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Current Event December 17, 2014

World Impact of Falling Oil Prices


While Americans are enjoying low gas prices, oil producing nations are feeling the squeeze as the value of their biggest commodity continues to decline. Why is the price of oil dropping and who is it impacting? Listen to learn more about the international consequences of low oil prices and the interconnectedness of the international economy.

Geography Economics Civics/Government

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AIR DATE: 12/05/2014


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