Sources for “It’s the economy, stupid”

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The 1964 Continental Shelf Act The Continental Shelf Act (1964) legistlation.gov.uk – 1964 http://www.legislation.gov.uk/ukpga/1964/29/introduction/enacted 12/21/2015
number of British oil field in the north sea List of oil and gas fields of the North Sea Wikipedia – Jun 2015 https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_oil_and_gas_fields_of_the_North_Sea 12/3/2015
North Sea oil production UK Monthly Oil Production (M3) DECC – Dec 2015 https://itportal.decc.gov.uk/pprs/full_production.htm 12/3/2015
convert tonnes to barrels Conversion calculator CME group – undated http://www.cmegroup.com/tools-information/calc_crude.html 12/3/2015
amount of tax paid Economic Contributor Oil and Gas UK – undated http://oilandgasuk.co.uk/knowledgecentre/economic-contribution.cfm 12/3/2015
number of companies and value of goods and services UK Oil and Gas –
Business and Government Action
gov.uk – Mar 2013 https://www.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/175480/bis-13-748-uk-oil-and-gas-industrial-strategy.pdf 12/3/2015
people employed in oil and gas Oil and Gas UK Trade association website http://www.oilandgasuk.co.uk/employment.cfm 12/3/2015
Examples of UK oil and gas companies List of Subsea Oil and Gas Companies in UK Subsea Oil and Gas Directory http://www.subsea.org/company/allbycountry.asp?qcountry=UK 12/21/2015
Oil and gas and the FTSE FTSE FACTSHEET – FTSE 100 Index London Stock Exchange Group – Nov 2015 http://www.ftse.com/products/indices/uk 12/3/2015
US government invested in fracking Lessons from the Shale Revolution The Breakthrough Institute – Apr 2015 http://thebreakthrough.org/images/pdfs/Lessons_from_the_Shale_Revolution.pdf 12/17/2015
The chancellor acts to support the North Sea oil and gas industry Proposals for further fiscal and economic devolution to Scotland (at time 12:34:20) Treasury Select Committee – Jan 2015 http://www.parliamentlive.tv/Main/Player.aspx?meetingId=17038&player=silverlight 12/17/2015
Canadian pension fund losses Failure to divest carbon assets has cost pension plans $22B, report finds CBC News – Nov 2015 http://www.cbc.ca/news/business/corporate-knights-fossil-fuel-divestment-1.3321265 12/10/2015
VAT rates VAT rates on different goods and services gov.uk – Feb 2014 https://www.gov.uk/rates-of-vat-on-different-goods-and-services 8/16/2015
UK Film industry tax breaks About UK creative industry tax reliefs BFI – undated http://www.bfi.org.uk/film-industry/british-certification-tax-relief/about-tax-relief 12/21/2015
BP 2014 profits BP Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2014 Results BP – Feb 2015 http://www.bp.com/en/global/corporate/press/press-releases/fourth-quarter-2014-results.html 8/16/2015
Shell 2014 profits Web version of the Royal Dutch Shell plc Annual Report and Form 20-F 2014 Shell – 2015 http://reports.shell.com/annual-report/2014/servicepages/about_disclaimer.php 8/16/2015
Cuadrilla’s losses Cuadrilla Resources Holdings Limited Company Check – live https://companycheck.co.uk/company/07147040/CUADRILLA-RESOURCES-HOLDINGS-LIMITED/financial-accounts 03/03/2016
Falklands Oil and Gas 2014 profits Annual Report 2014 Falklands Oil and Gas Ltd – 2015 http://www.fogl.com/fogl/uploads/companypresentations/Annual_Report_2014.pdf 8/16/2015
IEA subsidies © OECD/IEA2015, World Energy Outlook Factsheet, IEA Publishing; modified by Michelle Spaul; Licence: http://www.iea.org/t&c/termsandconditions IEA – 2015 http://www.worldenergyoutlook.org/resources/factsheets/ 12/30/2015
