Samir Ranjan Pradhan

Region of Interest

South Asia

Primary Country of Residence



Visiting Research Associate


Research & Information System for Developing Countries, Delhi


Mailing Address

Research and Information System for Developing Countries
Core IV B, Fourth Floor
India Habitat Centre, Lodhi Road
New Delhi-3, India

Phone/Fax Number(s)

phone: 91/11-24682177 - 2180
fax: 91/11-24682173 - 74


Countries of Specialization


Research Interests

Visiting Research Associate at Research and Information System for
Developing Countries (RIS), New Delhi based Government of India supported
independent think-tank. My areas of research interests are Energy
Secuirty, Energy Geopolitics, Oil and Gas market developments and their
implications for Asia, Middle East, and India; Energy Cooperation in Asia,
Oil Trade and WTO, India's RTAs adn FTAs, India's economic relation with
Gulf and West Asia, India's Civil aviation sector (forecasting
air-passenger traffic), Trade and Competition Policy, etc.


1. Regular Contributions on Oil and Gas sectoral issue and policy to
Energy News Monitor, Weekly flagship publication of the Centre for
Resources Management, Observer Research Foundation, New Delhi.

2. Energy Cooperation in Asia, OGEL Electronic Journal.

3. India and GCC in the Global Energy Regime: Covergence of Priorities
and Issues in Cooperation, upcoming book.


energy ; security ; geopolitics ; trade ; competition policy ; ...