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Another Oil-Related Recession?

Are the United States and other countries facing a looming threat of another oil-related recession? Prior to the economic crash in 2008 the price of oil steadily increased. As...
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Asymmetries in Business Cycles and the Role of Oil Prices

Full Title: Asymmetries in Business Cycles and the Role of Oil Prices Author(s): Betty C. Daniel, Christian M. Hafner, Hans Manner, and L'eopold Simar Publisher(s): The University at Albany Publication Date: 10/2012 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD...
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Cause & Effect: U.S. Gasoline Prices

Full Title: Cause & Effect: U.S. Gasoline Prices Author(s): Andrew Holland & Nick Cunningham Publisher(s): American Security Project Publication Date: 2/2013 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: This paper examines the causes of America’s soaring gasoline prices....
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Do Energy Prices Respond to U.S. Macroeconomic News? A Test of the Hypothesis of Predetermined Energy Prices

Full Title: Do Energy Prices Respond to U.S. Macroeconomic News? A Test of the Hypothesis of Predetermined Energy Prices Author(s): Lutz Kilian and Clara Vega Publisher(s): Federal Reserve Publication Date: 11/2008 Language: English Length: 30...
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Do Oil Shocks Drive Business Cycles? Some U.S. and International Evidence

Full Title: Do Oil Shocks Drive Business Cycles? Some U.S. and International Evidence Author(s): Kristie M. Engemann  Kevin L. Kliesen and Michael T. Owyang Publisher(s): Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis Publication Date:...
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Don’t Blame the Physical Markets: Financialization is the Root Cause of Oil and Commodity Price Volatility

Full Title: Don't Blame the Physical Markets: Financialization is the Root Cause of Oil and Commodity Price Volatility Author(s): United Nations Conference on Trade and Development Publisher(s): United Nations Conference on Trade...
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Economist: High Oil Prices Not (Necessarily) Bad for Economy

In a Yardeni Research blog post highlighted by an article in the New York Times, economist Ed Yardeni argued that rising oil prices “may actually be good for the stock...
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Federal Reserve Board Policy and the Price of Oil

Full Title: Federal Reserve Board Policy and the Price of Oil Author(s): Dean Baker Publisher(s): Center for Economic and Policy Research Publication Date: 5/2011 Language: English Length: 6 pages, PDF Full Text: –>DOWNLOAD FILE<– Description (excerpt): Thank you,...
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Fighting Oil Addiction: Ranking States’ Gasoline Price Vulnerability and Solutions For Change

Full Title: Fighting Oil Addiction: Ranking States’ Gasoline Price Vulnerability and Solutions For Change Author(s): Dave Grossman and Deron Lovaas Publisher(s): Natural Resources Defense Council Publication Date: 11/2012 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: Energy policy and prices remain...
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Fuel Choice and Energy Security

A report, “Fuel Choice for American Prosperity,” recently published by the United States Energy Security Council (USESC), a group within the Institute for the Analysis of Global Security (IAGS), identifies...
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Global Oil Crisis Simulation at the Herzliya Conference

With oil playing such an important role in transportation, energy, and manufacturing worldwide, supply disruptions pose a serious threat to the global economy and political stability. Earlier this year, the...
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Hit Putin Where It Hurts: Sell the Strategic Petroleum Reserve

Full Title: Hit Putin Where It Hurts: Sell the Strategic Petroleum Reserve Author(s): Philip K. Verleger, Jr. Publisher(s): International Economic Policy Publication Date: 3/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Oil prices rose sharply on the Monday morning...
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In Search of Effective and Viable Policies to Reduce Greenhouse Gases

Full Title: In Search of Effective and Viable Policies to Reduce Greenhouse Gases Author(s): Nicholas Burger, Liisa Ecola, Thomas Light, Michael Toman Publisher(s): Environment Publication Date: 6/2009 Language: English Length: 12 pages, PDF Full Text:...
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Leverage vs. Feedback: Which Effect Drives the Oil Market?

Full Title: Leverage vs. Feedback: Which Effect Drives the Oil Market? Author: Sofiane Aboura and Julien Chevallier Publisher(s): U.S. Department of the Interior Publication Date: 7/2012 Full Text: –>DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<– Description (excerpt): The rise of the US benchmark oil West...
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Oil and the Debt: A Historical and Prospective Analysis of the Impact of U.S. Oil Dependence on the Federal Debt

Full Title: Oil and the Debt: A Historical and Prospective Analysis of the Impact of U.S. Oil Dependence on the Federal Debt Author(s): Robert F. Wescott, Phillip L. Swagel, Jeffrey Werling,...
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Oil and the Macroeconomy Since the 1970s

Full Title: Oil and the Marcoeconomy Since the 1970s Author(s): Robert B. Barsky and Lutz Kilian Publisher(s): Journal of Economic Perspectives Publication Date: 10/2004 Language: English Length: 20 pages, PDF Full Text: –>DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<– Description (excerpt): Economists have long been intrigued by empirical evidence...
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Oil Demand, Supply, and Medium-Term Price Prospects: A Wavelets-Based Analysis

