Energy and the Economy
The Kansas City Fed actively focuses on energy-related economic research. Our work provides insights on the energy industry within our seven-state region of the Tenth Federal Reserve District, nationally and globally.
The Russia-Ukraine war and subsequent oil sanctions from European countries have substantially disrupted the supply of Russian...
- "Death of Coal and Breath of Life: The Effect of Power Plant Closure on Local Air"
By Jason P. Brown and Colton Tousey
Research Working Paper, Oct. 15, 2020
- "Predicting the Oil Market"
By Charles W. Calomiris, Nida Cakir Melek, and Harry Mamaysky
Research Working Paper, Dec. 23, 2020
- "External LinkDrilling Productivity in the United States: What Lies Beneath"
By Jason P. Brown and David Rodziewicz
Economic Bulletin, May 22, 2019
- "Does Resource Ownership Matter? Oil and Gas Royalties and the Income Effect of Extraction"
By Jason Brown, Timothy Fitzgerald, and Jeremy G. Weber
Research Working Paper, Jan. 23, 2019
- "Oil and Gas Productivity Doubled in the Past Five Years--What Happens Next?"
By Chad Wilkerson
Oklahoma Economist, June 18, 2018
- "Energy Investment Variability within the Macroeconomy"
By David Rodziewicz
Economic Review, Aug. 22, 2018
- "What Could Resurging U.S. Energy Production Mean for the U.S. Trade Deficit?"
By Nida Cakir Melek and Jun Nie
Economic Bulletin, March 7, 2018
- "Do Adverse Oil Price Shocks Change Loan Contract Terms for Energy Firms?"
By Rajdeep Sengupta, W. Blake Marsh and David Rodziewicz
Economic Review, Nov. 30, 2017
- "Resource Booms and the Macroeconomy: The Case of U.S. Shale Oil"
By Nida Cakir Melek, Michael Plante and Mine K. Yucel
Research Working Paper, Sept. 22, 2017
- "Lifting the U.S. Crude Oil Export Ban: Prospects for Increasing Oil Market Efficiency"
By Nida Cakir Melek and Elena Ojeda
Economic Review, June 28, 2017
- "Response of Consumer Debt to Income Shocks: The Case of Energy Booms and Busts"
By Jason Brown
Research Working Paper, May 19, 2017
- "How is Oklahoma’s Economy Performing Relative to other Oil and Gas States?"
By Chad Wilkerson
Oklahoma Economist, June 9, 2016