Great Decisions Series: U.S. Foreign Policy & Petroleum
What is the effect of U.S. petroleum security on foreign policy? For 45 years, the country has alternated between periods of energy security and insecurity, sometimes able to wield petroleum as a useful instrument of foreign policy, sometimes not. Despite the so-called “energy revolution,” the U.S. today is by no means disentangled from foreign dependence and global trends. In order to be successful, policymakers must recognize both petroleum security circumstances and patterns in the relationship between petroleum and foreign policy.
Library: Old Town Library, 201 Peterson St., Fort Collins
Location: Community Room Combo
Date: Monday, July 3rd
Company: Poudre River Public Library District
Location: Old Town Library, 201 Peterson Street