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Petroleum Politics and the Texas Railroad Commission

by David Prindle

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Published by Univ of Texas Pr .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Public Affairs & Administration,
  • Politics - Current Events,
  • Energy development,
  • Law and legislation,
  • Petroleum industry and trade,
  • Petroleum law and legislation,
  • Texas

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesElma Dill Russell Spencer Foundation Series
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages230
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10294015M
    ISBN 100292764898
    ISBN 109780292764897

    Very Good First Edition of PETROLEUM POLITICS AND THE TEXAS. of Texas Press. Unclipped dust jacket condition is NEAR FINE, with very light. edge wear and rub across top front. Details about David F. Prindle PETROLEUM POLITICS AND THE TEXAS RAILROAD COMMISSION 1st Edit. A book that does not look new and has been read but is in Seller Rating: % positive. The Railroad Commission of Texas (RRC) initially had jurisdiction over the rates and operations of railroads, terminals, wharves and express companies. Since in the early 20th century, the Railroad Commission of Texas has regulated the exploration, production, and transportation of oil and natural gas and surface mining for coal, uranium, and iron ore gravel.

    Petroleum Politics and the Texas Railroad Commission(1st Edition) (The Elma Dill Russell Spencer Foundation series) by David S. Prindle, David F. Prindle Hardcover, Pages, Published by University Of Texas Press ISBN , ISBN: X. Murray was a major source of UT Political Science Professor Dr. David Prindle's book entitled Petroleum Politics and the Texas Railroad Commission. Beginning in , Murray worked for the commission as an engineer. From until , he served in the elected position as one of a three-member board which regulated petroleum production.

    His first book, PETROLEUM POLITICS AND THE TEXAS RAILROAD COMMISSION, won the V.O. Key, Jr. Award, given by the Southern Political Science Association to the best book on Southern politics. He also has written THE POLITICS OF GLAMOUR: IDEOLOGY AND DEMOCRACY IN THE SCREEN ACTORS GUILD and RISKY BUSINESS: THE POLITICAL ECONOMY OF helpyouantibiotic.top: Richard H. Kraemer. Sep 06,  · Mark Miller, a Libertarian candidate for Texas railroad commissioner, is taking the commission to task for its failure to track toxic injections into .


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Petroleum Politics and the Texas Railroad Commission by David Prindle Download PDF EPUB FB2

This detailed look at the Railroad Commission and the politics of petroleum in Texas will be of interest to the general public and all those involved in the oil and gas industry. Scholars and students in the field of policy studies, especially energy policy, will find this book to be an invaluable guide to an important sector of the American.

This detailed look at the Railroad Commission and the politics of petroleum in Texas will be of interest to the general public and all those involved in the oil and gas industry. Scholars and students in the field of policy studies, especially energy policy, will find this book to be an invaluable guide to an important sector of the American Cited by: His first book, PETROLEUM POLITICS AND THE TEXAS RAILROAD COMMISSION, won the V.O.

Key, Jr. Award, given by the Southern Political Science Association to the best book on Southern politics. He also has written THE POLITICS OF GLAMOUR: IDEOLOGY AND DEMOCRACY IN THE SCREEN ACTORS GUILD and RISKY BUSINESS: THE POLITICAL ECONOMY OF HOLLYWOOD.

Petroleum Politics and the Texas Railroad Commission book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. The single most important domestic so /5. The Railroad Commission of Texas (RRC; also sometimes called the Texas Railroad Commission, TRC) is the state agency that regulates the oil and gas industry, gas utilities, pipeline safety, safety in the liquefied petroleum gas industry, and surface coal and uranium mining.

Despite its name, it ceased regulating railroads in Agency executives: Christi Craddick. Get this from a library.

Petroleum politics and the Texas Railroad Commission. [David F Prindle] -- The single most important domestic source of oil and gas is managed by the Texas Railroad Commission.

As a result the Commission has for decades exerted a profound influence on U.S. and world energy. Jan 23,  · One reason is because it confuses the public about the agency's true function, he says, "and that’s not necessarily a bad thing if you want to influence the commission.” In a book he wrote in the early '80s, Petroleum, Politics and the Texas Railroad Commission, Prindle looks at the relationship between oil and gas companies (“producers.

