How OPEC impoverishes developing nations

Daniel Drezner traces the impact of the oil cartel's price rises on the developingworld. It makes you wonder why the developing nations uniformly support the petro—dollar—fuelled Arab world in diplomatic forums. Do the leaders of these nations hate the West more than they love their own nations or care about their own people or the future lives of their children? Are they bribed?

Ed Lasky   6 4 06

Daniel Drezner traces the impact of the oil cartel's price rises on the developingworld. It makes you wonder why the developing nations uniformly support the petro—dollar—fuelled Arab world in diplomatic forums. Do the leaders of these nations hate the West more than they love their own nations or care about their own people or the future lives of their children? Are they bribed?

Ed Lasky   6 4 06