Books

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Oil, Dollars, Debt and Crises: The Global Curse of Black Gold

Mahmoud A. El-Gamal and Amy Myers Jaffe

"What makes the book a compelling read is its addition of generally well-researched background on geopolitical turmoil in the Middle East as a third aspect of the tightly linked interaction between financial and energy markets over the last several decades."

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Natural Gas and Geopolitics: From 1970 to 2040

Amy Myers Jaffe, David G. Victor, Mark H. Haynes

"This timely and authoritative study demonstrates that, if gas is to fulfil its enormous promise as an energy source, new ways must be found to establish the confidence of both sides that secure supply will be matched by reliable demand."

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Energy in the Caspian Region

Amy Myers Jaffe, Yelena Kalyuzhnova, Dov Lynch, Robin C. Sickles

This book offers a thorough assessment of its energy resources and the nature of the international politics that surround the energy reserves of the Caspian region, presenting a unique study of its various dimensions, from the geopolitical to the economic, technical, religious, and political.

Book Chapters

  • Beyond the Resource Curse  •  Editors: Brenda Shaffer, Taleh Ziyadov
  • Global Energy Governance: The New Rules of the Game  •  Editors: Andreas Goldthau, Jan Martin
  • Energy and Security: Toward a New Foreign Policy Strategy  •  Editors: Jan H. Kalicki, David L. Goldwyn
  • Energy and Security: Strategies for a World in Transition  •  Editors: Jan H. Kalicki, David L. Goldwyn
  • "Energy security: the Russian connection." Energy Security and Global Politics: The Militarization of Resource Management.
      Eds. Daniel Moran and James A. Russell. Abington, UK. 17 July 2008. Chapter contributor with Ronald Soligo
  • "Energy Security, Climate and Your Car: U.S. Energy Policy and Beyond." Reducing Climate Impacts in the Transportation Sector.
      Eds. Daniel Sperling and James Cannon. Springer Press: December 8, 2008. Chapter contributor
  • "The Politicization of Markets: Implications for Conflict and Cooperation", Energy Security in the Gulf: Challenges and Prospects,
     The Emirates Center for Strategic Studies, 2010.  • Chapter contributor with Ronald Soligo
  • "Energy Balances and the Potential for Biofuels in Cuba." Cuba's Energy Future, ed. Jonathan Benjamin-Alvarado,
     Brookings Institution Press, Washington, DC, 2010, p. 80-110.  •  Chapter contributor with Ronald Soligo
  • "Oil and Gas Management and Revenues in Federations" with Ronald Soligo. Cuba's Energy Policy: A Technical Assessment and
     Strategic Approaches to Cooperation,
    2010.
  • "OPEC: An anatomy of a cartel." Energy Security Challenges for the 21st Century. Eds. Gal Luft and Anne Korin. Greenwood, 2009.
      Chapter contributor
  • "Nanotechnology and Our Energy Challenge" with Wade Adams. Environmental Nanotechnology: Applications and Impacts of
     Nanomaterials.
     •  Eds. Mark R. Wiesner and Jean-Yves Bottero. McGraw Hill: New York, 2007.
  • "Reducing Vulnerability of the Strait of Hormuz," with Dagobert Brito. Getting Ready for a Nuclear-Ready Iran,
     U.S. Army War College, 2005.
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Selected Articles, Journals, Presentations, Committee Reports and Op-Eds

