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Gas Prices Rising

Are High Gas Prices a Boon to Auto Insurers?

Michael R. Powers | Posted 07.14.2012 | Money
Michael R. Powers

In principle, one would expect personal lines automobile insurance companies to realize a modest windfall from recent increases in gasoline prices. However, I think it's fair to say that "not all's the same 'twixt the pump and the claim" -- not even the same as it used to be.

The Politics of Petroleum Prices and Our Energy Future

Steven Cohen | Posted 05.05.2012 | Politics
Steven Cohen

While energy policy does not require deep, philosophical analysis, it does require us to do more than pander about price and pretend that more drilling will really make a difference.

Why Are Gas Prices Rising While Oil Keeps Falling?

CNBC | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Crude oil prices have fallen below $34 a barrel, hitting the lowest price of the year. Yet gasoline prices at the pump have risen nearly 10 percent in...