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Archives for November 21, 2011

Interesting Articles

A few more articles on the continuing Euro Crisis, all from Economist blogs: A discussion of the end of Silvio Berlusconi can be found here A great interactive graphic on the European economy here A candid assessment of European Central Bank policy here Tim Harford discusses credit ratings agencies and their role here Australia faces […]

Oil Price Watch November 19th 2011

The Brent oil price fell significantly by more than $7 this week, there is an interesting post by Reuters which illustrates some of the short-term reasons for this, as well as some medium to longer term issues – including crucially Issue 5 (limited effectiveness of cartels) in the Oil Price Watch Overview The conflicting pressures within the Organization […]