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CGEP Senior Research Scholar Jonathan Elkind highlights the key takeaways from the Center on Global Energy Policy's fourth annual workshop on energy, the economy, and geopolitics in the Gulf Arab states. 

Iran Nuclear

CGEP Scholar Richard Nephew explains the implications of Iranian President Hassan Rouhani announcement that Iran will take another step in reducing its commitments to the 2015 Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) nuclear deal by restarting its nuclear research and development efforts without heed to limitations stipulated in the plan.

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CGEP Senior Research Scholar Richard Nephew analyzes the conflict brewing in the Persian Gulf and offers four observations and expectations for the coming week.


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Jonathan Pershing
Program Director of Environment, Hewlett Foundation

Climate change is an urgent challenge. We are nowhere on track to meet the targets of the Paris Agreement in countries around the world. Action depends not just on reducing emissions here at home, but meeting rapid...

Dr. Christof Rühl
Energy Expert and Economist

Host Jason Bordoff is joined by Dr. Christof Rühl, an internationally renowned economist specializing in macroeconomics and energy economics.

Vicki Hollub
President and CEO, Occidental Petroleum

Vicki Hollub, President and CEO of Occidental Petroleum, joins host Jason Bordoff on this special episode of the Columbia Energy Exchange, recorded live at the 2019 Columbia Global Energy Summit.