An Introduction to Upstream Petroleum Economics

  • Start Date

    31 Aug, 2021

  • End Date

    03 Sep, 2021

  • Price


  • WiFi

    Free wifi

Event Details

To truly understand how projects are valued and investment decisions are made, professionals working in the upstream industry must have detailed and up-to-date knowledge of petroleum economics and risk analysis.



  • Introduction
  • Discounted cash flow
  • Capital budgeting techniques
  • Oil & gas asset net cash flow - project components
  • Oil & gas asset net cash flow - economic components
  • Oil & gas asset net cash flow - taxation & government take components
  • Oil & gas asset net cash flow determination
  • Upstream economics workshop: the taxation case study
  • Upstream economics workshop: the PSC case study
  • Advanced petroleum economic techniques
  • Discrete economic solutions
  • Probabilistic economic solutions
  • Continuous economic solutions
  • Exploration prospect valuation workshop



This Introduction to Upstream Petroleum Economics & Risk Analysis course is suitable for professionals looking to develop their understanding of upstream petroleum economics theory and practice, regardless of whether they have a technical or commercial background.




The training methodology combines lectures, discussions, group exercises and illustrations. Participants will gain both theoretical and practical knowledge of the topics. The emphasis is on the practical application of the topics and as a result participant will go back to the workplace with both the ability and the confidence to apply the techniques learned to their duties.



1ST BATCH:                       10th – 12th May, 2021

2ND BATCH:                      31st Aug– 3rd September, 2021

3RD BATCH:                      14th – 17th December, 2021

Other Dates

Start Date End Date
10 May, 2021 12 May, 2021
Start Date End Date
31 Aug, 2021 03 Sep, 2021
Start Date End Date
14 Dec, 2021 17 Dec, 2021
  • Venue

    Alpha Partners Professional Training Conference Centre. 200, Muritala Mohammed Way (3rd Floor), Yaba Lagos.

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