Past research by RegionTrack economists.

Growing Oil and Gas Supply Contains Energy Costs for Oklahoma Consumers

Prior to the recent surge in oil and gas production, U.S. energy consumers were facing all-time high prices for petroleum-based products and natural gas. EIA forecasts continued to suggest that energy prices would likely climb even higher going forward. Instead, high prices provided a strong incentive to the domestic energy industry to find new oil [...]

By | 2016-10-14T11:42:47+00:00 October 14th, 2016|In the News, Pic of the Week, Research, Uncategorized|0 Comments

U.S. Marginal Oil and Gas Wells Still Matter

The Interstate Oil and Gas Compact Commission (IOGCC) just released its 2015 Marginal Wells report detailing production from marginal oil and gas wells across the producing states. RegionTrack was once again pleased to assist them with compiling the report! The IOGCC defines a marginal (stripper) well as a well that produces 10 barrels of oil or 60 Mcf of [...]

By | 2016-10-13T15:27:22+00:00 October 13th, 2016|In the News, Research, Uncategorized|0 Comments

2016 Oklahoma Regional Economic Yearbook is Available!

The 2016 Oklahoma Regional Economic Yearbook is here! The Yearbook is the most comprehensive and trusted source for historical and forecast information on the Oklahoma economy! More than 400 pages of historical and forecast data tables at your fingertips!  […]

By | 2016-02-17T12:20:15+00:00 February 17th, 2016|Forecasting, Research, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Which States Use the Most Paid Child Care?

There is surprisingly little data on the topic. We provided an answer to this question in completing a recent project on child care at the state level for the Committee for Economic Development ( What did we find? At the state level, enrollment in paid care varies from a low of 15.9 percent in both Utah and [...]

By | 2016-02-09T12:53:05+00:00 February 9th, 2016|Graphic, Maps, Pic of the Week, Research, Uncategorized|0 Comments