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U.S. Energy Dominance: Markets Trump Policy In 2017

Anna Mikulska | Michael D. Maher

U.S. Energy Dominance: Markets Trump Policy In 2017.

Over the last year, President Donald Trump has emphasized his commitment to U.S. energy dominance. This rhetoric has underpinned a set of policies designed to deregulate and encourage oil and gas activity. But the 2017 growth in the U.S. oil and gas industry is instead tied to market forces and already existing liberal trade policies, write the authors in this Forbes blog post: http://bit.ly/2F3xvyE.