2,000-foot oil and gas setbacks could cost Colorado up to $11 billion in GDP a year and 62,000 jobs

Common Sense Policy Roundtable, Denver South Economic Development Partnership, and Metro Denver Economic Development Corporation

January 26, 2016   DENVER— A 2,000-foot statewide setback for oil and gas wells could result in slower economic growth for Colorado’s economy and state revenue, according to a study commissioned by the Metro Denver Economic Development Corporation, the Denver South Economic Development Partnership and the Common Sense Policy Roundtable. The study, based on commodity […]

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 What would a 2,000-foot setback mean for Colorado’s economy?

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Updated Economic Assessment of Colorado Oil and Gas Setback Discussion Research conducted for the Metro Denver Economic Development Corporation, the Denver South Economic Development Partnership, and the Common Sense Policy Roundtable by the: BUSINESS RESEARCH DIVISION Leeds School of Business University of Colorado Boulder 420 UCB Boulder, CO 80309-0420 Telephone: 303-492-3307 leeds.colorado.edu/brd RESEARCH TEAM Brian […]

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