Could plunging oil prices lead to financial turmoil?, Washington Examiner

“It is a very significant concern,” said Mayra Rodriguez Valladares, a financial regulatory consultant with a background in energy finance. “There are a number of people who have understated the effect of this,” she said, suggesting that falling oil prices and volatility overseas could generate a scenario like the one that led to the bailout of the Long-Term Capital Management hedge fund in 1998.