40 000 Billion Dollars for crude oil ...

This staggering figure is the cumulative revenue of crude oil between 1920 and 2006 ... and in constant dollars 2004 of course. The 5500 Billion Dollars of the cost of warming the Stern report or the "sustainable" oil tanker investments seem ridiculous in comparison ... Read the abstract.Read the full article: sources and method.

Money crude oil

What is the real price or cost of oil? What was the evolution of prices during the lastEnies? How much does oil bring back to those who sell it? Has energy ever been more expensive? How much does energy cost relative to purchasing power cost?

In this article and the following, we will attempt to answer these questions.

Preliminary remarks.

1) We mean by "true" [...]