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Colorado's Piceance Basin: Variation in the local public finance effects of oil and gas development
A large increase in natural gas production occurred in western Colorado’s Piceance basin in the mid- to late-2000s, generating a surge in population, economic activity, and heavy truck traffic in this rural region. We describe ...
Local fiscal effects of oil and gas development in eight states
Oil and gas production in the United States has increased dramatically in the past 10 years. This growth has important implications for local governments, which often see new revenues from a variety of sources: property ...
Introduction and Summary
(Accelerating Energy Innovation: Insights from Multiple Sectors, 2011-05-30)
Local government revenue from oil and gas production
Oil and gas production generates substantial revenue for state and local governments. This report examines revenue from oil and gas production flowing to local governments through four mechanisms: (i) state taxes or fees ...
Shale Public Finance: Local government revenues and costs associated with oil and gas development
(Shale Public Finance: Local government revenues and costs associated with oil and gas development, 2014-05-29)
Oil and gas development associated with shale resources has increased substantially in the United States, with important implications for local governments. These governments tend to experience increased revenue from a variety ...
The Market-Based Lead Phasedown
(Moving to Markets in Environmental Regulation: Lessons from Twenty Years of Experience, 2006-10-01)
© 2007 by Oxford University Press. All rights reserved.This essay uses the case study of the phasedown of lead gasoline in the United States to argue that market-based instruments can be effective in meeting environmental ...
Dunn County and Watford City, North Dakota: A case study of the fiscal effects of Bakken shale development
The Bakken region of North Dakota and Montana has experienced perhaps the greatest effects of increased oil and gas development in the United States, with major implications for local governments. Though development of the ...
Carbon markets: effective policy?--Response.
Climate Technology Research, Development, and Demonstration: Funding Sources, Institutions, and Instruments
(Assessing U.S. Climate Policy Options: A Report Summarizing Work at RFF as Part of the Inter-Industry U.S. Climate Policy Forum, 2007)