Will Copper History Repeat Itself in 2016? (Photo by Sascha Schuermann/Getty Images)

Will Copper History Repeat Itself in 2016?

Today’s wild gyrations in copper pricing are nothing new to the metals market. The industry survived an even wilder ride in the 1980s.

John Gross

Over 30 years ago, Business Week published a disturbing article, entitled, “The Death of Mining (in America).” The narrative spelled out a long list of challenges facing the industry, including excess capac

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