Charles Maddison
Title: Dr
First Name: Charles
Surname: Maddison
Position: Senior Lecturer
Telephone: +44 (0)1224 263567
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Duties and Responsibilities

Dr Charles Maddison is a Senior Lecturer at Aberdeen Business School. He is Course Leader for MSc Energy Management and module tutor for Oil and Gas Economics.

Academic Background

Charles was a lecturer at the University of Abertay, Dundee where he was the module tutor for the MBA programme.  His PhD is from the European University Institute in Florence. He has a Bachelors in Economics from Kingston University (London) and Masters from the London School of Economics where he graduated with distinction.

Research Interests

  • The shifting dynamics of the global economy and the rise of the emerging market economies.
  • Pipeline diplomacy
  • Dutch Disease
  • Resource Curse and Voracity effects
  • Emerging Markets
  • Energy Demand and Climate Change.
  • The role of National Oil Companies versus International Oil Companies and future supply
  • The Political Economy of: Climate Change, OPEC, and Energy Subsidies
  • Differential rents in oil and gas markets
  • Oil and Gas market structures and differential oil and gas market dynamics
  • Peak Oil and Commodity Super-Cycle?

Charles is also interested in the history of European integration.