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The New Energy Crisis

Climate, Economics and Geopolitics

Editors: Chevalier, J., Geoffron, P. (Eds.)

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Global warming reveals that world energy consumption is on an unsustainable path. This updated second edition of The New Energy Crisis examines the impact of climate change on energy economics and geopolitics, exploring key issues such as energy poverty, renewable and nuclear energy, and focusing on the implications of the Fukushima crisis.

About the authors

JEAN-MARIE CHEVALIER is currently Professor of Economics at Paris-Dauphine University, France, at the Centre de Géopolitique de l'Energie et des Matières Premières (CGEMP). He is also a Senior Associate at Cambridge Energy Research Associates (IHS/CERA, Paris office). He has published numerous books and articles on energy economics and industrial organization. Recent publications include Les 100 mots de l'énergie (2010), Report on Oil Price Volatility (Report for Mrs Christine Lagarde, French Minister of Economy, Industry and Employment 2010), and Les marchés européens du gaz et de l'électricité: un défi pour l'Europe et pour la France (2008). Jean-Marie Chevalier graduated from the Institut d'Etudes Politiques de Paris and holds a PhD in economics from the University Pantheon-Sorbonne.
PATRICE GEOFFRON is Professor of Economics at Paris-Dauphine University, France. Formerly international Vice-President of Paris-Dauphine, he is now Director of the CGEMP (Research Center in Energy and Raw Materials Economics) and President of the advisory council of the Climate Economics Chair. He regularly assists European energy corporations on strategic and regulatory issues and is economic expert for the International Center for Settlement of Investment Disputes (World Bank). He has been awarded a PhD in industrial organisation, and has recently published volumes on climate friendly energy systems and competition in network industries. Patrice Geoffron has been invited professor at the University of TodaI, Tokyo, and the University of Fudan, Shanghai. He is a member of the editorial board of the Journal of Management and Network Economics.

Table of contents (11 chapters)

  • The New Energy Crisis

    Chevalier, Jean-Marie (et al.)

    Pages 1-52

  • The Questioned Sustainability of the Carbon-Dependent Asian Dynamics

    Geoffron, Putrice (et al.)

    Pages 53-71

  • Russia and the Caspian Region: Between East and West

    Campaner, Nadia (et al.)

    Pages 73-101

  • Energy Poverty and Economic Development

    Chevalier, Jean-Marie (et al.)

    Pages 102-132

  • Oil and Gas Resources of the Middle East and North Africa: A Curse or a Blessing?

    Aoun, Marie-Claire

    Pages 133-160

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
The New Energy Crisis
Book Subtitle
Climate, Economics and Geopolitics
Editors
  • J. Chevalier
  • P. Geoffron
Copyright
2013
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Copyright Holder
Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited
eBook ISBN
978-1-137-02118-2
DOI
10.1007/978-1-137-02118-2
Hardcover ISBN
978-0-230-30182-5
Edition Number
2
Number of Pages
XX, 319
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