The Great Debate

Anything but oil

December 21, 2009

kemp.jpg– John Kemp is a Reuters columnist. The views expressed are his own —

Dubai will pay for Abu Dhabi aid

November 26, 2009

Alexander Smith– Alexander Smith is a Reuters columnist. The opinions expressed are his own —

Dollar faces long journey downward

October 13, 2009

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- James Saft is a Reuters columnist. The views expressed are his own –

Even putting aside the spectacular but hard-to-measure risks of a financing crisis or the loss of its special status, the dollar faces really serious headwinds from boring old fundamentals.

“Dollar demise”: Inexorable but not sudden

October 6, 2009

– Neal Kimberley is an FX market analyst for Reuters. The opinions expressed are his own –

from Commentaries:

CFTC prepares to recant speculators’ influence

July 29, 2009

johnkempcrop-- John Kemp is a Reuters columnist. The views expressed are his own --

Like Archbishop Thomas Cranmer before he was burned at the stake for heresy, the U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) seems about to make a dramatic recantation.

from The Great Debate UK:

Squandered oil wealth, an African tragedy

July 9, 2009

arvind ganesan-Arvind Ganesan is the Director of the Business and Human Rights Program at Human Rights Watch. The opinions expressed are his own.-

from The Great Debate UK:

Wiwa v Shell: The day of reckoning

June 10, 2009

Ben Amunwa-Ben Amunwa is a campaigner with oil industry watchdog Platform, where he runs Remember Saro-Wiwa, a project that uses art and activism to raise awareness about the impact of the oil in the Niger Delta. The opinions expressed are his own.-

Why final salary schemes are bad for you

June 3, 2009

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Develop domestic oil reserves for energy independence

May 21, 2009

 Diana Furchtgott-Roth– Diana Furchtgott-Roth, former chief economist at the U.S. Department of Labor, is a senior fellow at the Hudson Institute. The views expressed are her own. —

NYMEX oil benchmark again in question

December 23, 2008

John Kemp Great Debate– John Kemp is a Reuters columnist.  The views expressed are his own –