Chatham House: Independent thinking on international affairs


Dr Keun-Wook Paik

Associate Fellow, Energy, Environment and Resources

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  • Natural gas in Northeast Asia, in particular in China
  • Sino-Russian oil and gas cooperations
  • Pipeline politics and economics
  • DPRK energy issue, in particular oil development
  • China's global oil and gas expansion strategy


  • Sino-Russian Oil and Gas Cooperation: Half-empty or Half-full?

Recent Publications


2007- Senior Research Fellow, Oxford Institute for Energy Studies
2006 Consultant to UNDP GTI Energy Board (and Expert Council)
2003-05 Member of UN's DPRK Energy Study Group
2000-02 Advisor to Chairman of the Government, Sakha Republic, Russian Federation
1998-99 Advisor, Sino-Russia Oil and Gas Committee, CNPC
1996-98 Research Fellow and Senior Research Fellow, Energy and Environment Programme, Chatham House
1997 Honorary Research Fellow, Dept of Economics, University of Aberdeen
1994-95 Research Associate, Aberdeen University Petroleum Economic Consultants
1989-93 Ph.d at the University of Aberdeen

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