Publications: Papers

Oil Markets on the Brink (The International Economy, Fall 2014)


In this comment, Dr. Verleger observes that "all OPEC members must know one other troubling fact: they no longer have significant market power." Saudi Arabia, on the other hand, does have substantial influence. In this brief analysis, the author explains how "Saudi Arabia has caused the fall in oil prices."


(Note: This paper is available on request.)