by years; Terminology; Trends in production compared with those in consumption; The growth of international trade; The network of international energy flows; energy consumption and gross national product; World energy reserves; Coal; Oil and gas; Hydro and nuclear fuels.

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Contents

Introduction
1
Part
7
15 Gross national product energy consumption 8 World energy consumption by source
15
Some
16
The growth of international trade
24
Energy consumption and gross national product
32
Projections of energy consumption
40
Tables
53
Primary energy production selected
185
World energy consumption by source
198
years 19251965 coal equivalents
224
Primary energy production percentage
263
Energy imports and exports selected years
303
Net energy imports or exports selected
380
Energy imports and exports selected
423
Net energy imports or exports selected
502

Average annual percentage rates of change
77
Average annual percentage growth rates distribution by source and major region
84
Projected growth in world energy consump 11 Consumption of liquid fuels by major
90
selected years 19251968 13
95
and total electricity consumption 1925
98
World energy consumption by source
106
World energy production by source
113
Data on energyGNP relationship by percentage distribution by major world
120
World imports exports and net trade
131
World imports exports and net trade
139
percentage distri
147
Crude oil processing capacity of world
155
Energy import dependence or export
161
Major interregional movements of solid
171
Direction of net solid and liquid fuels trade
178
World energy exports by source selected
532
Energy imports and exports percentage
545
Major interregional exchanges of solid
583
Bunkers selected years 19251965
588
production to consumption selected
622
percentage dis
652
Alternative measures of hydroelectricity
692
Average annual percentage rates of change
731
Summary of energy production trade
786
Annotated Guide to the Detailed Energy
815
Approximations in statistics of population
822
The handling of nonavailable data
831
Part Five
861
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