Oil and Gas

The Business and Politics of Energy

by Ustina Markus

Table of contents

  1. The Significance of Oil and Gas
  2. Introduction to Oil and Gas - The Upstream Sector
  3. The Downstream Sector
  4. A History of the Oil and Gas Industry
  5. North America's Business Environments
  6. The Middle East and North Africa - Rentierism and Resource Nationalism
  7. Europe's Green Strategies
  8. Asia and the Pacific Region – Ensuring Supplies
  9. Eurasion Oil and Pipeline Politics
  10. Latin America and the Caribbean - Environmental Issues
  11. Sub-Saharan Africa – Corruption and the Resource Curse
  12. Trends and the Future of Oil
  13. Conclusion