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August 24, 2015

The Fed and Oil Prices

Besides the turmoil in China, the hot financial news this month was that oil hit a six-year low. Indeed, adjusting...
August 24, 2015
A recent headline on Bloomberg announces, “Cheap Oil Is Bad for the Economy (At Least, So Far).” The assessment is...
July 23, 2015
President Obama has had to punt on his electric vehicle goal – the United States did not put one million...
June 5, 2015
The Energy Information Administration (EIA) is forecasting that gasoline prices will average $2.45 per gallon this summer[i]—the lowest since 2009—and...
April 10, 2015
April 1, 2015

The RFS Fallacy

The Renewable Fuels Standard in the Energy Independence and Security Act of 2007 sets mandates for biofuels production in the...
April 1, 2015
Although driving in the United States stagnated from 2008 through 2013, mileage statistics from the Federal Highway Administration show driving...
March 25, 2015
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