Saudi Reshuffle Could Completely Shake Up Oil Markets

Authored by Nick Cunningham via OilPrice.com, The power restructuring in Saudi Arabia this week led to the elevation of 31-year-old Mohammed bin Salman to crown prince, essentially ensuring that he will become the youngest king of Saudi Arabia in the not-too-distant...

How America Could End Up In An Unexpected War With China

Authored by Doug Bandow via The National Interest, Three decades ago the People’s Republic of China was an economic backwater. Today the PRC sports the world’s second-largest economy. Shanghai most dramatically illustrates the country’s transformation. The city is...

How Geopolitical Risks Could Boost Gold

On April 4, 2017, hundreds of people flooded the local Syrian hospital – from the patients’ rooms to the operating rooms and the corridors. Some were dead on arrival, the result of asphyxiation. Others presented symptoms like pale skin, sweating, narrow or pin-eye...