« Batmen not as interesting as it seems | Main | Super-informative ping-pong graphic »

Comments

Ken

Unfortunately most of this type of forecasting seems to be a combination of extrapolation and guesswork. It is not unsurprising, considering the financial and political factors that affect oil prices and similar. One possibility for oil prices is that Saudi Arabia will cut production to raise prices. When they do that will depend on a lot of factors. One major one will be that it will generate higher incomes for countries that they aren't on friendly terms with. So who knows when or by how much.

The comments to this entry are closed.

Kaiser Fung. Business analytics and data visualization expert. Author and Speaker.
Visit my website. Follow my Twitter. See my articles at Daily Beast, 538, HBR.

See my Youtube and Flickr.

Book Blog



Link to junkcharts

Graphics design by Amanda Lee

The Read



Keep in Touch

follow me on Twitter

Residues