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CGEP Senior Research Scholar Richard Nephew explores the Trump Administration efforts to drive Iranian oil exports to zero. 

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April 10, 2019

On Wednesday, April 10, 2019, the Center on Global Energy Policy will host its 6th annual Columbia Global Energy Summit. The forum will include keynote remarks, interviews and plenary conversations with senior energy sector leaders focused on key...

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April 01, 2019

Join the Center on Global Energy Policy in a conversation with Jack Lew, former Secretary of the Treasury, on U.S. economic statecraft. During a wide-ranging conversation with Richard Nephew, Senior Research Scholar at the Center on Global Energy...

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This report reviews the 1982 Soviet Gas Pipeline episode, sets some lessons from it against the current US-European relationship and makes recommendations to modify current US sanctions practice in order to help manage partner concerns and avoid future crises. 

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 In a new commentary, CGEP senior research scholar Richard Nephew describes key elements of the Defending American Security from Kremlin Aggression Act draft bill.

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CGEP Scholar Richard Nephew explains why congress is considering now whether to block the Treasury Department’s decision to remove sanctions on three companies designated due to their ownership by Oleg Deripaska, a U.S.-sanctioned Russian oligarch.

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2019 is likely to involve very significant geopolitical challenges, all of which may have a substantial bearing on energy markets. Michael Dempsey, the national intelligence fellow at the Council on Foreign Relations and the former U.S. acting director of national intelligence, offers his thoughts on the five most important issues that will likely dominate international affairs in 2019, as well as a few other issues that may command substantial policy-maker attention in the year ahead.

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Article

CGEP Fellow Dr. Erica Downs examines the factors that have contributed to the deepening of the China-Russia energy relationship since 2008 and draws implications for the United States.

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This paper provides a European perspective on US sanctions activity, where there are differences in approach,  in particular EU attitudes toward secondary sanctions put in place by the United States, and it explains the complications that may result from the United Kingdom’s withdrawal from the European Union.

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Press reports indicate that the Trump Administration is considering designating Venezuela as a State Sponsor of Terrorism (SST).  CGEP Scholar Richard Nephew outlines what this means. 

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