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Blogspot by Patricia l. Vasquez: Should the private sector have a deeper role in trying to curb the curse of oil?

I think so. Many poor, developing countries see the discovery of oil as the door to economic growth, at last. If well managed, oil revenues should help poor producing nations to build sustainable, long-term growth for their current and future citizens. But if not well managed, many perverse scenarios could ensue. Experts often blame corrupt, […]

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OnTheJob Interview – Marcin Ziemski

1.     What’s your name and where have you been living so far? My names is Marcin Ziemski and I am currently living in Perth Australia. However, I spent the last 15 years living and working in Brisbane, and 1 year in London. 2.     Where do you currently work ? I work at Tech Mahindra, an […]

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OnTheJob Interview – Wouter Botermans

OnTheJob Interview – Wouter Botermans  1.    What’s your name and where have you been living so far? My name is Wouter Botermans. I am Dutch and have been based in The Netherlands during my entire career. 2.    Where do you currently work?   At this moment I work as Petroleum Engineer with Tulip Oil, a […]

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Renewables R Us. Where everyone’s an entrepreneur!

  I have been doing my PhD for almost 2 years now and I’m beginning to wonder why. I mean, I left my job for this. No, despite the bore and annoyance of poring over journal articles, the ceaseless review of literature-that-no one-else-will-ever-read-again has not killed me yet, and though the sound of my own […]

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Blogspot by Jorge Alarcon: The role of the government concerning hydrocarbon prices

What should the role of the Government be regarding hydrocarbons prices? Within the studies and analysis I am developing, as a strategic analyst, I was supposed to analyze the Oil and Gas sector perspectives and to develop several scenarios of prices and consumption at different geographical levels. Regardless the sophisticated analysis that might be done […]

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OnTheJob Interview – Juan Pablo Teran

1.     What’s your name and where have you been living so far? My name is Juan Pablo Teran, I’m an Argentinean Industrial Engineer and I’ve been living in Maharashtra, India for almost two years. 2.     Where do you currently work?  I’m offering my seva (selfless duty and without the expectation of its fruit) in […]

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OnTheJob interview – Rafael Herzberg

1.     What’s your name and where have you been living so far? My name is Rafael Herzberg and I live in São Paulo, Brazil. 2.     Where do you currently work?                                                   […]

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OnTheJob Interview – Eloise Young

1. What’s your name and where have you been living so far? My name is Eloise Young.  I’ve lived in New York City, Los Angeles, Boston, and Cleveland. 2.Where do you currently work? I work at NineSigma, an open innovation facilitator.  We have offices around the world, and I’m located at our global headquarters in […]

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OnTheJob Interview – Okan Yardimci

1.    What’s your name and where have you been living so far? I’m Okan YARDIMCI and I have been living in Ankara, the capital city of Turkey. Currently, I’m preparing to move to the U.S. to study law till 2016. 2.    Where do you currently work? I’m working for the National Energy Agency of Turkey, […]

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