Daniel Yergin is a leading authority on energy, geopolitics, and the global economy, bestselling author, and a winner of the Pulitzer Prize. He is Vice Chair Skip navigation Movies TV Shows Daniel Yergin, Writer: Commanding Heights: The Battle for the World Economy. Daniel Yergin is known for his work on Commanding Heights: The Battle for the World Economy (2002), American Wake (2004) and The Prize: The The Prize: The Epic Quest for Oil, Money, and Power is Daniel Yergin's history of the global petroleum industry from the 1850s through 1990.
The Prize became a bestseller, helped by its release date in December 1990, Daniel Yergin is the bestselling author of The Prize, The Commanding Heights, Shattered Peace, Russia 2010, and What It Means for the World, and coauthor of Energy Future. Chairman of Cambridge Energy Research Associates, a leading international energy consulting firm, he is also global energy expert for the CNBC business news The Prize: The Epic Quest for Oil, Money and Power [Daniel Yergin on Amazon.
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The industry's colorful characters and oil's key role in 20th century history are brought to life by participants and historians. Daniel Howard Yergin (born February 6, 1947) is an American author, speaker, energy expert, and economic historian. Yergin is vice chairman of IHS Markit, a research and information company which absorbed his own energy research consultancy Cambridge Energy Research Associates in 2004. He has authored or coauthored several books on energy and world economics, including the Pulitzer Prize