Full Title: Liquefied Natural Gas Exports: An Opportunity for America
Author(s): Gary Clyde Hufbauer, Allie E. Bagnall, and Julia Muir
Publisher(s): Peterson Institute for International Economics
Publication Date: 2/2013


Description (excerpt):

Unconventional extraction techniques have changed the face of world energy production, consumption, and trade in unexpected ways. Shale oil and gas can now be accessed both for domestic use and traded. This Policy Brief focuses on natural gas extracted from shale and traded internationally, mainly as liquefied natural gas (LNG).