Middle East Economic Survey

VOL. XLIX

No 37

11-Sept-2006

REGIONAL/OMAN/OIL PRICES

Middle East Crude Pricing And The Oman Crude Oil Futures Contract: A Critical Assessment

By Bassam Fattouh

The following is an abridged version of an Energy Comment published by the Oxford Institute for Energy Studies (OIES) in August 2006. Dr Fattouh is a Reader in Finance and Management in the Department of Financial and Management Studies, SOAS, University of London and Senior Research Fellow at OIES. The contents...