Price of crude fluctuates as the dollar weakens and a report shows China’s demand for energy recovering.
Keys: Economics, stock markets, GDP
Questions for discussion:
- Why does the price of oil affect the economy as much as it does?
- If oil prices are rising, why can that be interpreted as Ã¢â‚¬Å“a good thingÃ¢â‚¬Â?
- How can oil prices influence some car buyers?