Tag Archives: oil

October 23, 2013

Stabilizing the price at the pump

How commodity derivatives mitigate physical price volatility The average person may not be able to recite the hundreds of economic figures announced daily in newspapers, on TV and online. But there’s one exception to that rule: It seems almost everyone knows how much he has [&hellip…

August 19, 2013

China’s commodity slowdown chills prices

Renowned economist Daniel Yergin recently had an opinion piece, China’s Big Commodity Chill, in The Wall Street Journal that’s worth a read for anyone who wants to know what really drives price changes. You may know Yergin from his book The Prize: The Epic Quest [&hellip…