With ongoing tensions in the Middle East, oil prices have soared to heights not seen since before the economic crisis. What is the impact of the surge in oil prices on Latin American countries? Which countries and industries stand to benefit? Which stand to lose? How does the situation compare to the last time prices reached $100 per barrel in 2008? Experts discuss what they think about this topic.
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Inter-American Dialogue's Latin American Energy Advisor. "How Does the Current Surge in Oil prices Compare to 2008?." (2011). https://digitalrepository.unm.edu/la_energy_dialog/24