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"Competing goals make Saudi oil policy hard to predict"

March 1, 2016 – Russia's Energy Minister Alexander Novak attends a meeting with heads of Russian oil companies at Moscow's Kremlin
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"Competing goals make Saudi oil policy hard to predict"

Op-Ed, Financial Times

March 8, 2016

Author: Meghan L. O'Sullivan, Jeane Kirkpatrick Professor of the Practice of International Affairs, Harvard Kennedy School

Belfer Center Programs or Projects: Geopolitics of Energy Project; Middle East Initiative

 

Meghan O'Sullivan, Jeane Kirkpatrick Professor of the Practice of International Affairs at Harvard Kennedy School and head of the Belfer Center's Geopolitics of Energy Project, wrote an op-ed for the Financial Times on March 8th, discussing the agreement last month by Saudi Arabia with Russia and other big oil producers to freeze production in the face of rock bottom prices.

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For Academic Citation:

O'Sullivan, Meghan. "Competing goals make Saudi oil policy hard to predict." Financial Times, March 8, 2016.

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