27.10.2008 - From how high, to how low?
From Chron: Weren't we just in an oil boom? Three months ago, crude had rocketed to a record $147 a barrel because investors were confident the world's thirst for oil would only continue to grow. Now, with the credit markets stuck in deep-freeze and economies around the globe tumbling into recession, world oil demand has flat-lined. The price of crude has dropped by more than half since the summer..... Full Article: Source