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Cartel Games
Cartel Games
Saudis Do Nothing While Crude Prices Plunge

The price of oil is tracking downward recently, which has many wondering why OPEC hasn’t responded by curtailing production. There looks to be some intra-cartel posturing going on ahead of a big meeting next month.

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Walter Russell Mead & Staff

The inability to pass the easiest of trade deals with Canada speaks to a deeper structural crisis at the heart of the continent.

After the Elections

Fair enough. But some of the Realpolitik Russia won’t like.

Shale Is Hale

Welcome to the era of the “monster frack.”


And get this: it’s because the industry already got the subsidies it wanted.

Putin's Patronage

The rebound of Russia’s largest oil company appears to be a major success story, but the truth is more complicated.

TAI elsewhere

Jason Willick on the inadequacy of the donor class vision for the Republican Party.

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