Joseph M. Dukert
Joseph M. Dukert is a senior associate with the William E. Simon Chair in Political Economy at CSIS and an independent energy analyst who focuses on North America’s energy market and policies. His knowledge and experience go beyond oil, natural gas, and coal-based electricity to nuclear power, renewable energy, and energy demand. He has been an International Energy Agency consultant and senior adviser to the North American Commission for Environmental Cooperation. He has also helped develop critical U.S. government documents and reports, including several national energy policies. A senior fellow of the U.S. Association for Energy Economics, he will serve as president-elect of that 1,000-member organization throughout 2008. He wrote the chapter on North America in Energy Cooperation in the Western Hemisphere (CSIS, 2007), and his articles have appeared in U.S., Canadian, and Mexican publications. He has written numerous books, ranging in subjects from nuclear ships to differential impacts of high energy prices. He is currently writing a book about energy for the business and economics series of Greenwood Press. He holds a B.A. degree from the University of Notre Dame (magna cum laude) and M.A. and Ph.D. degrees in international relations from the Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies.