Middle East Economic Survey

VOL. L

No 38

17-September-2007

OIL PRICES

WTI-Brent Decoupling: A Different Perspective

By Mohammad Sadegh Memarian

The author is Head of the Petroleum Market Analysis Department, OPEC Affairs & International Relations, Iranian Ministry of Petroleum. This analysis is based upon the personal opinion of the author and does not represent the official view of the Ministry. The author is contactable at msmemarian@yahoo.com.

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