Featured Article: 

Planetary Challenges: The Fossil-Fuel Industry, Climate Change, and the Disruption of the World

 

 

 

"The extraction and consumption of fossil-fuel-based energy has underpinned the growth of global capitalism over the past two centuries, resulting in an industry dominated by some of the largest and most powerful companies in the world. However, the centrality of fossil energy to economic growth has also come at a huge environmental cost as escalating carbon emissions have generated a climate crisis that now threatens the future of organised human civilisation. ..."

 

Read the full article >

 

This article by Christopher Wright and Daniel Nyberg is a selection from The Oxford Handbook of Industry Dynamics, edited by Matthias Kipping, Takafumi Kurosawa, and Eleanor Westney

 

Featured Image: Courtesy of Unsplash.

 

Explore more articles

 


 

 

Learn more: Watch the video

 


 

 

Also available with Chinese subtitles on Youku

Helpful Resources

Connect with Oxford

We want to hear from you! Engage with OUP’s social media or contact the OHO team.

News

OCTOBER 13, 2021

What's New: October 2021

This month, Oxford Handbooks Online adds 158 individual articles and 4 complete Handbook titles from across 13 subject areas.

SEPTEMBER 8, 2021

What's New: September 2021

This month, Oxford Handbooks Online adds 189 individual articles and 6 complete Handbook titles from across 13 subject areas.

AUGUST 11, 2021

What's New: August 2021

This month, Oxford Handbooks Online adds 78 individual articles and 4 complete Handbook titles from across 10 subject areas.