Theodore R. Breton, John C. Blaney ICF Resources Inc. Fairfax, Va. Oil production in the Soviet republics has been falling as the Soviet Union's economy and political structure have deteriorated. The decline in Soviet oil production has accelerated in 1991, and given the current state of chaos in the Soviet Union further declines in Soviet oil production seem likely in short run. Many oil analysts in the U.S., perhaps conditioned by U.S. experience, have assumed Soviet oil production has peaked and are expecting the decline to continue indefinitely. However, in an analysis of the Soviet Union and Eastern Europe recently completed for ...

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