Energy Security Project Resources

Courses in Energy Security

The Elliott School offers a number of courses related to energy security. The Security Policy Studies M.A. program also has a specialization in energy security. For more information, please visit the Security Policy Studies website.

IAFF 6158 Special Topics in International Science and Technology Policy

IAFF 6186 Special Topics in Security Policy Studies

IAFF 6318 China's Energy Strategies

Web Resources in Energy Security

The following are some useful web resources related to energy security.

BP Statistical Review of World Energy -- Annual Report

BP Energy Outlook 2030

U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) -- Multiple reports and online database

U.S. Department of Energy, Transportation Energy Data Book -- Annual report

O.E.C.D. International Energy Agency (IEA) -- Multiple reports and online database


Video: Stephen Biddle's Talk on U.S. Policy Against the Islamic State

On Monday, December 4 Professor Stephen Biddle unpacked the problems with the U.S. military approach against the Islamic State and presented three options that the U.S. military can choose. If you missed the talk or would like to share it, the video is now available! 

SPS Program Awarded FAO Regional Skill Sustainment Initiative Contract

The Security Policy Studies program, led by Joanna Spear, associate professor of international affairs, was awarded a competitive contract for the Foreign Area Officer (FAO) Regional Skill Sustainment Initiative. This program, beginning in July 2015, will provide FAOs with advanced understanding and analysis of the most current regional security affairs, and the impact of regional activities on interagency and joint operations.

Enhancing U.S. Support for Peace Operations in Africa

In this Council on Foreign Relations Special Report, Paul D. Williams argues that greater U.S. involvement is necessary to enhance the quality and success of peacekeeping missions.