Articles by Alicia Perez

Alicia Perez is a Jeannette K. Watson fellow interning for ten weeks as a general assignment reporter at IBTimes. She is entering her junior year with honors at Marymount Manhattan College, studying International Studies and Economics with a minor in Journalism -- because sleep is overrated anyway. Previously as a J.K. Watson fellow, Alicia interned in the Operations Department at and the Gotham Gazette covering New York City politics. 


Oil Rig

China Tariffs Hurt US Crude Oil Price

In retaliation to the $50 billion worth of tariffs announced by the United States, China said it would impose 25 percent import duty on U.S. petroleum goods, sending the WTI crude price crashing.