"Holistic vs. Hole-istc Exploration and Production Strategies," with Sam L. Savage, Journal of Petroleum Technology, September 1999, pp. 74-84. SPE Paperm 57701.
"Notes on Exploration and Production Portfolio Optimization," with Sam L. Savage, Ball & Savage Associates, July 1999.
"Portfolio Thinking: Beyond Optimization," with Sam L. Savage, Petroleum Engineer International, May 1999, Volume 72,m 5, pp. 54-56.
"Optimizing Your E&P Portfolio," with Sam L. Savage, Society of Petroleum Engineers, Dallas, March 22-23, 1999.
"Equivalence of Linear Deviation About the Mean and Mean Absolute Deviation About the Mean Objective Functions," with C. M. Kenyon and S. L. Savage, Operations Research Letters, June 17, 1999. Vol. 24, Issue 4, pp. 181-185.
"Portfolio ThinkingA Management Perspective," with Sam L. Savage and Thomas Varner, American Association of Petroleum Geologists Hedberg Research Conference, Galveston, TX September 20-24, 1998
"Optimizing Participation in Strategic Alliances," Institute for International Researchs Conference on Strategic Alliances in Upstream Oil and Gas, Houston, TX. February 25, 1997.
"Risk and Return: Portfolio Optimization in Exploration Ventures," Institute for International Researchs Conference on Effective Risk Management in Exploration and Production, Coronado, CA. July 16, 1996
"Managing on the Efficient Frontier," Landmark Graphics, Inc., Houston, TX. December 6, 1995
"Optimizing the E&P Portfolio With Respect to Risk," American Association of Petroleum Geologists Hedberg Research Conference on Risk Management in International Petroleum Ventures, San Diego, CA. October 29-November 2, 1995
"Some Strategic Issues Facing the Petroleum Industry," Gemini Consulting, Inc., Orlando, FL. February 22, 1995
"What In the World is Going On in Oil and Gas," Gemini Consulting, Inc., Orlando, FL. February 22, 1995
"Portfolio Optimization in the Oil and Gas Field," Ball & Associates, Houston, TX. November 24, 1993
"Portfolio Optimization in the Industrial Context," Gemini Consulting, Inc., Ft. Lauderdale, FL. November 3, 1993
"The Hidden Cost of Sub-Optimization," Stanford University, Palo Alto, CA. March 24, 1993
"Sink or Swim in a World of Oil," The Management of Technology Program, M.I.T., Cambridge, MA. November 19, 1992
"Managing Risk and Uncertainty in the Oil Industry," Babson College, Wellesley, MA. March 22, 1992
"Optimization and SimulationIs Top Management Listening?" Metropolitan State University, Minneapolis, MN. December 9, 1991.
"Energy: Future Trends and Alternative Sources," with Peter R. Odell and others, The Ditchley Foundation, Chipping Norton, Oxfordshire, England. October 20, 1991.
"Who Needs a National Energy Policy?" Northeast Sustainable Energy Association, Greenfield, MA. September 23, 1991.
"What Is Energy Really Worth?" The Energy Council - Rhode Island, Providence, RI. May 13, 1991.
"Unlock American Energy Policy," The New York Times "Forum," Sunday, May 12, 1991. Section F3, p. 11.
"Energy Encore," U.S. Department of Energy, New England Energy Task Force, Boston. April 16, 1991.
"Energy: Blunders, Lessons, and Prospects," Lexington (MA) Rotary Club. March 4, 1991.
"A Realistic Approach To Efficiency," Energy Efficiency, Climate Change and International Business. International Environmental Bureau of the International Chamber of Commerce. Washingon, DC. June 1990
Integrated Energy Systems: A Bridge to the Future, with W. Hafele, T. H. Lee, V. Okorokov, S. Yasukawa, and others, IIASA, Vienna, Austria. 1990.
Energy Aftermath, with Thomas H. Lee and Richard D. Tabors, Harvard Business School Press. Boston, MA. 1990.
"Energy Systems For the 21st Century," with T. H. Lee and R. D. Tabors, in International Journal of Global Energy Issues, Issue 1/2, Fall 1989. Published by the United Nations, edited at the Open University, Milton Keynes, U.K.
"A Balance Sheet Approach to Energy Industry Restructuring," in Proceedings, Tenth Annual North American Conference, International Association for Energy Economics, Houston, TX. November 1988.
"The Black Hole of Retained Earnings," The Journal of the American Association of Individual Investors, October 1988, Chicago, IL.
"Whatever Happened To Retained Earnings," Euro IX TIMS XXVIII, Association Francaise pour la Cybernetique Economique et Technique, Paris, July 1988.
"Is the Market Irrelevant for Blue Chips?" American Association of Individual Investors, Boston, MA. 1988
"Executives Discover Management Science: A Technological Breakthrough," Euro IX TIMS XXVIII, Association Francaise pour la Cybernetique Economique et Technique, Paris, July 1988.
"La Misteriosa Desaparición De Los Beneficios No Distribuidos," in Harvard-Deusto Business Review, Segundo Trimestre 1988. Madrid, Spain.
"Profit and Intuition," in Petroleum Management, November 1987. Houston, TX.
