© 2002

Energy in the Caspian Region

Present and Future

  • Yelena Kalyuzhnova
  • Amy Myers Jaffe
  • Dov Lynch
  • Robin C. Sickles

Part of the Euro-Asian Studies book series (EAS)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxiv
  2. Introduction

    1. Amy Myers Jaffe, Edward Djerejian
      Pages 1-9
  3. Breaking New Ground: The Caspian Region in the 21st Century

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 11-11
    2. Andrei V. Belopolsky, Manik Talwani
      Pages 13-33
    3. Martha Brill Olcott
      Pages 34-57
    4. Yelena Kalyuzhnova
      Pages 58-85
    5. Mehrdad Haghayeghi, Fred R. von der Mehden
      Pages 86-105
  4. Reaching a World Market: Pipelines, Transit Routes and Processing Plants

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 107-107
    2. Andrei Kalyuzhnov, Julian Lee, Julia Nanay
      Pages 133-168
    3. Patrik T. Hultberg, Robin C. Sickles
      Pages 169-191
  5. National Interests in the Caspian Basin

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 193-193
    2. Gareth M. Winrow
      Pages 234-250
  6. Conclusion

    1. Dov Lynch
      Pages 251-259
  7. Back Matter
    Pages 260-266

About this book


The energy reserves of the Caspian Region have been hailed as the new 'Middle East'. This book offers a thorough assessment of its energy resources and the nature of the international politics that surround them. This volume presents a unique study of the various dimensions of Caspian energy, ranging from the geopolitical to the economic, technical, religious and political.


energy Export Oil and Gas petroleum

Editors and affiliations

  • Yelena Kalyuzhnova
    • 1
  • Amy Myers Jaffe
    • 2
  • Dov Lynch
    • 3
  • Robin C. Sickles
    • 4
  1. 1.The Centre for Euro-Asian StudiesThe University of ReadingUK
  2. 2.James A. Baker III Institute for Public PolicyRice UniversityUSA
  3. 3.King’s College LondonUK
  4. 4.Rice UniversityUSA

About the editors

JAMES A. BAKER III Honorary Chairman, James A. Baker III Institute for Public Policy, Rice University JOE BARNES Research Fellow, Baker Institute for Public Policy, Rice University ANDREI BELOPOLSKY Geophysicist, BP America Inc, Deep Water Gulf EDWARD P. DJEREJIAN Founding Director, James A. Baker III Institute for Public Policy, Rice University MEHRDAD HAGHAYEGHI Associate Professor of Political Science, Southwest Missouri State University PATRIK T. HULTBERG Assistant Professor, Department of Economics and Finance, University of Wyoming ANDREI KALYUZHNOVA Medical Engineer and Consultant, London UK JULIAN LEE Senior Energy Analyst, London-based Centre for Global Energy Studies (CGES) MIKHAIL MARGELOV Member from Pskov of the Council of Federation, Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation FRED R. VON DER MEHDEN Albert Thomas Professor of Political Science Emeritus, Rice University JULIA NANAY Director, Petroleum Finance Company, Washington DC MARTHA BRILL OLCOTT Senior Associate, Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, Washington, DC RONALD SOLIGO Professor of Economics, Rice University MANIK TALWANI Schlumberger Professor of Geophysics, Rice University GARETH WINROW Professor, Department of International Relations, Istanbul Bilgi University

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