OECD subsidies 2013 Inventory of Estimated Budgetary Support and Tax Expenditures for Fossil Fuels 2013 OECD – 2013 http://www.keepeek.com/Digital-Asset-Management/oecd/environment/inventory-of-estimated-budgetary-support-and-tax-expenditures-for-fossil-fuels-2013_9789264187610-en#page369 12/21/2015
OECD subsidies 2015 Fossil Fuel Support – GBR OECD – 2015 http://stats.oecd.org/Index.aspx?DataSetCode=FFS_GBR 12/21/2015
ODI subsidies Empty promises: G20 subsidies to oil, gas and coal production ODI – Nov 2015 http://www.odi.org/publications/10058-production-subsidies-oil-gas-coal-fossil-fuels-g20-broken-promises 12/21/2015
IEA, OPEC, OECD, World Bank subsidies Joint report by IEA, OPEC, OECD and World Bank on fossil-fuel and other energy subsidies: An update of the G20 Pittsburgh and Toronto Commitments IEA, OPEC, OECD, World Bank – 2011 http://www.oecd.org/env/49090716.pdf 12/21/2015
IMF 2013 and 2015 Counting the Cost of Energy Subsidies IMF – Jul 2014 http://www.imf.org/external/pubs/ft/survey/so/2015/new070215a.htm 12/21/2015
What is the IEA About us IEA – undated http://www.iea.org/aboutus/ 8/16/2015
What is the OECD The Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) OECD – undated http://www.oecd.org/about/ 12/29/2015
What is the ODI About ODI ODI – undated http://www.odi.org/about 11/25/2015
What is the G20 WHAT IS THE G20 OECD – undated http://www.oecd.org/g20/about.htm 1/30/2016
What is OPEC Our Mission OPEC – undated http://www.opec.org/opec_web/en/about_us/23.htm 8/16/2015
What is The World Bank About – What We Do The World Bank – undated http://www.worldbank.org/en/about/what-we-do 11/25/2015
What is the IMF About the IMF IMF – undated http://www.imf.org/external/about.htm 11/25/2015
Difference in methodologies – OECD and IEA Methodology OECD – undated http://www.oecd.org/site/tadffss/methodology/ 11/25/2015
Difference in methodologies – IMF The IMF’s Absurd Calculations Of Fossil Fuel Subsidies: It’s Really Not $2,200 For Every American Forbes – Aug 2015 http://www.forbes.com/sites/timworstall/2015/08/04/the-imfs-absurd-calculations-of-fossil-fuel-subsidies-its-really-not-2200-for-every-american/ 11/25/2015
Cameron and Obama considered releasing strategic oil reserves 2012 Exclusive: U.S., Britain set to agree on emergency oil stocks release Reuters – Mar 2012 http://www.reuters.com/article/us-oil-reserves-idUSBRE82E0UM20120316 12/17/2015
Test sale of US oil reserves U.S. Releases Oil From Strategic Petroleum Reserve Wall Street Journal – Mar 1014 http://www.wsj.com/articles/SB10001424052702304914904579435242694922608 12/17/2015
The US oil export ban Summary: S.622 — 94th Congress (1975-1976) [US} congress.gov – Dec 1975 https://www.congress.gov/bill/94th-congress/senate-bill/622 12/21/2015
Export of condensate allowed US Expands Oil Exports To Lightly Processed ‘Condensate’ The Oil Price – Dec 2014 http://oilprice.com/Energy/Crude-Oil/US-Expands-Oil-Exports-To-Lightly-Processed-Condensate.html 12/21/2015
Oil export ban becomes a bargaining chip Democrats might give Big Oil a big win in Congress Politico – Dec 2015 http://www.politico.com/story/2015/12/big-oil-democrats-congress-216443 12/10/2015
oil export ban lifted This Week in Petroleum – 23 December 2015 EIA – Dec 2015 https://www.eia.gov/petroleum/weekly/ 12/27/2015
Oil and gas contributed 39% of 2.8% of GDP in 2014 UK ENERGY IN BRIEF 2015 gov.uk – 2015 https://www.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/449067/UK_Energy_in_Brief_2015.pdf 12/3/2015
UK GDP United Kingdom GDP trading economics – undated http://www.tradingeconomics.com/united-kingdom/gdp 12/3/2015
