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From Ukraine to Southeast Asia, via the Middle East, energy continues to be a major geopolitical issue, and an important IISS research strand in an era of climate change.
Senior Fellow for Economic and Energy Security
Dr Pierre Noël presented the key findings of an IISS research project looking at the economic implications of maritime insecurity in the Middle East and Southeast Asia.
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21 July 2015.
Interview with Pierre Noel, Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah Senior Fellow for Economic and Energy Security
Pierre Noel, Senior Fellow for Economic and Energy Security at the International Institute for Strategic Studies comments on outcomes of the Iran deal for the global oil market
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30 April 2015.
By Pierre Noel, Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah Senior Fellow for Economic and Energy Security
The EU Commission has accused Russian gas company Gazprom of anti-competitive practices in its dealings with several EU countries. In a new op-ed, Pierre Noel assesses the validity of this claim.
Read the full article at the Financial Times (subscription required)
27 April 2015.
Asian Investment Conference Keynote Panel with Dr Pierre Noël, Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah Senior Fellow for Economic and Energy Security, Professor Ni Lexiong, School of International Studies and Public Administration, Shanghai University of Political Science and Law, Dr Fereidun Fesharaki, Chairman, FGE - FACTS Global Energy and Dr Ken Koyama, Chief Economist and Managing Director, Institute of Energy Economics, Japan
What are the dynamics impacting energy prices, and particularly oil – now and...
30 March 2015.
The vast corruption scandal engulfing Petrobras comes after years of problems tied to excessively political management of the company. Public anger both at the scandal and an economic slowdown is undermining President Dilma Rousseff's popularity.
15 December 2014.
Could China replace the United States in the role of guarantor of security in the Gulf?
09 December 2014.
Middle Eastern Security, the US Pivot and the Rise of ISIS:
Chapter Eleven (extract)
07 December 2014.
Speaking at the 2014 Manama Dialogue in Bahrain, Pierre Noel, Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah Senior Fellow for Economic and Energy Security, said that the most significant recent development for energy in the Middle East is the collapse in the price of oil.
This is going to have significant effects on not only the economics of the region, but also potentially the security situation. The oil exporters of the Middle East have...
10 October 2014.
In the fog of its foreign-policy confrontation with Russia over Ukraine, the European Union seems unable to see its energy-security interests clearly or to act accordingly.
Kiev has used the international crisis triggered by Russia’s actions in Crimea and eastern Ukraine to restructure the contracts with Moscow it signed in 2009. It wants a much lower price for its gas imports and the ability to swap gas with Gazprom’s clients in...
30 September 2014.
CEO, Grupo Atalaya
Former General Secretary, CISEN
Juan Carlos Boué
Senior Research Fellow, Oxford Institute for Energy Studies
Arundel House, London
Tuesday, 30 September 2014
24 September 2014.
IISS-US Discussion Meeting
Dr Pierre Noel
Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah Senior Fellow for
Economic and Energy Security, IISS
IISS-US, Washington DC
Wednesday, 24 September 2014
With fundamental changes in the political and economic balances at a global and regional level, it is not a coincidence that as India ‘looks West’, the GCC too is looking East, to India.
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