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The price debate: do free markets provide the right signals

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The 2008 oil price spike, which was accompanied by similar sharp price rises in coal, iron ore, food, and many other commodities, sparked a debate which still resonates five years later. Countless articles, commentaries, conferences, and much learned debate has occurred over whether the market was working well and providing the ‘right’ price signals or whether it was dysfunctional or, worse yet, wilfully distorted. All these analyses seem to have been asking whether (a) the price rise was dri...

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Jorge Montepeque More by this author
Publisher:
Oxford Institute for Energy Studies
Journal:
Oxford Energy Forum Journal website
Volume:
94
Pages:
25-30
Publication date:
2013-11-05
ISSN:
0959-7727
URN:
uuid:16585d2f-62dc-4ea5-b4ca-4e8f57f14117
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ora:11109
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English
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