Category Archives for Energy

The Global Energy Landscape in 2015

January 8, 2015 Host: The Atlantic Council Speaker: Amos Hochstein, Coordinator for International Energy Affairs, U.S. Department of State For the past several months, since October of 2014, global oil prices have been plummeting. With crude oil now trading at … Continue reading

09. January 2015 by Will Houstoun
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The Product of Nuclear Negotiations

November 20, 2014 Host: The Hudson Institute Speakers: Mr. David Albright, President, Institute for Science and International Security Dr. Hillel Fradkin, Director, Center on Islam Dr. Ray Takeyh, Senior Fellow, Council on Foreign Relations On November 24 a year-long negotiating … Continue reading

21. November 2014 by Will Houstoun
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The Power of the Mekong & the Fight for Resources in Southeast Asia

October 8, 2014 Host: The Stimson Center Speakers: Dr. Richard Cronin, Director of Southeast Asia Program, Stimson Center Dr. Yongmin Bian, Visiting Researcher, Georgetown University Law Center Ms. Courtney Weatherby, Research Associate, Stimson Center For much of the past decade, … Continue reading

09. October 2014 by Will Houstoun
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Tokyo’s Challenge: Striking a Balance Between East and West

September 9,2014 Host: The Stimson Center Speaker: Dr. Yoko Hirose, Faculty of Policy Management, Keio University It is no secret that the balance of power is quickly changing in Asia. Over the past decade, China, the Republic of Korea (ROK), … Continue reading

10. September 2014 by Will Houstoun
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New Energy Supplies are leading to New Partnerships in the Persian Gulf

June 25, 2014 Host: The Woodrow Wilson Center Speakers: Dr. Bijan Khajehpour, Managing Partner, Atieh International It is a well-known secret that there is an ongoing proxy war in the Middle East. In Syria, Iraq, and around the region, the … Continue reading

27. June 2014 by Will Houstoun
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Iraq: Fall, Rise, and Fall Again

June 19, 2014 Host: The Brookings Institution Speakers: Suzanna Maloney, Senior Fellow, Brookings Institution Kenneth M. Pollack, Senior Fellow, Brookings Institution Michael O’Hanlon, Senior Fellow and Director of Research, Brookings Institution Despite having made promises during his most recent presidential … Continue reading

19. June 2014 by Will Houstoun
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China and the U.S.: A New Preeminent Global Relationship

June 9, 2014 Host: The Center for Strategic and International Studies Event: Sino-Russian Relations after the Xi-Putin Summit Speakers: The Honorable Kevin Rudd, 26th Prime Minister of Australia Ambassador Stapleton Roy, Founding Director, Kissinger Institute on China and the United … Continue reading

10. June 2014 by Will Houstoun
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How Natural Resources Impact Our National Security

May 6, 2014 Host: The Atlantic Council Event: The Nexus of Energy and Water for US Sustainability and National Security Speakers: The Hon. Jon M. Hunstman Jr., Chairman of the Board of Directors, Atlantic Council The Hon. Lisa Murkowski (R-AK), … Continue reading

06. May 2014 by Will Houstoun
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The Limits of Partnership Between China and Russia

May 5, 2014 Host: Woodrow Wilson Center Event: Russia in East Asia Speakers: Dr. Matthew Ouimet, Office of Analysis for Russia and Eurasia, U.S. Department of State Dr. Alyssa Park, Assistant Professor of Modern Korean History, University of Iowa Russia … Continue reading

05. May 2014 by Will Houstoun
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In Pursuit of Renewable Energy, China Risks Environmental Harm

February 18, 2014  Host: The Stimson Center Event: The Political Economy of Chinese Hydropower Development in Yunan and Southeast Asia Speakers: Dr. Darrin Magee, Associate Professor of Environmental Studies, Hobart and William Smith College Ms. Yun Sun, Fellow, Stimson Center … Continue reading

19. February 2014 by Will Houstoun
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