Journal Article - Quarterly Journal: International Security
Fueling the Fire: Pathways from Oil to War
While the threat of "resource wars" over possession of oil reserves is often exaggerated, between one-quarter and one-half of interstate wars since 1973 have been connected to one or more of eight distinct oil-related causal mechanisms. Understanding these mechanisms can help policymakers design grand strategy and allocate military resources.
Press Release - Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs, Harvard Kennedy School
Analysis & Opinions - Foreign Policy
Video - Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs, Harvard Kennedy School