Oil Industry

Take an inside look at the world's oil producers to see who is really inflating your company's gas and power bills.

Private Empire

Steve Coll

Penguin Press, 2012


ExxonMobil is a “private empire”: wealthy, global and geopolitically powerful.
Blowout in the Gulf

William R. Freudenburg and Robert Gramling

MIT Press, 2010


Oil on troubled waters: a hard-hitting, provocative indictment of the oil industry and US energy policy...
The Oil Kings

Andrew Scott Cooper

Simon & Schuster, 2011


Delve into the intriguing, convoluted mechanics of oil geopolitics
Seizing Power

Robert Slater

Bloomberg Press, 2010


Always politically slippery, the oil business enters a new phase in the global power struggle over energy.