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RYP Event — The Prospects for U.S. Oil and Gas Exports

The Roundtable Young Professionals hosted a conversation on the prospects for U.S. oil and gas exports and their impacts on global energy security and trade featuring Kenneth B. Medlock III, senior director of the Baker Institute Center for Energy Studies.

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Agenda

6:30 p.m. — Reception
7:00 p.m. — Presentation
 

Featured Speaker

Kenneth B. Medlock III, Ph.D., is the James A. Baker, III, and Susan G. Baker Fellow in Energy and Resource Economics at the Baker Institute and the senior director of the Center for Energy Studies. He is also the director of the Masters of Energy Economics program, holds adjunct professor appointments in the Department of Economics and the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, and is the chair of the faculty advisory board at the Energy and Environment Initiative at Rice University. He teaches advanced courses in energy economics and supervises Ph.D. students in the energy economics field. Medlock is a principal in the development of the Rice World Natural Gas Trade Model, which is aimed at assessing the future of international natural gas trade. He has published numerous scholarly articles in his primary areas of interest: natural gas markets, energy commodity price relationships, gasoline markets, transportation, national oil company behavior, economic development and energy demand, and energy use and the environment. He has testified multiple times on Capitol Hill on U.S. oil and natural gas exports, has spoken at OPEC, and is frequently asked to speak about global and domestic energy issues. Medlock received his Ph.D. in economics from Rice University in May 2000.

 

 

When?

Mon, Sept. 17, 2018
6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
(GMT-0500) US/Central

Where?

James A. Baker III Hall
Rice University's Baker Institute — 6100 Main St
Houston, Texas 77005

Kelly International Conference Facility