Governing the Gas Sector: Averting the Resource Curse in Lebanon

Project description

Governing the Gas Sector: Averting the Resource Curse in Lebanon

A project aimed at providing a roadmap for institutional and policy reform in order to inform and influence policy debate on gas. The project identifies the three main challenges of gas development, namely the territorial water dispute with Israel, managing the extraction process of the gas through the appropriate mechanisms, and the management of the gas revenue, and additionally intends to propose several solutions.

Expected outcomes: a series of policy papers that will be compiled in a book, a series of short policy briefs that are aimed to communicate the policy ideas succinctly to policy makers in both Arabic and English, working group reports that synthesize the ideas discussed in the group, and a webpage on the LCPS website that will function as a resource hub of collected information on gas in Lebanon.

Researchers

First name Last name Gender Rank Affiliated Institution Country
Leila Dagher Male American University of Beirut Lebanon

Bio:

Website

 

Scientific field

Economics
 

Start Year

2014
 

End Year

2019
 

Keywords

Lebanon

Social impact

Are you interested in disseminating your research work outside the academic institutions?

No

Are there institutions/organizations contacted you to disseminate your research project?

No

How did you disseminate your research work outside academic institutions?

Workshops

What obstacles have you faced as you tried to facilitate the social impact of your research?

Time availability