Carlotta Breman

Carlotta Breman is an MSc Student of Management of Technology at Delft University of Technology. She is half Dutch and half Italian; she obtained a BSc degree in Mathematical Engineering at Politecnico of Milan. In her Masters, she specialized in the field of Economics & Finance and investigated speculation in commodity markets for her MSc thesis.

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Oil Prices, Oil Profits, Speculation, and Inflation

Article | Jun 26, 2023

The role of speculation in the crude oil market in the increase in the WTI crude oil price.

Betting on Black Gold: Oil Speculation and U.S. Inflation (2020-2022)

Paper Working Paper | | Jun 2023

Were the sharp increases in prices during 2020-2022 due to fundamental shifts in supply and demand or are they attributable to excessive market speculation?