"The Mysterious Disappearance of Retained Earnings," featured in Harvard Business Review, July-August 1987. Boston, MA.
"Executive Tools for the Management of Integrated Energy Systems," IIASA. Vienna, Austria. July 1987.
"How Much Profit Is Enough?" in Petroleum Management, June 1987. Houston, TX.
"Oil Prices and the Future of the Petroleum Industry," in Petroleum Management. November 1986. Houston, TX. Translated into Spanish and reprinted in Occasional Papers, El Colegio de Mexico, A.C. Mexico City, 1987.
"World Energy Markets: Strategies for Operations," Fletcher Graduate School of International Law and Diplomacy, Medford, MA. October 1986.
"The Role of Integrated Energy Systems In An Uncertain Energy World," Vattenfall, Stockholm. September 1986.
"Managements Decisions and Shareholders Wealth," The Institute of Management Sciences, TIMS XXVII, Brisbane. July 1986.
"Strategic Management and Planning Today," The Planning Forum, Denver. May 1986.
"Energy Planning In An Uncertain World," EPRI, Palo Alto, CA. May 1986.
"Toward Zero Emissions," Japan Atomic Energy Research Institute, Tokyo, Japan. January 1986
"The Environmental Costs of Fuels," Chinese Petroleum Corporation, Chinese Institute of Nuclear Energy Research, and Taiwan Electric Corporation, Taipei, Taiwan. January 1986
"Industry and Government in Emerging Energy Technologies," Canadian Federal Advisory Group on Hydrogen Opportunities, Toronto. 1985.
"New Directions for the Petroleum Industry," Arthur D. Little, Inc., Cambridge, MA. November 1985.
"New Directions in Oil Company Mergers and Acquisitions," IES News, Integrated Energy Systems Consortium, MIT, Cambridge, MA. October 1985.
"Management Strategy for the Takeover Decision," Petroleum Management, August 1985. Houston, TX.
"Management Scientists and Managers: Experiences of an OR_Practitioner with a Critical Interface," European Journal of Operational Research. Volume 21, Number 1, July 1985. Amsterdam, Netherlands.
"The Effects of Integrated Energy Systems on the Chemical Use of Hydrogen _ Hydrocracking: A Case Study," International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis, Vienna, Austria. 1985. MIT Publication Number LEES TR 85_003.
"Strategic Management of Diversity and Relevance in the Materials Industry," M.I.T. Materials Processing Center, February 22, 1985. Cambridge, MA
"Mergers, Acquisitions and Diversifications of Oil Companies: A Strategic Perspective," Oil & Gas Digest, February 1, 1985. Houston, TX.
"Synfuels _ A Temporary Halt or Longer Term Fade_Out?" Third International Colloquium on Strategic Planning at the Enterprise Level in the Energy Industry. El Colegio de Mexico, A.C. Mexico City. September 1984.
"Comparison, Contrasts, and Structure of the Fossil Fuel Industries," Harvard Business School, ICCH No. 3_683_060, Boston, MA. 1984.
"Management Science for Management," The Institute of Management Sciences, TIMS XXVI. Copenhagen. June 1984.
"Foreword" in Strategic Planning for Exploration Management, by A. Quick and N. Buck. IHRDC Publishing Co., Boston. 1983.
"The Future of Energy Technology," in Global Technological Change: A Strategic Assessment. MIT Industrial Liaison Program, Cambridge, MA. 1983.
"Managing Risk in the Real World," European Journal of Operational Research, Volume 14. Amsterdam, The Netherlands. 1983.
"The Increased Relevance of Planning," in Implementation of Strategic Planning, Peter Lorange, Ed., Prentice_Hall, Englewood Cliffs, NJ. 1982.
U.S. Oil & Gas Supply, Energy Modeling Forum Report 5, Volumes 1 and 2. Stanford University, Stanford, CA. September 1982.
"Oil and Gas Exploration in Developing Countries," with G. M. Kaufman and J. P. Lingamneni. United Nations Conference on "Energy in the Eighties." New York City. 1981.
"Alternatives for Accelerating Oil and Gas Discovery and Production in Oil Importing LDCs," with G. M. Kaufman and J. P. Lingamneni. MIT Energy Laboratory, Cambridge, MA. October 1981.
"How Do You Get Operators to Think Long_Term?" submitted by invitation for publication in Planning Review. 1981.
"An Investigation Into the Potential Economics of Large Scale Shale Oil Production," in Oil Shale, Tar Sands, and Related Materials, H. C. Stauffer, Ed., American Chemical Society Symposium Series 163, ACS Books, Washington, DC. 1981
"U.S. Oil and Gas Supply," with J. C. Houghton, J. L. Sweeney, and J. P. Weyant in The Economics of Exploration for Energy Resources, J. B. Ramsey, Ed., JAI Press, Inc., Greenwich, CT. 1981.
U.S. Oil and Gas Supply, with J. L. Sweeney, J. P. Weyant, and G. L. Ardell. Energy Modeling Forum V, Working Paper 5.4. Stanford University. January 1981.
