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Energy / Gas Prices

The World is Suffering from High-Priced Fuel Syndrome

The World is Suffering from High-Priced Fuel Syndrome

Oct 01, 2012 at 17:20 | Gail Tverberg

Governments and economists around the world have not figured out that what the world economy is suffering from, to varying degrees, is “high-priced fuel syndrome“.High-priced fuel syndrome has…

The Diminishing Effects of Gas Price Spikes on the Economy

The Diminishing Effects of Gas Price Spikes on the Economy

Sep 20, 2012 at 17:35 | James Hamilton

As U.S. retail gasoline prices once again near $4.00 a gallon, does this pose a threat to the economy and President Obama's prospects for re-election? My answer is no.

Why North American Gas Prices Are So High

Why North American Gas Prices Are So High

Sep 19, 2012 at 16:54 | Keith Schaefer

Driving gasoline is 50% higher today than in 2008 – relative to the price of oil. In other words, gas prices are nearly what they were in 2008...…

The Truth About Gasoline Price Volatility

The Truth About Gasoline Price Volatility

Aug 23, 2012 at 14:53 | Gary Hunt

Nothing infuriates Americans more than volatile, spiking gasoline prices.  Often the causes given for gasoline price hikes seem contrived.  Iran and Israel trade harsh words in press reports and before…

U.S. Midwest hit by Perfect Gasoline Storm

U.S. Midwest hit by Perfect Gasoline Storm

Aug 06, 2012 at 17:24 | Daniel J. Graeber

Retail gasoline prices in the U.S. Midwest were as much as 50 cents higher than in the rest of the country. By Monday, the price of a gallon of regular…

EIA: Retail Gasoline Prices to Slip in 2013

EIA: Retail Gasoline Prices to Slip in 2013

Jul 12, 2012 at 17:39 | Daniel J. Graeber

U.S. retail gasoline prices should drop below the July average by 2013 amid depressed consumer demand and continuing declines in crude oil prices. U.S. lawmakers were in panic mode when…

U.S. Arrogance Triples Fuel Prices for Troops in Afghanistan

U.S. Arrogance Triples Fuel Prices for Troops in Afghanistan

Jul 05, 2012 at 17:51 | John Daly

Most days, writing about energy issues is less interesting than watching paint dry, as a mind-numbing procession of barrels per day, investment infrastructure costs and bilateral memos of understanding make…

Why Are Gasoline Prices Falling?

Why Are Gasoline Prices Falling?

Jun 25, 2012 at 17:17 | James Hamilton

West Texas Intermediate crude oil, which had been selling for $105 a barrel at the end of March, fell to $80 a barrel last week, while Brent has come from…

Gasoline is Expensive - Deal with it

Gasoline is Expensive - Deal with it

Apr 18, 2012 at 17:31 | Daniel J. Graeber

The White House announced it was getting into the commodities game in an effort to protect consumers from some of the geopolitical factors spilling over into the retail gasoline market.…

Don't Believe David Frum, War with Iran will not Lower Gas Prices

Don't Believe David Frum, War with Iran will not Lower Gas Prices

Apr 18, 2012 at 17:11 | Juan Cole

I caught Republican strategist David Frum speaking on Erin Burnett’s magazine show on CNN Tuesday evening. I looked, but I couldn’t find a transcript yet, so this is from memory.…

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