Year Title Author(s)
2017 "Geospatial, temporal and economic analysis of alternative fuel infrastructure: The case of freight and U.S. natural gas markets" Yueyue Fan, Allen Lee, Nathan Parker, Daniel Scheitrum, Rosa Dominguez-Faus, Amy Myers Jaffe, Kenneth Medlock, III  •  International Association for Energy Economics
2016 "The Role of the USA in the Geopolitics of Climate Policy and Stranded Oil Reserves" Nature Energy, Article No. 16158, Vol. 1, October 2016
"The Feasibility of Renewable Natural Gas as a Large-Scale, Low Carbon Substitute Amy Myers Jaffe, Rosa Dominguez-Faus, Nathan Parker, Daniel Scheitrum, Justin Wilcock, Marshall Miller
UC Davis Institute of Transportation Studies
"Changing Oil Market Fundamentals and the Implications for OPEC Production Strategy" Daniel Scheitrum, Amy Myers Jaffe and Lew Fulton, IAEE Energy Forum, 15-16, Bergen Special Issue, 2016
Guest editor, "Potential of Natural Gas as a Pathway to Sustainable Transport" Energy Policy, January 2017, forthcoming
"Geospatial, temporal and economic analysis of alternative fuel infrastructure: The case of freight and U.S. natural gas markets" Yueyue Fan, Allen Lee, Nathan Parker, Daniel Scheitrum, Amy Myers Jaffe, Rosa Dominguez-Faus, and Kenneth Medlock, III, Energy Journal, forthcoming
"Nuclear Energy in the Middle East: Chimera or Solution?" Jim Crane, Amy Myers Jaffe and Jareer Elass, Bulletin of Atomic Scientists, January 2016
"War and the Oil Price Cycle"
Columbia/SIPA Journal of International Affairs, January 2016
Amy Myers Jaffe, Jareer Elass
Future Oil Demand Scenarios,"
White Paper, Global Agenda Council on the Future of Oil & Gas
Amy Myers Jaffe, Jeroen van der Veer
"Trust Challenges Facing Global Oil & Gas Industry"
White Paper, Global Agenda Council on the Future of Oil & Gas
Amy Myers Jaffe, Jeroen van der Veer
"Future of Oil & Gas," (synthesis)
White Paper, Global Agenda Council on the Future of Oil & Gas
Amy Myers Jaffe, Jeroen van der Veer
2015 "Regional Turmoil and Realignment: Middle East Conflict and the New Geopolitics of Oil   •   2015 Global Energy Forum Amy Myers Jaffe, Jareer Elass
"Testing substitution between private and public storage in the U.S. oil market: A study on the U.S. Strategic Petroleum Reserve. Energy Economics, December 2015 Scheitrum, D., C. A. Carter, Amy Myers Jaffe.
"Regional Turmoil and Realignment: Middle East Conflicts and the New Geopolitics of Oil", Wilson Center, 2015 Global Energy Forum, Revolutionary Changes and Security Pathways Amy Myers Jaffe, Jareer Elass
Science and the Stock Market: Investors' Recognition of Unburnable Carbon Amy Myers Jaffe, Paul A. Griffin, David H. Lont,
Rosa Dominguez-Faus
What Will the U.S. Energy Industry Look Like Over the Next Five Years? Amy Myers Jaffe, Sarah Emerson, Meghan O'Sullivan
(Wall Street Journal article)
"21st Century Energy Markets: How the Changing Dynamics of World Energy Markets Impact our Economy and Energy Security"
Testimony of Amy Myers Jaffe to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, U.S. House of Representatives
Amy Myers Jaffe
Exploring the Role of Natural Gas in U.S. Trucking Amy Myers Jaffe, Rosa Dominguez-Faus, Allen Lee, Kenneth Medlock, Nathan Parker, Daniel Scheitrum, Andrew Burke, Hengbing Zhao, Yueyue Fan
The Global Gas Market, LNG Exports and the Shifting
U.S. Geopolitical Presence
Amy Myers Jaffe, Kenneth B. Medlock, Meghan O'Sullivan
China's Energy Hedging Strategy: Less Than Meets the Eye for
Russian Gas Pipelines
Amy Myers Jaffe, Kenneth B. Medlock, Meghan O'Sullivan
Introduction to Energy Strategy Review Volume "U.S. Energy Independence: Present and Emerging Issues Amy Myers Jaffe
2014 Opportunities and Challenges of the U.S. Crude Oil Export Ban Testimony of Amy Myers Jaffe to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources, United States Senate Amy Myers Jaffe
