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Assessment of Coronavirus Effects on Oil Demand Implied by Price Elasticities

Assessment of Coronavirus Effects on Oil Demand Implied by Price Elasticities

Ronald Ripple, Dongmei Chen, Abdullah Aldayel, Hamid M. Al Sadoon

There appears to be a significant response in the crude oil markets to the coronavirus outbreak that originated in Wuhan, China, in December 2019 and has since spread globally. Many cities in Hubei, of which Wuhan is the capital, have been…

Ronald Ripple Ripple, Ronald
Dongmei Chen Chen, Dongmei
Abdullah Aldayel Aldayel, Abdullah
Hamid M. Al Sadoon Al Sadoon, Hamid M.
February 20, 2020
KAPSARC Oil Market Outlook – Update

KAPSARC Oil Market Outlook – Update

Hamid M. Al Sadoon, Colin Ward

China reported an outbreak of a SARS-like viral infection on December 31, 2019. The disease, officially named COVID-19, was first detected in Wuhan City, Hubei Province, China and continues to spread globally. Initial symptoms are similar to the common cold,…

Hamid M. Al Sadoon Al Sadoon, Hamid M.
Colin Ward Ward, Colin
February 18, 2020
Implications of IMO 2020: The Potential for High Sulfur Fuel Oil Penetration in Saudi Arabia
Future of Global Oil Markets

Implications of IMO 2020: The Potential for High Sulfur Fuel Oil Penetration in Saudi Arabia

Rami Shabaneh, Hamid M. Al Sadoon, Raed Mestneer

January 1, 2020 marks the enforcement of the International Maritime Organization’s (IMO) rule on limiting sulfur emissions from ships (IMO 2020). The rule mandates ships to reduce the sulfur content in their fuels to 0.5% from the current 3.5%. This…

Rami Shabaneh Shabaneh, Rami
Hamid M. Al Sadoon Al Sadoon, Hamid M.
Raed Mestneer Mestneer, Raed
December 12, 2019
A Short-Term Forecasting Model for Brent Oil Prices
Future of Global Oil Markets

A Short-Term Forecasting Model for Brent Oil Prices

Hamid M. Al Sadoon, Colin Ward, Jennifer Considine, Abdullah Aldayel

The KAPSARC Oil Market Outlook (KOMO) has been designed to provide readers with a timely source of data, forecasts and analysis of world oil markets, including an understanding of the key factors affecting world oil prices. This paper gives a…

Hamid M. Al Sadoon Al Sadoon, Hamid M.
Colin Ward Ward, Colin
Jennifer Considine Considine, Jennifer
Abdullah Aldayel Aldayel, Abdullah
October 20, 2019