Gustafson Thane

Histoire mondiale de l’énergie
Titre Ouvrage:
Weel of Fortune : The Battle for Oil and Power in Russia
Belknap Press of Harvard University Press
662 p.
The collapse of the oil industry and the formation of five independent oil companies : Lukoil, Yukos, Surgutneftegaz, Sibneft and Rosnet which remained state owned ; arrival of foreign interests and the oil miracle from 1999-2004 ; the Yukos affair and the Putin’s battle to put the majority of the oil industry back under state control in the state owned champion Rosneft ; the recession of 2008-2009, the regulation of the oil industry  and the come back to foreign companies in Russia ; increasing costs, more difficult Arctic offshore.