- vi, 306 pages ; 24 cm.
- Additional Authors
- Bagley, Bruce Michael,Kassab, Hanna Samir,Loftus, Suzanne,Moulioukova, Dina,
- Contents -- Introduction -- Caribbean energy outlook -- Transitioning to clean energy in Central America -- Will Argentina go the way of Venezuela? how energy profits pose a risk to Argentine democracy -- Commodity crisis in Colombia: a reform catalyst for an exhausted -- Development model -- After the fall of Petrobras : too big to fail? energy policy in Brazil afterwards -- Sustainable agriculture landscapes for production of biofuels in brazil -- The European Union and climate change : the post-cop21 world -- China's activities in the petroleum, renewable energy, and transmission sectors of Latin America and the Caribbean -- Chinese oil investments in Peru and Ecuador : social responsibility, host government regulations, and host civil society -- The fall of energy prices and aggressive foreign policy : the case of Russia -- Oil, political stability, and the Middle East -- Sectarianism, shale, and market-share : Saudi Arabia and the American challenge -- Opposing extractivism: social movements for rights and sustainability -- The BRICs bank and systemic transformation in energy -- Conclusion -- Index -- About the contributors.Includes bibliographical references and index.