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U.S. LNG Exports: Truth and Consequence
A decade ago, market players were making large capital investments to facilitate the import to the United States of liquefied natural gas (LNG) from distant locations, such as the Middle East, Africa, and Russia. This was ...
Land of Opportunity? Policy, Constraints, and Energy Security in North America
This paper explores some of the issues that confront the full realization of the benefits of energy resource development in the United States, Canada, and Mexico, collectively. We discuss the potential to improve North ...
Employment Impacts of Upstream Oil and Gas Investment in the United States
Technological progress in the exploration and production of oil and gas during the 2000s has led to a boom in upstream investment and has increased the domestic supply of fossil fuels. It is unknown, however, how many jobs ...
Speculation, Fundamentals, and the Price of Crude Oil
The causes and consequences of rising oil price over the past decade has been the subject of much debate. The role of speculation in financial markets has come increasingly under the microscope with many economists arguing ...