"Oil, Developing Countries, and the World Bank," with G. M. Kaufman and J. P. Lingamneni. MIT Energy Laboratory, Cambridge, MA. January 1981.
"A Proposal for Energy Forecasts," in An Analysis of the DOEs Energy Information Administration Report to Congress, Frank Alt, Ed., University of Maryland, College Park, MD. 1980.
"An Evaluation of NASAs Program for Improving Aircraft Fuel Efficiency," with R. L. Bisplinghoff, R. E. Black, et al. National Academy of Sciences, Washington, DC. 1980.
"Controlling the Implementation of Strategy," with C. Roush. Managerial Planning, November/December 1980, Oxford, OH.
"Petroleum Exploration Environment Study _ An Investigation into the Nature of the Competitive Environment for Oil and Gas Exploration in Oil_importing Developing Countries," with G. M. Kaufman. MIT Energy Laboratory, Cambridge, MA. July 1980.
U.S. Energy Supply Prospects to 2010, with A. Bryson, T. Eck, et al. The Report of the Supply and Delivery Panel to the Committee on Nuclear and Alternative Energy Systems. National Academy of Sciences, Washington, DC. 1979.
"Managing Your Strategic Responsiveness to the Environment," with P. Lorange. Managerial Planning, November/December 1979, Oxford, OH.
"Policy Implications of the CIA and EIA Energy Forecasts." Testimony presented at the invitation of the U.S. House of Representatives Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence, Washington, DC. October 1979.
"The Relevance of Energy Forecasting for Policy, Planning, and Strategy Formulation." Testimony presented at the invitation of the U.S House of Representatives Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence, Washington, DC. October 1979.
"Energy Policy and the Oil Problem: A Review of Current Issues," with H. Jacoby, M. Adelman, et al. MIT Energy Laboratory Working Paper Number MIT_EL 79_046WP, Cambridge, MA. September 1979.
"Practitioners Views of Policy and Planning Research" in Strategic Management: A New View of Business Policy and Planning, D. E. Schendel and C. W. Hafer, Ed., Little, Brown and Co. Boston, MA. 1979.
"Disaggregated Analysis of Petroleum Supply _ A Useful Vehicle for Policy Analysis," with J. Houghton and G. M. Kaufman. Energy Modeling II: The Interface Between Model Builder and Decision Maker, Colorado Springs, CO. August 1979.
"Managing Modeling for Planning," in Simulation Models in Corporate Planning, Thomas H. Naylor, Ed., Praeger Publishers. New York, NY. 1979.
"New Challenges to Management in the Synfuels Revolution," Technology Review, August/September 1979.
"Shale Oil: Potential Economics of Large_Scale Production, Workshop Phase," with M. Weiss and R. Barbera. MIT Energy Laboratory Working Paper Number MIT_EL 79_031WP, Cambridge, MA. July 1979.
"Shale Oil: Potential Economics of Large_Scale Production, Preliminary Phase," with M. Weiss and R. Barbera. MIT Energy Laboratory Working Paper Number MIT_EL 79_012WP, Cambridge, MA. June 1979.
"Commercialization and the Process of Technological Change." Ball & Associates. Cambridge, MA. 1979.
"Energy as a Factor in Corporations Strategic Planning _ An Examination of the Issues," with P. Lorange. MIT Energy Laboratory Working Paper Number MIT_EL 78_019WP, Cambridge, MA. September 1978.
"The Use of Management Science Techniques in a Corporate Strategic Planning System," European Journal of Operational Research, 3 (1978), Amsterdam, The Netherlands. Condensed in the November 1979 issue of Technology Review.
"Energy: Policymaking in a New Reality," Technology Review, October/November 1977. Reprinted in Aware, May 1978.
"Energy Policy and the Marketplace," U.S. National Committee of World Energy Conference, Washington, DC. May 1978.
"Can We Plan Ourselves Out of the Energy Crisis?" MIT Industrial Liaison Program. Symposium on Research and Modeling for National and International Energy Markets, Cambridge, MA. April 1978.
"Synfuel Supply Issues from the Commercial Perspective: New Kinds of Decisions" in Workshops on Energy Supply and Demand, International Energy Agency, OECD, Paris. 1978.
"Energy Policy: What is Really at Issue." MIT Energy Laboratory Working Paper Number MIT_EL 77_011WP, Cambridge, MA. May 1977.
"Planning Models _ Fact and Fiction." Proceedings of the Conference on Corporate Strategic Planning. The Institute of Management Sciences, New Orleans, LA. February/March 1977.
"Recent Proposals for Government Support for the Commercialization of Shale Oil _ A Review and Analysis," with O. Hammond. Policy Study Group, MIT Energy Laboratory Report Number MIT_EL 77_003, Cambridge, MA. May 1977. (Prepared for ERDA under Contract No. E4918 2295.)
"Government Support for the Commercialization of New Energy Technologies _ An Analysis and Exploration of the Issues," with H. Jacoby, L. Linden, M. Adelman, et al. Policy Study Group, MIT Energy Laboratory Report Number MIT_EL 76 009, Cambridge, MA. November 1976. (Prepared for ERDA under Contract No. E49_18 2295.)
Numerous reviews of books on Strategy and on Energy.
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