New Alignments? The Geopolitics of Gas and Oil Cartels and the Changing Middle East Amy Myers Jaffe, Songying Fang and Ted Loch-Temzelides
Rise of Africa's Petro-States Amy Myers Jaffe
2013 Science and the Stock Market: Investors' Recognition of Unburnable Carbon Amy Myers Jaffe, Rosa Dominguez-Faus, Paul A. Griffin, David H. Lont
Asia's Uncertain LNG Future Amy Myers Jaffe, Michael Bradshae, Mikkal E. Herberg, Damien MA, Nikos Tsafos
Exploring Options for Natural Gas in Transportation Amy Myers Jaffe, Rosa Dominguez-Faus
The Geopolitics of Natural Gas: The Gulf Cooperation Council Natural Gas Conundrum - Geopolitics Drive Shortages Amid Plenty Amy Myers Jaffe, Jareer Elas, Keily Miller
The End of OPEC Amy Myers Jaffe and Edward L. Morse
Liquefied Natural Profits: The United States and the Remaking of the Global Energy Economy Amy Myers Jaffe and Edward L. Morse
Oil Demand, Supply, and Medium-Term Price Prospects:
A Wavelets-Based Analysis
Mahmoud Amin El-Gamal and Amy Myers Jaffe
Climate Change Would Increase the Water Intensity of Irrigated Corn Ethanol Rosa Dominguez-Faus, Christian Folberth, Jungo Liu, Amy Myers Jaffe, Pedro J. Alvarez
2012 America's Real Strategic Petroleum Reserve Amy Myers Jaffe
China's Relations with OPEC: Challenges for U.S.-Sino Relations Amy Myers Jaffe, Jareer Elass, Keily Miller
The Geopolitics of Natural Gas: Report of Scenarios Workshop of Harvard University's Belfer Center and Rice University's Baker Institute Energy Forum Amy Myers Jaffe, Meghan O'Sullivan, Keily Miller
The Arab Awakening and the Pending Oil Pinch Amy Myers Jaffe and Keily Miller
The Spoils of Oil -- Oil's Divisive Influence: The Case of Iraq Amy Myers Jaffe and Keily Miller
New Alignments? The Geopolitics of Gas and Oil Cartels and the Changing Middle East Songying Fang, Amy Myers Jaffe, Ted Temzelides
The Future of Oil: The Arab Awakening and the Great Petro-Squeeze Amy Myers Jaffe, Keily Miller
Engagement, Coercion, and Iran's Nuclear Challenge: Report of the Technical Advisory Group on Nuclear Energy in the Middle East Amy Myers Jaffe
2011 The Americas, Not the Middle East, Will Be the World Capital of Energy Amy Myers Jaffe
The Status of World Oil Reserves: Conventional and Unconventional Resources in the Future Supply Mix Amy Myers Jaffe, Kenneth B. Medlock III, Ronald Soligo
The Rise of China and Its Energy Implications: Executive Summany Amy Myers Jaffe, Steven Lewis, Kenneth Medlock, Ronald Soligo.
The Future of Oil: The Arab Awakening and the Great Petro-Squeeze in The Majalla Amy Myers Jaffe and Keily Miller
The Future of Oil in Mexico Amy Myers Jaffe
El Futuro del Sector Petrolero en México (en Español) Amy Myers Jaffe
Iraqi Oil Potential and Implications for Global Oil Markets and OPEC Politics Jareer Elass and Amy Myers Jaffe
Shale Gas and U.S. National Security Kenneth B. Medlock III, Amy Myers Jaffe, Peter R. Hartley
Arab Spring, Saudi Arabia, and Oil - BP Statistical Review 2011 Amy Myers Jaffe
2010 The History of U.S. Relations with OPEC: Lessons to Policymakers Amy Myers Jaffe, Jareer Elass
Fundamentals of a Sustainable U.S. Biofuels Policy Pedro J. Alvarez, Joel G. Burken, James D. Coan, Marcelo E. Dias de Oliveira, Rosa Dominguez-Faus, Diego E. Gomez, Amy Myers Jaffe, Kenneth B. Medlock III, Susan E. Powers, Ronald Soligo, Lauren A. Smulcer
Shale Gas Will Rock the World Amy Myers Jaffe
2009 Who Is In the Oil Futures Market and How Has It Changed? Kenneth B. Medlock III and Amy Myers Jaffe
Global Energy and Financial Markets Amy Myers Jaffe, Ronald Soligo
Subpriming the Pump El-Gamal, Mahmoud Amin and Amy Myers Jaffe
The History and Politics of Russia's Relations With OPEC Jareer Elas and Amy Myers Jaffe
U.S. Gasoline Policy: Recommendations for the Next Administration Amy Myers Jaffe and Kenneth B. Medlock III
2008 Testimony to the Select Committee on Energy Independence and Global Warming, U.S. House of Representatives, Washington, DC, June 9, 2008 Amy Myers Jaffe
