We are building a world-class public policy institute
at one of the country’s finest research universities
in the areas of natural resources, energy, and environment.
Two new Viewpoints are now available in the Payne Commentary Series. One from Matthew Reed explores the geopolitics of oil markets, and Thibaud Voita considers the role of energy efficiency in the Sustainable Development Goals.
This essay in the National Geographic Blog explores how shared energy infrastructure and markets can serve as a basis for peace building and economic development.
This interview took place on the margins of the Arc Energy Institute Annual Event in Calgary.
The Payne Institute is honoured to join the Global Resilience Institute’s Research Network exploring research and partnerships for exploring the complex array of security and resilience challenges.
PAYNE INSTITUTE FACULTY FELLOW PROFESSOR EGGERT TESTIFIES BEFORE THE U.S. SENATE ON CRITICAL MATERIALS
Professor Roderick Eggert testifies before the U.S. Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources on the Department of Interior’s Critical Minerals list to strengthen the United States’ mineral security.
“All fundamental scientific discoveries change the structure of human affairs.”
-Richard Rhodes, 2012
“…it is appreciation of context that is most severely lacking in the way public policy is taught.”
-Francis Fukuyama, 2018