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If there’s one thing President Obama is really, really good at, it’s being dead wrong about energy.  The man who...
June 23, 2014
America’s recent oil and natural gas boom is typically characterized as either a major boost to economic growth or an...
October 31, 2013
A number of reports recently have indicated that the oil and gas industry is responsible for a major increase in...
September 6, 2013
North Carolina does not produce oil and natural gas, even though there are potential offshore natural gas plays and the...
August 1, 2013
A recent commentary on the Washington Post’s “Wonkblog” illustrates the ability of professional economics to collide with common sense. The...
May 14, 2013
China leads the world in shale gas resources according to the Energy Information Administration, but the United States leads the...
December 6, 2012
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