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Markets for Caspian oil and gas
Philippe Rekacewicz, UNEP/GRID-Arendal
The prospects for rapid oil wealth contrast with fast spreading poverty following the collapse of the Soviet economy. Although massive investment has suddenly been channelled into the area, its effect is still both geographically and socially very limited, with little widespread impact on society.