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Book Launch: Energy and Security: Toward a New Foreign Policy Strategy

Experts launch new Kennan Institute book. Video is available.

Date & Time

Sep. 12, 2005
2:00pm – 5:00pm

Book Launch: Energy and Security: Toward a New Foreign Policy Strategy

Driving Forces in Energy Security

Moderator: David L. Goldwyn, President, Goldwyn International Strategies, LLC, Senior Fellow, Energy Program, CSIS, and former Assistant Secretary of Energy

"China and the OPEC Conundrum," Amy Myers Jaffe, Wallace Wilson Fellow for Energy Studies, James A. Baker III Institute for Public Policy Studies, Rice University
"Can Technology Buy Us Energy Security?" Ernest Moniz, Professor of Physics, MIT, and former Under Secretary of Energy

Flashpoints and Responses

Moderator: Jan H. Kalicki, Public Policy Scholar, Woodrow Wilson Center, Counselor for International Strategy, Chevron Corporation, and former Counselor to Department of Commerce

"Saudi Arabia and the Middle East," J. Robinson West, Founder and Chairman, PFC Energy, and former Assistant Secretary of the Interior
"Defeating the Oil Curse," Charles McPherson, Senior Advisor, Oil, Gas, Mining and Chemicals Department, The World Bank

Hosted By

Kennan Institute

The Kennan Institute is the premier U.S. center for advanced research on Russia and Eurasia and the oldest and largest regional program at the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars. The Kennan Institute is committed to improving American understanding of Russia, Ukraine, and the region though research and exchange.  Read more

Environmental Change and Security Program

The Environmental Change and Security Program (ECSP) explores the connections between environmental change, health, and population dynamics and their links to conflict, human insecurity, and foreign policy.  Read more

Asia Program

The Asia Program promotes policy debate and intellectual discussions on U.S. interests in the Asia-Pacific as well as political, economic, security, and social issues relating to the world’s most populous and economically dynamic region.   Read more

Middle East Program

The Wilson Center’s Middle East Program serves as a crucial resource for the policymaking community and beyond, providing analyses and research that helps inform U.S. foreign policymaking, stimulates public debate, and expands knowledge about issues in the wider Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region.  Read more


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