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Better Understanding Human Capital In West Virginia, Christiadi, John Deskins Jul 2019

Better Understanding Human Capital In West Virginia, Christiadi, John Deskins

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No abstract provided.


Natural Gas Investment In West Virginia, 2010-2016, Eric Bowen Jul 2019

Natural Gas Investment In West Virginia, 2010-2016, Eric Bowen

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West Virginia’s natural gas boom began in 2010 as hydraulic fracturing and horizontal drilling techniques began to be applied to the state’s shale formations. Since then, West Virginia has become the nation’s ninth-largest natural gas producer in 2017, with gross withdrawals of more than 1.6 trillion cubic feet. Since the gas boom started, the natural gas industry has made considerable investments in the state to pay for well drilling, mineral royalties, and pipeline infrastructure, among other investment costs. In this report, we estimate these investments in two key areas: upstream costs and midstream infrastructure.


Economic Impact Of Expanding The Morgantown Industrial Park, Eric Bowen Jan 2019

Economic Impact Of Expanding The Morgantown Industrial Park, Eric Bowen

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No abstract provided.


West Virginia Economic Outlook 2019-2023, Brian Lego, John Deskins, Eric Bowen, Christiadi, Michelle Atkinson Oct 2018

West Virginia Economic Outlook 2019-2023, Brian Lego, John Deskins, Eric Bowen, Christiadi, Michelle Atkinson

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West Virginia’s economy enjoyed its strongest year of growth in nearly a decade during 2017, emerging from several years of severe economic weakness. Most of the bounce back in the state’s economy is connected to the energy sector, not only from the increased production of coal and natural gas but also as a result of a massive build-out of new natural gas pipeline infrastructure throughout the state. Growth has broadened to include more of the state’s regions over the past year or so, but the overall magnitude of gains in jobs and output have remained concentrated in ...


The Economic Impact Of The 2018 Spartan Race On The West Virginia Economy, Christiadi, John Deskins Oct 2018

The Economic Impact Of The 2018 Spartan Race On The West Virginia Economy, Christiadi, John Deskins

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No abstract provided.


Unconventional Natural Gas Industry Value Chain And Representative Companies, Ednilson Bernardes Jul 2018

Unconventional Natural Gas Industry Value Chain And Representative Companies, Ednilson Bernardes

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This report defines a framework for the unconventional natural gas value chain and identifies representative companies in each stage, as per definition of the value chain adopted for the study. The main focus of the report is on major companies in the up and midstream stages of the value chain. However, the report presents major companies in stages further downstream covered by the study. The reason for the focus on up and midstream stages is two‐fold. First, given the current level of development of the unconventional natural gas value chain in the state, those are the stages where most ...


The Economic Impact Of Apple Growing And Processing On The West Virginia Economy, Christiadi, John Deskins Jul 2018

The Economic Impact Of Apple Growing And Processing On The West Virginia Economy, Christiadi, John Deskins

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No abstract provided.


Coal Production In West Virginia, Brian Lego, John Deskins Jul 2018

Coal Production In West Virginia, Brian Lego, John Deskins

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No abstract provided.


The Economic Impact Of Coal In West Virginia, Christiadi, John Deskins Jul 2018

The Economic Impact Of Coal In West Virginia, Christiadi, John Deskins

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No abstract provided.


The Economic Impact Of The Fort Martin Power Station On Monongalia County And West Virginia, Eric Bowen, Christiadi Apr 2018

The Economic Impact Of The Fort Martin Power Station On Monongalia County And West Virginia, Eric Bowen, Christiadi

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No abstract provided.


The Economic Impact Of The Harrison Power Station On Harrison County And West Virginia, Eric Bowen, Christiadi Apr 2018

The Economic Impact Of The Harrison Power Station On Harrison County And West Virginia, Eric Bowen, Christiadi

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No abstract provided.


The Economic Impact Of Medicaid On West Virginia's Economy, Christiadi, John Deskins Jan 2018

The Economic Impact Of Medicaid On West Virginia's Economy, Christiadi, John Deskins

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No abstract provided.


The Economic Impact Of Natural Gas Capital Expenditures In West Virginia, Eric Bowen Jan 2018

The Economic Impact Of Natural Gas Capital Expenditures In West Virginia, Eric Bowen

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No abstract provided.


Fossil Fuel Opportunities For West Virginia: 2017 Update, Eric Bowen, Christiadi Oct 2017

Fossil Fuel Opportunities For West Virginia: 2017 Update, Eric Bowen, Christiadi

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No abstract provided.


The Economic Impact Of Proposed New Facilities At Stonewall Resort, Eric Bowen, Christiadi, John Deskins Jul 2017

The Economic Impact Of Proposed New Facilities At Stonewall Resort, Eric Bowen, Christiadi, John Deskins

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No abstract provided.