Jeffrey C. Lumpkin, Investing in Kazakstan's Energy Sector: The Geopolitical Environment (NBR Executive Insight, No. 10, February 1998), Seattle: The National Bureau of Asian Research, 1998. x + 35 pp.

Provides a brief but up-to-date overview of political situation in Kazakstan and details about specific legislation and other matters that may affect foreign investment in the energy sector. The author is an independent consultant <jlumpkin@siteconnect.com> and an alumnus of the University of Washington REECAS program.

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