Fellows & Scholars

Kenneth B. Medlock III

Kenneth B. Medlock III, Ph.D., is the James A. Baker, III, and Susan G. Baker Fellow in Energy and Resource Economics at Rice University’s Baker ...
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Jim Krane

Jim Krane, Ph.D., is the Wallace S. Wilson Fellow for Energy Studies at Rice University’s Baker Institute for Public Policy. His research addresses the ...
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CES in the News

Natural gas market efficiency renders many policies useless

Ken Medlock, the James A. Baker III and Susan Baker Fellow in Energy and Resource Economics, comments on the depth and efficiency of the United States natural-gas market.
Feb. 24, 2015, 8:30 a.m.

Surovell says decline in coal started under George W. Bush

Kenneth Medlock III, the James A. Baker III and Susan Baker Fellow in Energy and Resource Economics, comments on when the decline in coal production started.
Feb. 24, 2015, 7:45 a.m.

OPEC Calls the Tune and U.S. Shale Producers Follow — By Cutting Production

Some U.S. shale producers are cutting back on drilling and new production in response to plummeting oil prices, write Jim Krane and Mark Agerton in the Forbes blog.
Feb. 11, 2015, 10:45 a.m.

Oil Drilling Slows as Crude Price Drops

According to a study by the Baker Institute Center for Energy Studies, companies drilled 28 percent fewer oil wells in January across the U.S. than they did last June, in response to lower oil prices. Jim Krane, the Wallace S. Wilson Fellow for Energy Studies and lead author of the study, is quoted.
Feb. 11, 2015, 9:08 a.m.

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The Fifth Eubank Conference on Real World Markets: A Focus on Energy
March 26, 2015, 8:30 a.m.