Mendoza School of Business

Low Crude Prices Hammer Big Oil Companies

Published: July 29, 2016 / Author: Bradley Olson and Selina Williams


“The road ahead is going to be a tough one for the majors,” said Gianna Bern, an associate professor of finance at the University of Notre Dame who has advised big oil companies. “The mantra has been to cut spending, reduce head count and wait for higher prices, but it doesn’t look like those are coming any time soon.”