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The Resource Windfall : how the new energy abundance upends global politics and strengthens America's power, Meghan L. O'Sullivan

Windfall : how the new energy abundance upends global politics and strengthens America's power, Meghan L. O'Sullivan

Label
Windfall : how the new energy abundance upends global politics and strengthens America's power
Title
Windfall
Title remainder
how the new energy abundance upends global politics and strengthens America's power
Statement of responsibility
Meghan L. O'Sullivan
Title variation
Wind fall
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
  • The Harvard professor argues that fears of energy scarcity have resulted in energy abundance, and describes how new energy realities create a strategic environment to Americas advantage
  • "Harvard professor and former Washington policymaker Meghan L. O'Sullivan reveals how fears of energy scarcity have given way to the reality of energy abundance. This abundance is transforming the geo-political order and boosting American power. As a new administration focuses on raising American energy production, O'Sullivan's Windfall describes how new energy realities have profoundly affected the world of international relations and security. New technologies led to oversupplied oil markets and an emerging natural gas glut. This did more than drive down prices. It changed the structure of markets and altered the way many countries wield power and influence. America's new energy prowess has global implications. It transforms politics in Russia, Europe, China, and the Middle East. O'Sullivan explains the consequences for each region's domestic stability as energy abundance upends traditional partnerships, creates opportunities for cooperation. The advantages of this new abundance are greater than its downside for the US: it strengthens American hard and soft power. This powerful book describes how new energy realities creates a strategic environment to America's advantage." -- Publisher's description
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
O'Sullivan, Meghan L.,
Dewey number
327
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
D863
LC item number
.O85 2017
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • World politics
  • Power resources
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE / Geopolitics
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE / Political Economy
  • TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Power Resources / Fossil Fuels
Label
Windfall : how the new energy abundance upends global politics and strengthens America's power, Meghan L. O'Sullivan
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Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 311-457) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
The new energy abundance -- Behind the price plunge -- The new oil order -- Natural gas becomes more like oil -- The American phenomenon -- America's unrequited love -- Hard power accelerator -- Soft powering up -- Energy abundance, climate, and the environment -- The international environment -- Europe: catching a break -- Russia: more petulant, less powerful -- China: greater degrees of freedom -- The Middle East: trying to make the most of a tough situation -- Conclusion: from serendipity to strategy
Control code
992603641
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
Extent
xii, 479 pages
Isbn
9781501107931
Lccn
2016057135
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
Label
Windfall : how the new energy abundance upends global politics and strengthens America's power, Meghan L. O'Sullivan
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 311-457) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
The new energy abundance -- Behind the price plunge -- The new oil order -- Natural gas becomes more like oil -- The American phenomenon -- America's unrequited love -- Hard power accelerator -- Soft powering up -- Energy abundance, climate, and the environment -- The international environment -- Europe: catching a break -- Russia: more petulant, less powerful -- China: greater degrees of freedom -- The Middle East: trying to make the most of a tough situation -- Conclusion: from serendipity to strategy
Control code
992603641
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
Extent
xii, 479 pages
Isbn
9781501107931
Lccn
2016057135
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, map

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