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Title: Economic factors in the longevity of resources 
Author: Peterson, Richard E.
Date: 1975-04
Publisher: Hawaii Geothermal Project, University of Hawaii
National Technical Information Service
Citation: Peterson RE. 1975. Economic Factors in the Longevity of Resources. Honolulu (HI) & Springfield (VA): Hawaii Geothermal Project, University of Hawaii & National Technical Information Service.
Abstract: If it is economically feasible to exploit a resource, the period of exploitation will be affected by a number of economic factors. In the discussion below, the role of the following variables in the lifetime of oil, gas, and geothermal resources will be presented: the rate of interest or discount rate; future prices and costs; monopolization, import quotas, and prorationing; rules of capture and unitization; severance taxes and royalty payments; property taxes; depletion allowances.
Description: Includes bibliographical references
Pages/Duration: 23 pages
Keywords: power production, well flow, economics, HGP-A
LC Subject Headings: Geothermal resources--Economic aspects
Natural resources

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