Tag: Security Margins

  • How Secure are Middle East Oil Supplies?

    By: Bassam Fattouh

    During the 1980s and 1990s, energy security declined in importance as oil prices fell and spare capacity stood at high levels. This was reversed in the decade that followed and once more energy security became a priority in policy agendas of most oilimporting countries. High oil prices, threats of terrorist attacks, instability in many oil-exporting […]