Any meaningful analysis of the current petrodollar situation requires an understanding of the evolution of relationships between oil companies and the governments of the oil producing countries during the first half of this century, due to the great influence these relationships have had on the present situation. This paper hope to present an understanding of these dynamic players during the 20th century.
"The Petrodollar Energy Crisis: An Overview and Interpretation,"
Syracuse Journal of International Law and Commerce: Vol. 3
, Article 5.
Available at: http://surface.syr.edu/jilc/vol3/iss2/5