Full Title: Oil Demand, Supply, and Medium-Term Price Prospects: A Wavelets-Based Analysis Author(s): Mahmoud A. El-Gamal and Amy M. Jaffe Publisher(s): N/A Publication Date: 6/2013 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): The global “great recession” was precipitated in...
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Oil Demand: Comparing Projections and Examining Risks

Full Title: Oil Demand: Comparing Projections and Examining Risks Author(s): Reid Capalino, Paul Spedding, Mark Fulton Publisher(s): Carbon Tracker Initiative Publication Date: 5/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- In contrast to industry outlooks that generally project continued...
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Oil price density forecasts: exploring the linkages with stock markets

Full Title: Oil price density forecasts: exploring the linkages with stock markets Author(s): Marco J. Lombardi and Francesco Ravazzolo Publisher(s): Centre For Applied Macro - and Petroleum Economics Publication Date: 12/2012 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: In the recent years several...
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Oil Security Index Quarterly Update, April 2014

Full Title: Oil Security Index Quarterly Update, April 2014 Author(s): N/A Publisher(s): Securing America's Future Energy Publication Date: 4/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- When launched in October 2013, SAFE’s Oil Security Index was hailed as an essential tool...
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Oil: The Next Revolution

Full Title: Oil: The Next Revolution Author(s): Leonardo Maugeri Publisher(s): Harvard Kennedy School, Belfer Center Publication Date: 6/2012 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: The analysis reported in this paper reveals the following points: Oil is not in short...
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On the Sources and Consequences of Oil Price Shocks: The Role of Storage

Full Title: On the Sources and Consequences of Oil Price Shocks: The Role of Storage Author(s):  Deren Ünalmis, İbrahim Ünalmis, and Derya Filiz ÜNSAL Publisher(s): Central Bank of the Republic of Turkey Publication Date: 11/2012 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD...
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The Future of Oil: Geology versus Technology

Full Title: The Future of Oil: Geology versus Technology Author(s): Jaromir Benes, Marcelle Chauvet, Ondra Kamenik, Michael Kumhof, Douglas Laxton, Susanna Mursula and Jack Selody Publisher(s): International Monetary Fund Publication Date: 5/2012 Language: English Length:...
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The Future of Oil: Geology versus Technology

Full Title: The Future of Oil: Geology versus Technology  Author(s): Jaromir Benes, Marcelle Chauvet, Ondra Kamenik, Michael Kumhof, Douglas Laxton, Susanna Mursula and Jack Selody Publisher(s): IMF Publication Date: 5/2012 Language: English Length: 32 pages, PDF Full Text: –>DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<– Description: We discuss and reconcile two diametrically opposed...
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The New Geopolitics of Petroleum and Natural Gas: How Will the Tight Oil Boom Affect the Prospects for Arctic and Ultra-Deepwater Oil Development?

OurEnergyPolicy.org has partnered with the Bipartisan Policy Center for Navigating the Oil Frontier: The Implications of the Tight Oil Boom on Arctic and Ultra-Deepwater Oil Development, to be held Monday...
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The Presidential Debate and Gas Prices

In the second presidential debate of 2012 an attendee asked President Obama, “Your energy secretary, Steven Chu, has now been on record three times stating ‘It’s not policy of this...
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The Role of Speculation in Oil Markets: What Have We Learned So Far?

Full Title: The Role of Speculation in Oil Markets: What Have We Learned So Far? Author(s): Bassam Fattouh, Lutz Kilian and Lavan Mahadeva Publisher(s): n/a Publication Date: 7/2012 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: A popular view is...
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The Simple Economics of Commodity Price Speculation

Full Title: The Simple Economics of Commodity Price Speculation Author(s): Christopher R. Knittel and Robert S. Pindyck Publisher(s): MIT Center for Energy and Environmental Policy Research Publication Date: 4/2013 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: The price of...
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U.S. Gasoline Policy: Recommendations for the Next Administration

Full Title: U.S. Gasoline Policy: Recommendations for the Next Administration Author(s): Amy Myers Jaffe and Kenneth B. Medlock III Publisher(s): The Oxford Institute for Energy Studies Publication Date: 1/2009 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: The United States is the world’s largest...
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U.S. Trade Deficit and the Impact of Changing Oil Prices

Full Title: U.S. Trade Deficit and the Impact of Changing Oil Prices Author(s): James K. Jackson Publisher(s): Congressional Research Service Publication Date: 2/2011 Language: English Length: 10 pages, PDF Full Text: –>DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<– Description (excerpt): Petroleum prices rose sharply in the first half of 2008,...
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Unconventional Oil Potential Tends to Change the World Oil Market

Full Title: Unconventional Oil Potential Tends to Change the World Oil Market Author(s): Ekaterina Grushevenko; Dmitry Grushevenko Publisher(s): Energy Science and Technology Publication Date: 7/2012 Full Text: –>DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<– Description (excerpt): Falling unconventional oil production costs and a significant increase in...
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Uncovering the Forces that Impact Oil Prices

The crude oil price spikes and high fuel costs experienced in the U.S. over the past ten years have encouraged many attempts to identify the underlying causes of these trends....
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Where Are Gasoline Prices Heading?

Some analysts have projected gasoline prices to go as high as $5/gallon over the coming months, noting a world-wide crunch of spare oil production capacity, rising demand from developing countries,...
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