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Oil remains the fuel of choice for global transportation, and its price continues to be an indicator of global economic activity. Work by RFF experts offers insight into the effects of oil and gas development and regulations, including the US crude export ban and fossil fuel subsidies and the responsiveness of oil development activity to price.

The Unconventional Oil Supply Boom

Read about the price responsiveness of US oil supply across stages of production.

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Shale Research Clearinghouse

Explore research on the economic, health, and environmental impacts of oil and gas development.

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