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Oil dropped, what about rent?

Jesse Godfrey is one of many Odessans who saw the drop-off in oil and gas activity and wonders when the downturn will begin to show up in his living expenses. Godfrey pays $1,200 a month for his apartment, where similar units have risen to a rate of $1,500. The oil patch equipment inspector has lived in Odessa long enough to ...

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Perryman sees slump, not bust

The downturn deepening as oil and gas activity slows could last a year and a half or longer, but a leading economist argued Wednesday that the sort of bust that hit the Permian Basin in the past is not in the offing. Ray Perryman, the Odessa economist who runs the Perryman Group, made his name predicting the 1980s bust that ...

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Study examines economic impact of oil and gas activity

Mella McEwen | Midland Reporter-Telegram (Midland, Texas) Wanting to determine just how much of an impact the revival of the nation’s oil and gas industry was having, The Perryman Group undertook a study as a public service. What the firm, lefound, was that the revival is having significant, widespread effects nationwide. According to a new study just issued by the firm, ...

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