Wealth, Poverty and Keeping Perspective
Reflections on a personal encounter.
Get Realistic About Green Technology
The quest for cleaner energy encounters limitations.
Why Cheap Oil Is Here to Stay
Technology has transformed the energy picture, Alexei Bayer writes.
With Oil Stocks Beaten Down, Is Now the Time to Buy?
As oil prices continue their decline, Guinness Atkinson’s Waghorn considers the investing options, keeping an eye on likely increased volatility.
Top 10 Global Cities Creating U.S. Jobs
A recent Brookings report determined the top 10 global city-regions making direct investments, and employing workers, in the United States.
Bernanke’s Bond Buy Cut Back Slices Into Mexico Market
As one of the hottest emerging market economies of the past few years, Mexico has been doing well—but the second largest economy in Latin America could be in for some hard times in months to come, thanks to its neighbor to the north.
Move Over, Saudi Arabia, and Let North Dakota Take Over
A buyer’s market in oil is in the making and will bring about disruptive market change that should benefit American manufacturers and consumers and prove challenging for Middle Eastern producers and European refiners.
The United States continues to move toward energy independence with oil-and-natural gas industry exploration and production (E&P) companies playing an important role in that trend.
Iran May Ban Oil Exports to Europe Next Week
An Iranian official said that his country would debate a law in its parliament on Sunday that could cut off oil shipments to Europe as early as next week. If that happens China and Russia just might be the big winners.