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Energy & Politics in the Persian Gulf

Jim Krane | Kristian Coates Ulrichsen

Energy & Politics in the Persian Gulf.

By Rudeina Amine Baasiri, Jim Krane and Kristian Coates Ulrichsen

As Persian Gulf countries consider a future in which hydrocarbons play a smaller role in their economies, much of the Arab world remains embroiled in conflict and political uncertainty. This report recaps a conference on the impact of these issues on both Houston and U.S. energy and security interests.