International Investing and Risk: Political and Economic
Here are some of the factors affecting the oil and gas sector.
Oil Price Decline Forces Structural Change on Norway
Reports have suggested that Norway’s Golden Age, a result of the country's oil wealth, is coming to an end.
Wealth, Poverty and Keeping Perspective
For most of us in finance, life is good. But let's resolve to pay more attention to those who could use a little help.
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.