Quest for Middle East oil: the US versus the Asia-Pacific region
作者: Mamdouh G. Salameh
作者单位: 1Oil Market Consultancy Service, Spring Croft Sturt Avenue, Haslemere, Surrey GU27 3SJ, UK
刊名: Energy Policy, 2003, Vol.31 (11), pp.1085-1091
来源数据库: Elsevier Journal
DOI: 10.1016/S0301-4215(02)00215-X
关键词: GeopoliticsCenter of gravityDiversificationEnergy securityConflictsOil importsInvestmentsNuclear power
原始语种摘要: Abstract(#br)Two very powerful geopolitical factors will decisively determine whether the quest for Middle East oil (mainly Gulf oil) could enhance the global oil security or could lead to oil supply disruptions and also instability and conflict in the Asia-Pacific region. The two factors are the United States’ growing dependence on oil imports from the Middle East and the Asia-Pacific region's thirst for oil and the increasingly likely Chinese dependence on oil from the region. The Asia-Pacific countries are increasingly growing concerned about their ability to supply enough oil to fuel future economic growth. The region's phenomenal economic growth up to July 1997 and its economic recovery since then, and its steadily rising energy needs lend urgency to the question of how the region...
全文获取路径: Elsevier  (合作)
影响因子:2.743 (2012)

  • region 地域
  • security 可靠性
  • Middle 中级牌黄麻
  • Pacific 太平洋
  • economic 经济的
  • imports 进口商品
  • question 问题
  • increasingly 愈加
  • conflict 冲突
  • versus