Item description for International Energy Policy, the Arctic and the Law of the Sea (Center for Oceans Law and Policy) by Myron H. Nordquist, John Norton Moore & Alexander S. Skaridov...
The economic health of the global economy is directly tied to international energy policies, and none are more important than those of Russia, which is now the worlds largest petroleum export nation. At the same time, oil and gas are finite resources and new sources of supply must be found. It is certain that the Arctic will be one of the areas of greatest interest. Wherever the energy resource originates, the law of the sea regime will be critical in the movement from source to market. Thus, this book on International Energy Policy, the Arctic and the Law of the Sea is especially timely. The content is based on presentations made in St. Petersburg, Russia in June, 2004. The perspectives of Russia, China and the United States are discussed in depth by some of the worlds foremost authorities. The special significance of the Caspian Sea routes for export and the consequences of the opening of a Northwest Passage due to global warming are among the unique issues covered in this volume.
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