The character of petroleum licences: a legal culture analysis

Tina Soliman Hunter (Editor), Jørn Øyrehagen Sunde (Editor), Ernst Nordtveit (Editor)

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This innovative book explores the legal character of petroleum licences, a key vehicle governing the relationship between oil companies and their host states. Examining the issue through the lens of legal culture, it illustrates why some jurisdictions exert strong state control and others only minimal.
Original languageEnglish
Place of PublicationCheltenham, UK; Northampton, USA
PublisherEdward Elgar
Number of pages288
ISBN (Electronic)9781788976206
ISBN (Print)9781788976190
Publication statusPublished - 2020

Publication series

NameNew Horizons in Environmental and Energy Law series
PublisherEdward Elgar


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