Under the Connally Hot Oil Act ofthe federal government undertook to enforce in interstate commerce the production directives of the Texas commission and its sister state agencies.

When the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries was organized, the Railroad Commission was used as a. Aug 08,  · The Texas Railroad Commission (TRC) evolved from its founding in to a multi-divisional regulatory commission that oversaw not only railroads but also a number of other industries central to the modern American economy: petroleum production, natural gas utilities, and motor carriers (buses and trucks).Cited by: Feb 29,  · The Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries is not getting a lot of love in Texas these days.

David Porter, top oil and gas regulator at the Railroad Commission of Texas, has accused OPEC of declaring an "oil war" against the state. Porter is leaving the Commission this year, and some of those running to replace him have used similar rhetoric.

Book, "Petroleum Politics and the Texas Railroad Commission," David F. Prindle, University of Texas Press, News stories, Austin American-Statesman, "Should the Texas Railroad Commission get. Professor Prindle has published research in the areas of voting and parties, energy policy, the presidency, and the politics of the entertainment media.

His first book, Petroleum Politics and the Texas Railroad Commission () won the V.O. Key, Jr. Award, given by the Southern Political Science Association to the best book on Southern helpyouantibiotic.toption: Professor. Petroleum politics have been an increasingly important aspect of diplomacy since the rise of the petroleum industry in the Middle East in the early 20th century.

As competition continues for a vital resource, the strategic calculations of major and minor countries alike place prominent emphasis on the pumping, refining, transport, sale and use of petroleum products. Aug 01,  · Web Extra: Get to Know the Texas Railroad Commission.

Texans can learn a great deal about how their state handles its energy resources by following the activities of the Texas Railroad helpyouantibiotic.top nonpartisan Texas Tribune does a fine job of reporting on the RRC’s activities.

David Prindle’s book, Petroleum Politics and the Texas Railroad Commission, is available at the University. What The Heck Is The Railroad Commission Of Texas. thing if you want to influence the commission.” In a book he wrote in the early ’80s, Petroleum, Politics and the Texas Railroad.

Oct 23,  · Petroleum engineer lifts Libertarian hopes in Railroad Commission race Miller self-published a page book about the agency. a host of recommendations to.

Thus, once the Texas Railroad Commission became the industry's regulatory agency, it assumed the dominant position in crude oil markets. By the end of the first half-century, the Railroad Commission's influence over crude oil prices far exceeded that exercised today by the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Counties (OPEC).

College Station: Texas A&M University Press, Prindle, David F. Petroleum and Politics: The Texas Railroad Commission. Center for Energy Studies, The University of Texas at Austin, Railroad Commission of Texas. Railroad Commission of Texas: The First Hundred Years, Railroad Commission Centennial Committee, Reed, S.G.

TEXAS POLITICS is a comprehensive text that critically compares Texas government and politics to the concepts of democratic theory by using three main themes: democratic ideals, conservatism, and conflict. Boxed features in every chapter make the text engaging by providing human examples of more theoretical issues, including a "You Decide" box /5(14).

Although the regulation of the railroad industry provided years of drama in Texas politics, the historical significance of the Texas Railroad Commission rests on its authority over the Texas energy industry. The discovery of oil in Texas in electrified the entire nation and changed Texas forever.

Apr 29,  · It started with the Railroad Commission of Texas prorating oil in the s. UT government professor David Prindle wrote in his book, “Petroleum Politics and the Texas Railroad Commission,” that “the Commission permitted only enough oil to be drawn out of the ground to satisfy the current demand at the current price.”.Sep 01,  · The history of the Texas Railroad Commission, as Childs rightly insists, shows that regulation is always about more than simple economics.

State politics, regional culture, legal realities, and personalities all shaped commission regulation. One of the most useful parts of Childs's study is the examination of continuity and change in agency Author: Diana Davids Hinton.The Railroad Commission of Texas (RRC) regulates the oil and gas industry to prevent the waste of resources and to protect property rights and the environment.

These are plat maps of oil and gas leases or fields and survey maps. The maps and plats were submitted to the RRC by operators and maintained by the Commission because of information they contain about oil and gas wells in the state.