Workshop with Professor Ed Hirs entitled “Oil and Gas Prices: Analysis of Current Situations and Trends”

Workshop with Professor Ed Hirs entitled “Oil and Gas Prices: Analysis of Current Situations and Trends”

On December 2, 2014, CCEE held a workshop with Professor Ed Hirs entitled “Oil and Gas Prices: Analysis of Current Situations and Trends.” Professor Hirs is an experienced professional in finance and energy economics, teaching at University of Houston, and heading an annual Yale Energy Conference. During the workshop, he talked about structure, price behavior and future trends in the world crude oil and gas markets. Professor Hirs also touched upon economic substitute like synfuels, nuclear and renewable energy. The workshop was followed by a lively discussion and Q&A session.