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Why oil under $30 per barrel is a major problem

A person often reads that low oil prices–for example, $30 per barrel oil prices–will stimulate the economy, and the economy will soon bounce back. What is wrong with this story? A lot of things, as I see it...

Peak Oil Review - Dec 21

 A weekly roundup of peak oil news, including: -Quote of the week -Oil and the global economy -The Middle East and North Africa -China -Russia/Ukraine -The Briefs

Peak Oil Notes - Dec 17

A midweek update. Oil prices rose a couple of dollars on Monday and Tuesday as traders decided that there must be an end to steady price drops somewhere.

Peak Oil Review - Dec 14

 A weekly roundup of peak oil news, including: - Quote of the Week -Oil and the Global Economy -The Middle East and North Africa -China -Russia/Ukraine -Climate Talks -The Briefs

Peak Oil Notes - Dec 10

A midweek update. There were a lot of surprises in this week’s US stocks report.

Peak Oil Review - Dec 7

 A weekly roundup of peak oil news, including:-Quote of the week -Oil and the global economy -The Middle East and North Africa -China -Russia/Ukraine -Climate Conference -The Briefs

Peak Oil Notes - Dec 3

 A midweek update. Following two days of little change, oil prices fell precipitously on Wednesday after the EIA reported an unexpected 1.2-million-barrel jump in US crude stocks last week.

Peak Oil Review - Nov 30

 A weekly update, including:-Quote of the Week -Oil and the Global Economy -The Middle East and North Africa -China -Russia/Ukraine -Climate Change -The Briefs

Peak Oil Notes - Nov 27

A midweek roundup. There has been a lot of news to move the oil markets in the last few days.

Why "Supply and Demand" doesn't Work for Oil

A gradual switch to higher-cost energy products, in a sense, works in the opposite direction to a switch from beef to chicken. 

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