... "transitional periods", which outline when the oil market transcended through its various stages. A less inclusive, yet still noteworthy analysis is by Prof. Yakov M. Mirkin; he only highlights three stages, but he outlines two factors behind shifts in oil prices. He sees the key reason being “fundamental factors”, but occasionally short-term “financial factors” also edge the market. For instance, just a couple of days ago we witnessed a financial factor in action, as China published its results for production output, for the past year. The results were better than anticipated (BBC, 2013),...
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In your opinion, what are the US long-term goals for Russia?
U.S. wants to establish partnership relations with Russia on condition that it meets the U.S. requirements 33 (31%) U.S. wants to deter Russia’s military and political activity 30 (28%) U.S. wants to dissolve Russia 24 (22%) U.S. wants to establish alliance relations with Russia under the US conditions to rival China 21 (19%)