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Cornelia Meyer

Cornelia Meyer is a business consultant, macro-economist and energy expert.

Twitter: @MeyerResources

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Libya and Iraq: Geopolitical tensions only resulting in temporary oil price hikes

Last week’s performance of oil was lackluster and directionless despite the US-China trade agreement.

January 20, 2020

What the world’s movers and shakers will talk about this week

World leaders will begin arriving on Monday for the 50th annual meeting of the World Economic Forum (WEF) in the Swiss alpine town of Davos. Fifty years is a huge benchmark for the organization founded by Klaus Schwab with the aim of “improving the state of the world.”

January 18, 2020

How key player Russia came from nowhere

President Vladimir Putin’s visit to Turkey last week went largely unnoticed amid the growing tensions between the US and Iran, but it underlined Russia’s growing influence in the Middle East.

January 12, 2020

Why ‘green’ is the new mainstream

Climate events with catastrophic consequences are on the rise; wildfires causing loss of life and property in California and Australia, hurricanes in the Atlantic, super typhoons in the Pacific, drought in vast stretches of Africa.

January 05, 2020