The Geopolitics of Oil And Gas
Article from: OGEL 4 (2003), in Roundup of Articles
Hardly a week goes by without a new analysis in the press of the geopolitics of this or that aspect of the world energy balance. Quite recently in the London publication the Middle Eastern Economic Survey , John Mitchell has discussed what he calls the Changing Geopolitics of Energy. Here he describes the impact of the new American uni-lateralism on the politics of the Middle East and compares this with the multi-lateralism of the Europeans and that of the United Nations (Mitchell, 2003). Mitchell conflates together some modern political and military developments, such as the ...