Middle East Economic Survey

VOL. L

No 48

26-November-2007

IRAQ

Iraqs Uncertain Oil And Political Prospects (Part 1 Of 2)

By Issam Chalabi

Issam Chalabi, former minister of oil of Iraq (1987-90) and former president of Iraq National Oil Company (1981-87) recently made two presentations covering Iraqi oil and politics. The first was at Princeton University on 13 November and the second at Columbia University on 14 November. The presentations covered a number of related issues that Mr Chalabi decided...