Global Perspectives - Antonia Colibasanu

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Five years ago, a coup attempt in Turkey would have had a totally different impact on regional affairs than it does today. From about 90$/barrel in 2011 the oil price dropped to about $50/barrel in 2016. This has translated into a relative weakening of the producing countries (like Russia) while consumers have seen their power… » read more

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Leaders across the continent have made it one of their priorities to move towards greater energy independence for the European Union. But who is the driving force here: The EU or its individual member states? Two interconnected factors which are essential to the issue may help us explore this question: Energy infrastructure and Geopolitics. Infrastructure… » read more

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