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U.S. oil productivity is up, but will the numbers last?

Mark Finley

U.S. oil productivity is up, but will the numbers last?.

U.S. shale oil production is up since the COVID-driven collapse, according to official data, but the actual picture seems less clear when accounting for the productivity boost from drawing on DUCs, writes fellow Mark Finley. What does this mean going forward? Read more on the Baker Institute Blog

This post originally appeared in the Forbes blog on October 25, 2021.