News in Review Energy Shock: The Rising Price of Oil

News in Review Energy Shock: The Rising Price of Oil

In October, the price of oil soared to over US$55 a barrel and set off alarm bells around the world. Oil prices haven’t been that high since the early 80s, and some economists warned they could trigger a global recession. On News in Review we’ll look at what’s pumping up the price of oil, and what it could mean for Canadians. We’ll also examine a debate that’s raging in the energy industry: has world oil production peaked? Is the age of cheap, abundant oil coming to an end?

  • 2004
  • 00:13:54
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 11/15/2004
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Edition
November 2004
Subjects
Economic forecasting [LCSH] Energy policy [LCSH] Petroleum industry and trade [LCSH] Economics [LCSH] Mineral industries [LCSH]
Team
Carla Robinson (Host), Havard Gould (Journalist)
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