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The perils of running a petro-economy

Western oil magnates and their fellow travellers in government and media once crowed superciliously about their pride of economic place in Canada. They and they alone, they insisted, were responsible for the nation’s surging fortunes in global markets. 657 more words

Economy

How to Profit When Oil Prices Slide

Oil prices continue to slide. On the first day of October West Texas Intermediate (WTI) dipped below $90 per barrel for the first time since spring 2013. 225 more words

Economy

Crude oil drops on Slowing Demand

West Texas Intermediate and Brent crudes both dropped amid speculation that global fuel consumption is slowing while production climbs.WTI reaches for 16-month low yesterday, while Brent touched the lowest level in more than two years as the International Energy Agency (IEA) cut its global oil demand forecast for 2015. 40 more words