Gregory Brew is a historian of oil, the Cold War, and U.S. foreign policy in the Middle East. He is a post-doctoral fellow at the Jackson School of Global Affairs at Yale University. His books include Petroleum and Progress in Iran: Oil, Development, and the Cold War and The Struggle for Iran: Oil, Autocracy, and the Cold War, 1951-1954, both forthcoming in 2022-2023. He has written commentary and expert analysis for Washington Post, Foreign Affairs, Foreign Policy, TIME Magazine, National Interest, The Conversation, and War on the Rocks, and his scholarship has appeared in Phenomenal World, The International History Review, The Texas National Security Review, and Iranian Studies. On request, he is available for professional commentary on issues related to oil and geopolitics and has appeared on BNN Bloomberg, BBC World News, and The World for NPR. Follow him on Twitter: @gbrew24.