James Doran

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Normally stock markets tell us a lot about the economy. In 2020 that's no longer the case.

How the oil price fell?

After the deepest fall in demand in 25 years, US oil prices turned negative for the first time in history on Monday. UNSW Business School’s Associate Professor James Doran explains.

Volatility in stock markets has increased dramatically thanks to the fear being whipped up around COVID-19.

Volatility in stock markets has increased dramatically thanks to the fear around COVID-19. Investors should therefore consider these three questions to get a better grip of the situation, says a UNSW expert.

The oil price war continues

COVID-19 has a hand in falling oil prices, but there are other factors driving the cost of petrol down, says UNSW Business School’s Associate Professor James Doran.