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Evaluating the Learning-by-Doing Theory of Long-Run Oil, Gas, and Coal Economics

Energy production techniques have undergone extensive technological change. To understand future dynamics, long-term studies adapt a learning-by-doing model from manufacturing to understand productivity gains. We examine the suitability of this approach.

Working Paper by Justin Ritchie and Hadi Dowlatabadi — May 23, 2017

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