The Oil and the Glory

A different kind of carbon trading tax

Speculators argue that they do not affect oil prices -- we are paying more at the pump, and businesses far more to make their products, ...

The Oil and the Glory

The Weekly Wrap: May 14, 2011

Oil price spiral, interrupted: Rex Tillerson, the CEO of ExxonMobil, said this week that the purely economic value of oil is $60-$70 a barrel, or ...

The Oil and the Glory

The Weekly Wrap — April 29, 2011

Oil prices and speculator-haters: For months, this blog suggested that oil prices would moderate in the $85-a-barrel range and lower. So what happened? Why did ...

The Oil and the Glory

The Weekly Wrap: April 15, 2011

TNK-BP: Clutch play by Dudley puts momentum back with BP? Counter-intuitively, the momentum may have shifted back to BP in its latest high-wire negotiations in ...

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