social enterprise contributes £55 billion annually to UK GDP Minister: ‘Social economy is a great UK success story’ British Council – undated https://www.britishcouncil.org/society/social-enterprise/news-events/news-social-economy-great-success-story 12/3/2015
SME social enterprise employs over 1 million people SOCIAL ENTERPRISE: MARKET TRENDS Based upon the BIS Small Business Survey 2012 The Cabinet Office – May 2013 https://www.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/205291/Social_Enterprises_Market_Trends_-_report_v1.pdf 12/3/2015
Community Interest Companies, industrial and provident societies, mutuals, and co-ops Setting up a social enterprise gov.uk – Nov 2014 https://www.gov.uk/set-up-a-social-enterprise 12/21/2015
National Lobster Hatchery What does the National Lobster Hatchery do? National Lobster Hatchery – live website http://www.nationallobsterhatchery.co.uk/ 12/21/2015
Plymouth University Social Enterprise with Plymouth University Plymouth Unversity – live website https://www.plymouth.ac.uk/your-university/about-us/university-structure/service-areas/social-enterprise 12/21/2015
The Co-op The Co-operative Group Values and Principles The Co-operative Group – live website http://www.co-operative.coop/corporate/aboutus/The-Co-operative-Group-Values-and-Principles/ 12/21/2015
Shakespeare school festival About Us Shakespeare Schools Festival – live website http://www.ssf.uk.com/about 12/21/2015
John Lewis 88,700 partners John Lewis Partnership John Lewis Partnership – live website http://www.johnlewispartnership.co.uk/about.html 12/3/2015
Nationwide building society – 850,000 employees Nationwide Annual Report and Accounts 2014 Nationwide Building Society – 2014 http://www.nationwide.co.uk/~/media/MainSite/documents/about/corporate-information/results-and-accounts/annual-results-and-accounts-2014.pdf 12/3/2015
Community currencies Our Work: Community Currencies New Economics – website http://www.neweconomics.org/issues/entry/community-currencies 12/23/2015
Time banks Lyttelton Harbour Timebank Community Website http://www.lyttelton.net.nz/timebank 12/23/2015
UK economy could grow by £29 billion The circular revolution Imperial College London (via Veolia website) – Jun 2015 http://www.veolia.co.uk/about-us/about-us/circular-economy/circular-revolution 12/21/2015
Senator Kennedy Quotes Robert F. Kennedy Speeches – Remarks at the University of Kansas, March 18, 1968 John F Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum – Mar 1968 http://www.jfklibrary.org/Research/Research-Aids/Ready-Reference/RFK-Speeches/Remarks-of-Robert-F-Kennedy-at-the-University-of-Kansas-March-18-1968.aspx 12/21/2015
Simon Kuznets Enviornment – key quotes European Commission – March 2015 http://ec.europa.eu/environment/beyond_gdp/key_quotes_en.html 12/21/2015
Governments introducing other measures SURVEY OF EXISTING APPROACHES TO MEASURING SOCIO-ECONOMIC PROGRESS Commission on the Measurement of Economic Performance and social Progress – Sep 2009 http://www.insee.fr/fr/publications-et-services/dossiers_web/stiglitz/doc-commission/Survey_of_Existing_Approaches_to_Measuring_Socio-Economic_Progress.pdf 12/21/2015
UN introducing other measures Beyond GDP: Transitioning into Sustainability Symposium International Human Dimensions Programme – May 2014 http://www.ihdp.unu.edu/events/?id=159 12/21/2015
UK introducing other measures Measuring what matters – Measuring National Well-being Office for national statistics – undated http://www.ons.gov.uk/ons/guide-method/user-guidance/well-being/index.html 12/21/2015
Thomas Carlyle quote Condition-of-England Question Chartism by Thomas Carlyle http://www.uoguelph.ca/englit/victorian/HTML/chartism.html 12/21/2015