A Strategy for American Power: Energy, Climate and National Security Sharon Burke, Christine Parthemore; contributing authors Josh Busby, Christine Matthews, Amy Myers Jaffe, Jason Furman
Food for Thought ... Pun Intended Amy Myers Jaffe
How to Kick Our Oil Addiction Despite Plunging Oil Prices Amy Myers Jaffe
Energy, Financial Contagion, and the Dollar Mahmoud Amin El-Gamal and Amy Myers Jaffe
U.S. Energy Policy and Transportation Kenneth B. Medlock III and Amy Myers Jaffe
The Global Energy Market: Comprehensive Strategies to Meet Geopolitical and Financial Risks: Iran, Energy and Geopolitics Daniel Brumberg, Jareer Elass, Amy Myers Jaffe, Kenneth B. Medlock III
Militarization of Energy: Geopolitical Threats to the Global Energy System Amy Myers Jaffe and Ronald Soligo
Saudis Can't Save Us Amy Myers Jaffe
You, Your Car and Energy Policy: Sustaining Conservation on
the Road
Amy Myers Jaffe and Kenneth B. Medlock III
Biomass to Chemicals and Fuels: Science, Technology and Public Policy Amy Myers Jaffe, Rosa Dominguez-Faus, Lauren Smulcer
Real Urgency About Energy: We Won't Get There By Tinkering Amy Myers Jaffe
2007 The International Oil Companies Amy Myers Jaffe and Ronald Soligo
The Changing Role of National Oil Companies in International Energy Markets Amy Myers Jaffe
The Cowardly Giants:
Bottom line obsessed, Big Oil is forsaking the future.
Amy Myers Jaffe
Energy Security: Meeting the Growing Challenge of National Oil Companies Matthew E. Chen and Amy Myers Jaffe
Surge in Alernative Energy Development Amy Myers Jaffe, Ferris Vinh
A Brief Narrative on the International Influences on the Link between U.S. Crude Oil and Natural Gas Prices Amy Myers Jaffe, Kenneth B. Medlock III, Peter Hartley
Flip the Switch Amy Myers Jaffe
Saudi Aramco: National Flagship with Global Responsibilities Amy Myers Jaffe and Jareer Elass
From U.S. to China: Coastal City Challenges and Prospects for Sustainability Amy Myers Jaffe, Michael Emerson
2006 Is China a Responsible Stakeholder? Testimony before the U.S.-China Economic and Security Review Commission Amy Myers Jaffe
Russia: Back to the Future? Testimony before the United States Senate Committee on Foreign Relations Amy Myers Jaffe
Iraq's Oil Sector: Past, Present and Future Amy Myers Jaffe
Iraq;s Oil Sector: Issues and Opportunities Amy Myers Jaffe
Fuels of the Future: Nation Has to Adapt to Keep Its Motors Running
(Indianapolis Star Op-Ed)
Amy Myers Jaffe
Geopolitical Insight of the Year: The Coastal-Cities Phenomenon Amy Myers Jaffe
Solar Sister Amy Myers Jaffe
2005 World Gas Trade Model: Some Implications for South Korea Amy Myers Jaffe, Kenneth B. Medlock III, Peter Hartley
Energy Security: Oil-Geopolitical and Strategic Implications for China and the United States Amy Myers Jaffe
Wasted Energy (NY Times Op-Ed) Amy Myers Jaffe
Seven Ways to Fix the Oil Crisis Amy Myers Jaffe
2004 United States and the Middle East: Policies and Dilemmas, Bipartisan Policy Center Amy Myers Jaffe
United States and the Middle East: Policies and Dilemmas. Ending the Energy Stalemate: A Bipartisan Strategy to Meet America's Energy Challenges. National Commission on Energy Policy. Amy Myers Jaffe
The Geopolitics of Energy Amy Myers Jaffe
The Future of Saudi Price Discrimination: The Effect of Russian Production Amy Myers Jaffe, Ronald Soligo
Market Structure in the New Gas Economy: Is Cartelization Possible? Amy Myers Jaffe, Ronald Soligo
2003 United States and the Middle East: Policies and Dilemmas Amy Myers Jaffe
The Strategic and Geopolitical Implications of Russian Energy Supply Amy Myers Jaffe
Unfinished Business: 1973 Arab Oil Boycott Amy Myers Jaffe, Edward L. Morse
Bridging the Gap between Science and Society: The Relationship between Policy and Research in National Laboratories, Universities, Government and Industry Neal Lane, Kirstin Matthews, Amy Myers Jaffe,
