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Reuters: BP disaster will slow Gulf states’ recovery

Reuters: BP disaster will slow Gulf states’ recovery

From Reuters, July 16, 2010 In Louisiana, the Gulf state most reliant on energy businesses, the economic costs of the federal moratorium on deepwater oil drilling, in place through November […]

July 16, 2010 ×
Forbes: Bad Policy Fallout From BP Spill

Forbes: Bad Policy Fallout From BP Spill

From Forbes.com, June 25, 2010: In a commentary written for Forbes.com, Eric Smith, associate director of the Tulane Energy Institute, says the Obama administration’s current Gulf policy will lead to […]

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WSJ: Louisiana Rebound Gives Way to Dark Prospects

WSJ: Louisiana Rebound Gives Way to Dark Prospects

From the Wall Street Journal Online, June 23, 2010: Economists and real estate brokers here say it is too early to gauge the long-term damage, but the early signs are […]

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NPR: Examining the effects of drilling moratorium

NPR: Examining the effects of drilling moratorium

From NPR’s All Things Considered, June 21, 2010: NPR’s Michele Norris spoke with Eric Smith, associate director of the Tulane Energy Institute, about the drilling moratorium’s potential impact on the […]

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NPR: Oil, Fishing Industries Entwined In Miss. River Delta

NPR: Oil, Fishing Industries Entwined In Miss. River Delta

From NPR’s Morning Edition, June 3, 2010: President Obama has clamped a six-month moratorium on new deep-water drilling. He says a pause is necessary to guard against another crushing environmental […]

June 3, 2010 ×
Forbes.com: The U.S. Should Value Oil Companies

Forbes.com: The U.S. Should Value Oil Companies

From Forbes.com, June 1, 2010: In a commentary written for Forbes. com, Eric Smith, associate director of the Tulane Energy Institute, says oil companies need the U.S. less than the […]

June 2, 2010 ×
Times-Picayune: BP faces the task of repairing its public image

Times-Picayune: BP faces the task of repairing its public image

From The Times-Picayune, May 30, 2010: [Tulane marketing professor Mita Sujan] says BP may not be quite as motivated to follow Tylenol’s example. “In cases like Tylenol and Toyota, people […]

June 1, 2010 ×
NBC Nightly News: Energy Expert: ‘Industy had good safety record’

NBC Nightly News: Energy Expert: ‘Industy had good safety record’

From NBC Nightly News with Brian Williams, May 26, 2010: Professor Eric Smith of Tulane University’s Energy Institute offers perspective on the oil spill crisis and the attempts to contain […]

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Financial Times: Programme with a ‘buy’ rating

Financial Times: Programme with a ‘buy’ rating

From Financial Times, May 24, 2010: In Latin America, financial research on public companies can be difficult to find. Not only are many of the financial markets underdeveloped and thinly […]

May 24, 2010 ×