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Peak Oil Review – 25 August 2014

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Tom Whipple, Editor Contents 1.  Oil and the Global Economy 2.  The Middle East & North Africa 3. Ukraine 4.  Quote of the Week 5.  The Briefs 1.  Oil and the Global Economy Oil prices continued to fall last week with New York futures settling at $93.65 a barrel, the lowest since mid-January. Brent settled at $102.29, the lowest in […]

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Peak Oil Review – 18 August 2014

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Tom Whipple, Editor Contents 1.  Oil and the Global Economy 2.  The Middle East & North Africa 3.  China 4. Ukraine 5.  Quote of the Week 6.  The Briefs 1.  Oil and the Global Economy The oil markets were volatile on Thursday and Friday last week – dropping to recent lows on Thursday and then partially recovering on Friday. At the […]

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Peak Oil Review – 11 August 2014

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Tom Whipple, Editor   Contents 1.  Oil and the Global Economy 2.  The Middle East & North Africa 3.  China 4. Ukraine 5.  The Briefs 1.  Oil and the Global Economy Despite the volatility engendered by the Islamic State’s move against Kurdistan and the US’s reentry into active participation in Iraq’s civil war, oil prices were little changed for the week […]

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Peak Oil Review – 4 August 2014

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Tom Whipple, Editor Contents 1.  Oil and the Global Economy 2.  The Middle East & North Africa 3. Russia 4.  Quote of the Week 5.  The Briefs 1.  Oil and the Global Economy Oil prices, which have been falling since mid-June, dropped still further last week leaving New York futures at $97.88 and London at $104.84. During the six-week price […]

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