EU–Russia Energy Relations: Aggregation and Aggravation1

  title={EU–Russia Energy Relations: Aggregation and Aggravation1},
  author={A. Hadfield},
  journal={Journal of Contemporary European Studies},
  pages={231 - 248}
  • A. Hadfield
  • Published 2008
  • Economics
  • Journal of Contemporary European Studies
Reliance on energy resources is inextricably linked to energy security. Whether dependent upon energy imports or exports, all states, regions and companies strive to reduce the risks associated with resource dependence by linking energy with their own security. Ensuring access to energy resources involves negotiating with a variety of external actors. As a result, energy is deeply connected to the external affairs of political and commercial actors alike. Within this terrain Russia and the EU… Expand
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