An analysis by Gustavson Associates, Boulder, Colo., shows a variety of geologic conditions and prospects in countries that once made up the so-called eastern bloc.
Here is a country by country summary of Gustavson's findings in eastern Europe:
Albania is rich in natural resources, especially chromite, oil, and gas. It has far greater petroleum reserves for its size than any other country in eastern Europe.
Albania is the most politically isolated nation in Europe and one of the most xenophobic countries in the world. Long ruled by the repressive dictator Enver Hoxha, Albania is still a Stalinist...