Analytics




Five myths about Iran

For the past four decades, the United States and Iran have demonized each other to no end. According to Tehran, America is “the Great Satan”…


What the Iran Protests Were Not

Recent protests in numerous Iranian cities and towns caught the world by surprise, and embarrassed Iran’s government and ruling political establishment. But the expectation that…



Iran and the oil price

What does the spread of street protests across Iran mean for the oil market? The immediate response, driven no doubt by the substantial amounts of speculative money…