Rosina Birnbaum
2002 The Role of Inventories in Oil Market Stability Amy Myers Jaffe and Ronald Soligo
The Sino-Saudi Energy Rapprochement: Implications for
U.S. National Security
Nawaf E. Obaid, Amy Myers Jaffe, Edward L. Morse, Chad Gracia, Kirk Bromley
Global Oil Geopolitics Post-September 11: Changing Landscapes Amy Myers Jaffe
The Sino-Saudi Energy Rapprochement: Implications for
US National Security
Steven W. Lewis and Amy Myers Jaffe
Beijing's Oil Diplomacy Amy Myers Jaffe, Steve Lewis
Guiding Principles for U.S. Post-Conflict Policy in Iraq Amy Myers Jaffe
2001 US Policy towards the Caspian Region: Can the Wish List Be Realized? Amy Myers Jaffe
Strategic Energy Policy Challenges For the 21st Century Edward L. Morse and Amy Myers Jaffe
Developments in Atlantic Basin LNG: Implications for Japan Barbara Rhines Shook and Amy Myers Jaffe
Russia, Energy and the West Amy Myers Jaffe and Robert A. Manning
Strategic Energy Policy: Challenges for the 21st Century - Report
of an Independent Task Force
Edward L. Morse and Amy Myers Jaffe
2000 Impact of the Reopening of Persian Gulf Upstream Sectors to International Investment in International Oil Markets Amy Myers Jaffe, Ronald Soligo
A Note on Saudi Oil Discrimination Amy Myers Jaffe, Ronald Soligo
U.S. Policy Towards the Caspian Region: Can the Wish List be Realized? Amy Myers Jaffe
1999 China's Growing Energy Dependence: The Costs and Policy Implications of Supply Alternatives Amy Myers Jaffe, Ronald Soligo
China and Long-Range Asia Energy Security - An Analysis of the Political, Economic and Technological Factors Shaping Asian Energy Markets, Social, Cultural, and Religious Factors Influencing China's Energy Supply Amy Myers Jaffe, George Marcus, Joe Barnes, Sumit Ganguly, Fred von der Mehden, Richard Madsen, Alan Troner, Daniel Lynch, Richard Smith, Evan A. Feigenbaum, Robert L. Hargrave Jr., Steven W. Lewis, Benjamin Lee
MAIN STUDY: China and Long-Range Asia Energy Security - An Analysis of the Political, Economic and Technological Factors Shaping Asian Energy Markets, Social, Cultural, and Religious Factors Influencing China's Energy Supply Amy Myers Jaffe, George Marcus, Joe Barnes, Sumit Ganguly, Fred von der Mehden, Richard Madsen, Alan Troner, Daniel Lynch, Richard Smith, Evan A. Feigenbaum, Robert L. Hargrave Jr., Steven W. Lewis, Benjamin Lee, Steven Lewis, Kenneth Medlock, Ronald Soligo.
1998 Seminar Report: Social, Cultural and Religious Factors that Affect the Supply of Oil from Central Asia and the Caucasus, Unlocking the Assets: Energy and the Future of Central Asia and the Caucasus Amy Myers Jaffe, George Marcus, Joe Barnes, Fred von der Mehden, Audrey Altstadt, Michael Fischer, Joe Barnes, Cigdem Balim-Harding, Andrew Apostolou, Nazif Shahrani, Eric Sievers, Mehrdad Haghayeghi, Barnett Rubin
The Economics of Pipeline Routes: The Conundrum of Oil Exports from the Caspian Basin, Unlocking the Assets: Energy and the Future of Central Asia and the Caucasus, Ronald Soligo, Amy Myers Jaffe
MAIN STUDY: Unlocking the Assets: Energy and the Future of Central Asia and the Caucasus: Main Study Amy Myers Jaffe
1997 The Political, Economic, Social, Cultural, and Religious Trends in the Middle East and the Gulf and Their Impact on Energy Supply, Security, and Pricing: Seminar Report Amy Myers Jaffe, George Marcus, Karim Pakravan, Daniel Brumberg, Michael Fisher, Mehdi Abedi, Benjamin Lee, Kenen Makiya, Joseph Kechichian
1997 MAIN STUDY: The Political, Economic, Social, Cultural, and Religious Trends in the Middle East and the Gulf and Their Impact on Energy Supply, Security, and Pricing: Seminar Report Amy Myers Jaffe, George Marcus, Karim Pakravan, Daniel Brumberg, Michael Fisher, Mehdi Abedi, Benjamin Lee, Kenen Makiya, Joseph Kechichian
Energy Security Amy Myers Jaffe, Ronald Soligo, Peter Mieszkowski