Peer-reviewed Publications

Energy Intensity and Greenhouse Gas Emissions from Oil Production in the Eagle Ford Shale. Sonia Yeh, Abbas Ghandi, Bridget R. Scanlon, Adam R. Brandt, Hao Cai, Michael Q. Wang, Kourosh Vafi, and Robert C. Reedy. Energy & Fuels. Article ASAP. (

On the Rate of Return and Risk Factors to International Oil Companies in Iran’s Buy-Back Service Contracts. Ghandi, A. and Lin Lawell, C.-Y.C. Energy Policy, Volume 103, April 2017, Pages 16-29, ISSN 0301-4215, . (

Ghandi, A. and Lin, C.-Y.C. (2014). Oil and Gas Service Contracts around the World: A Review. Energy Strategy Reviews, 3, 63-71. (

  • Identified as one of the five most downloaded Energy Strategy Reviews papers in 2014.

Ghandi, A. and Lin, C.-Y.C. (2012). Do Iran’s Buy-Back Service Contracts Lead To Optimal Production? The Case of Soroosh and Nowrooz. Energy Policy, 42, 181-190. (