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DHP P255: International Energy Policy

Course Description

Energy affects every dimension of human society and it is crucial for economic prosperity. Energy is at the heart of economic development strategies, national security challenges, and intractable environmental problems. This review course maps how challenges and opportunities differ among countries, exploring basic differences between industrialized and developing countries. The policies of major energy producers and consumers are compared. The focus is on oil and gas, but renewable energy sources are also considered. Topics include: energy and the world economy, the geopolitics of oil and gas, energy markets, energy policy and economic development, climate change, technological change and the future of energy.

Course faculty: Kelly Sims Gallagher
Course duration: Full semester
Credits/Units: 3.0

Spring 2019

Room: Cabot 206
Day(s): Monday, Wednesday
Time: 11:05 am - 12:20 pm
SIS number: 24572

Final Exam

Consult instructor for exam details

Spring 2020

Room: Cabot 206
Day(s): Monday, Wednesday
Time: 11:05 am - 12:20 pm

Final Exam

Consult instructor for exam details