Oklahoma Hopes for a Better Future After Bout of Poor Natural Gas Prices
- Big Jump In Oklahoma Energy Tax Collections. Watts, Jim // Bond Buyer;9/6/2013, p1
The article mentions that increase in energy production rates in Oklahoma has boosted the state taxation rates upto 836 million U.S. dollars. It states that according to Oklahoma State Treasurer Ken Miller, higher prices for natural gas has led to an increased revenue from oil and gas production...
- Industry in Oklahoma. // Monkeyshines on America;Feb2003 Oklahoma Issue, p29
Oklahoma is well-known for its mining industry. It is usually the fourth leading state in the production of petroleum and natural gas and the fifth in mineral production. Oil is usually found in the central and southwestern areas of the state and gas in the East and far West. Gypsum, helium,...
- Oklahoma. Dees, Cynthia // National Real Estate Investor;Dec93, Vol. 35 Issue 13, p68
Reports on the improving economic conditions of the state of Oklahoma. New construction commitments; Capitalization rates; Investor activity; Occupancy rates; Multifamily property sales; Overall rental rates; Industrial property rejuvenation; Investor activity in the hotel and motel business.
- When Gas Prices Fall, Fiscal Tensions Rise. Victory, Darren // Bond Buyer;2/11/2002, Vol. 339 Issue 31322, p30A
Focuses on the economic condition of Oklahoma in the fiscal year 2002. Reasons for decrease in the state revenue; Step taken by the governor Frank Keating to meet decrease in the state revenue; Total collections made by the state as of November 2001.
- Where the corn is as high as an elephant's eye. Schiff, Debra // Electronic Design;02/23/98, Vol. 46 Issue 4, p64G
Focuses on the economic conditions of Oklahoma. Details on the study which indicated that Oklahoma ranked ninth in the total nonagricultural job growth; Comparison of Oklahoma's average industrial electric bills to several major cities; Indepth look at several business enterprises with offices...
- Oklahoma Revenues Keep Falling, But Treasurer Sees a Silver Lining. Watts, Jim // Bond Buyer;11/12/2009, Vol. 370 Issue 33216, p3
The article reports on the claim of Oklahoma's Treasurer Scott Meacham regarding the possibility that the state will experience economic recovery despite its declining revenue.
- Bridge collapse will reroute Oklahoma business flow. Singletary, Mark // New Orleans CityBusiness (1994 to 2008);6/3/2002, Vol. 22 Issue 50, p3
Cites the economic and emotional effects with the collapse of a bridge caused by a barge in Oklahoma. Total number of people who died in the accident; Disruption of commerce along the state's highway; Possible impact of the traffic jam on crime rate.
- Formation of the Central Oklahoma Economic Development Association. Peterson, Jim // Economic Development Review;Fall92, Vol. 10 Issue 4, Fall 1992 p85
Reports on the formation of the Central Oklahoma Economic Development Association. Economic conditions in Oklahoma; Key factors in determining which counties should be included in the central region; Types of organizations to be included in the regional efforts.
- OKLAHOMA: Refunds Crimp Receipts. Watts, Jim // Bond Buyer;9/17/2013, Vol. 385 Issue 33980, p9
The article reports that Oklahoma's fund collections dropped by 17 percent due to income tax refunds and mentions finance secretary Clarence Doerflinger who reported that the receipts of 347.6 million dollars were reduced by 38.8 million dollars in August 2012.