Why Are Oil Prices Falling? 5:11pm Feb 13, 2018 Media Player Error Update your browser or Flash plugin Oil prices have dropped more than 10 percent since late January. Meanwhile, shale companies in the U.S. are producing crude at a record clip.Here & Now‘s Jeremy Hobson speaks with MSNBC’s Ali Velshi (@AliVelshi). Copyright 2018 NPR. To see more, visit http://www.npr.org/.