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2011-03-08 00:00:15

MRU Assoc. Prof. Nerijus Udrėnas: Rising Crude Prices-Threat to World Economy

ziniuradijas March 8th, MRU Assoc. Prof. Nerijus Udrėnas, an advisor to Lithuania's President Dalia Grybauskaitė, appeared on the "Žinių Radijas" programme "Pozicija" and discussed current world and local events. Udrėnas said that since the unrest began in Libya Feb. 17th, the price of Brent crude has risen about 13% from $103./barrel to $116/barrel. He also said that rising crude prices are a threat to the world economy. Udrėnas is an Assoc. Prof. in MRU's Dept. of Political Sciences.