A study entitled 'The rise of resource nationalism: A resurgence of state
control in an era of free markets or the legitimate search for a new
equilibrium?' has been compiled by Mike Solomon, with the intention of
informing a multi-stakeholder dialogue on state participation in mining.
The document can be downloaded
here as a 4 MB PDF file.
The intention of this document is to stimulate discussion, so comments are
very welcome indeed. Please e-mail your comments, criticisms, or corrections
to the SAIMM Mineral Economics Committee at
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(Last updated on 1 June 2012)