Latest Amy Myers Jaffe Stories

2010-01-06 12:27:02

Rice University’s Baker Institute for Public Policy paper cites economic, environmental and logistical shortcomings.

2009-08-27 14:44:15

A new policy paper by Rice University’s Baker Institute for Public Policy shows a clear increase in the size and influence of noncommercial traders, or “speculators,” in the oil futures market since regulations were eased by the Commodities Futures Modernization Act of 2000.

2008-08-18 18:00:41

By Jad Mouawad Oil companies may be awash in profits, but in a disturbing sign for future energy supplies, production has begun to fall at all seven of the major Western oil companies at a time when they are discovering few new fields to exploit. Part of the reason is political.

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  • The governor of a province or people.
The word 'ethnarch' comes from a Greek word meaning 'ruler of a tribe or nation'.