Where can I find a simple like-for-like publicly available price comparison between palm, sunflower, corn and olive oils as raw materials? [more inside]
So I'm looking for some hard data on the Alberta Oil Sands: Employment rate, type of employment, demographics, who owns what, etc. I'm finding plenty of opinion pieces, and plenty of environmental assessments, but not much hard data on the economics of it. Does anyone know where to look for this kind of information?
Approximately how much of the productivity gains of the past 125 years has been a result of using fossil fuels? [more inside]
How do gas companies get away with raising prices so much when they are reporting such high profits? [more inside]
Help me learn more about recent/current Latin American geopolitical turmoil. [more inside]
How many gallons of oil are in a barrel? Really, what I want to know: How many gallons of gasoline can be distilled from that barrel of oil? [more inside]