U.S. policy toward OPEC Hearing before the Committee on International Relations, House of Representatives, One Hundred Sixth Congress, second session, Wednesday, March 1, 2000 by United States

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U.S. policy toward OPEC: hearing before the Committee on International Relations, House of Representatives, One Hundred Sixth Congress, second session, Wednesday, March 1, [United States. Congress. House. Committee on International Relations.].

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Its Board of Governors and board chairperson are elected by member nations; OPEC's headquarters are in Vienna, Austria.

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can mitigate the risks and dangers of continued energy dependence through a new strategic approach to foreign policy that 5/5(1). OPEC meetings used to be dominated by oil personalities like Saudi minister Ali al-Naimi, but he was fired in May, the apparent victim of the policy failure to retain market share while the oil price was falling.

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