Ronald Bailey Asks How Low Can Oil Prices Go?
The price of oil in global markets has plunged by nearly 40 percent over the past six months. As a result, the price of a gallon of regular gasoline in the U.S. has dropped from an average of $3.68 in June to $2.74 this week. In June, the U.S. Energy Information Administration had projected that a gallon of gas would average $3.48 per gallon this month. Reason Science Correspondent Ronald Bailey asks, "What happened, and where might oil prices go in the next two to five years?"