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Oil prices and Indian fiscal federalism

International oil prices stayed well below $ 50 a barrel in the 1980s and 1990s. The figure shows this for Brent. But they have become excessively volatile since the mid-2000s – Brent has ranged from $ 132 in mid-2008 to $ 30 in January 2016, with large swings between the …

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What if steel prices don’t return to “normal”?

Metal manufacturers looking for new steel production capacity to commission and offer some price relief may end up waiting longer than expected. Getty Images If you’ve been following the inevitable drop in steel prices closely, you’ve probably heard this phrase quite often in recent weeks: “Look at what happened in …

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KSE-100 ahead of earnings season

KARACHI: After a day of respite, the stock market resumed its downward course on Friday – the last day of trading week – dropping below 48,000 points due to general pessimism following the upcoming earnings season. companies. Investor expectations for quarterly financial results and the surge in coronavirus cases have …

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