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EIB B284: Petroleum in the Global Economy

Course Description

This course covers the structure of the international petroleum industry and its role in the international economy. The first half will address the technical, commercial, legal, economic and political basis of the industry, and the business models for key segments, including exploration and production, refining, marketing and natural gas. Drawing on this knowledge base, the second half will consider key issues of the petroleum industry, including the resource base, pricing, environmental impacts, alternative energy sources, and geopolitics. Open to students who have basic Excel skills and have completed either E201, B200 or equivalent.

Course duration: Full semester
Credits/Units: 3.0

Fall 2019

Room: Mugar 200
Day(s): Friday
Time: 10:30 am - 12:30 pm
SIS number: 84443

Final Exam

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Fall 2020

Note: (tentative)
Room: Cabot 206
Day(s): Friday
Time: 10:30 am - 12:30 pm

Final Exam

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