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An Energy Giant and Its Challenges in Europe

  • Andrey Vavilov

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xvi
  2. Andrey Vavilov
    Pages 1-14
  3. Andrey Vavilov, Galina Kovalishina, Georgy Trofimov
    Pages 180-217
  4. Ivan Nazarov
    Pages 218-250
  5. Back Matter
    Pages 251-275

About this book


This detailed case study of Gazprom explores motivation behind the company's foreign policies, it's strategies and tactics. It examines the challenges Gazprom faces in the European market and emphasizes the role of politics in Russsia's gas trade.


Gazprom Russia energy energy policy natural gas energy empire Nord Stream South Stream European gas markets gas pipelines liberalization Natural gas

Editors and affiliations

  • Andrey Vavilov
    • 1
  1. 1.Institute for Financial StudiesRussia

About the editors

Andrei Vavilov Vladimir Kreyndel Ivan Nazarov GeorgyTrofimov Galina Kovalishina

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“The book is a valuable and interesting contribution to the research in the fields of international relations and economics. The authors provide an excellent analysis of Gazprom’s nature and foreign policies by clearly explaining its role in Russia’s geopolitical strategies.” (Tiziana Melchiorre, Europe-Asia Studies, Vol. 68 (8), 2016)