Power Play : Energy and Manufacturing in North America [excerpt]

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Series: Books
Author(s): Roberto Cardarelli, and Lusine Lusinyan
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Published Date: November 2015
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781498364799.071
ISBN: 9781498364799
The recent boom in unconventional energy production is transforming the energy landscape in North America, with important implications for global energy markets and the broader competitiveness outlook. This book, within a unifying policy perspective, examines the impact the upsurge in energy production has had on the manufacturing sectors of the United States, Canada, and Mexico, and of the region as a whole, which produces nearly a quarter of the world's energy.

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