Anna Mikulska, research analyst for the Center for Energy Studies, and Jim Krane, Wallace S. Wilson Fellow in Energy Studies, examine the long-term decisions individuals and policymakers are ...
Jan. 27, 2015, 5 p.m.
Shale and the Promise of North American Energy Security
Kenneth B. Medlock III, senior director of the Baker Institute Center for Energy Studies, will discuss shale growth opportunities and energy security at an event for members of the Roundtable Emerging Leaders, the Associate Roundtable and Marathon Oil Young Professionals.
Jan. 28, 2015, 6:30 p.m.
The Islamic State on the March: What It Means for the Middle East and U.S. Foreign Policy
Three Baker Institute experts discuss the rise of the Islamic State group in the Middle East and what the United States should do to counter this threat.
Founded in 1993, Rice University's Baker Institute for Public Policy has established itself as one of the premier nonpartisan public policy think tanks in the country. The institute ranks 9th among university-affiliated think tanks worldwide, 18th among U.S. think tanks and fourth among energy and resource think tanks, according to a 2014 study by the University of Pennsylvania's Think Tanks and Civil Societies Program.