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Austrian rescue personnel checks the body temperature of persons during an informal meeting of oil ministers of the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries, OPEC, at the OPEC headquarters in Vienna, Austria, Wednesday, March 4, 2020. (AP Photo/Roland Zak)

Antoine Halff analyzes OPEC's response to the coronavirus and the corresponding fall in oil prices.

Damaged crude-oil facilities in Abqaiq, Saudi Arabia, shortly after a September attack by Iran. (Faisal Al Nasser | Bloomberg News)

In an op-ed in the Washington PostJason Bordoff argues that despite recent efforts to deescalate tensions between the U.S. and Iran, risks to global oil supplies remain. 

In a new commentary for Barron's, Richard Nephew examines the impact of new sanctions on Iran. 


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The global oil market is in free fall, following the collapse of a meeting last week of OPEC and non-OPEC producers. Saudi Arabia decided to surge its output, sending oil prices tumbling. This historic oil price crash is weighing on stock markets...

Dr. Irwin Redlener
Director of the National Center for Disaster Preparedness at the Earth Institute

Host Jason Bordoff is joined by Dr. Irwin Redlener to discuss the risks, impacts and global response to the COVID-19 disease. 

Dr. Erica Downs
Center on Global Energy Policy

Host Bill Loveless is joined by Dr. Erica Downs. They discuss what's next for U.S. & China energy trade, now that both sides have signed a preliminary agreement aimed at easing the trade war.