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Bayou Business Download: The Recovery of the Oil Market and the Houston Job Surge

Published Dec 06, 2022 by A.J. Mistretta


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In this episode we discuss the oil market and what the resurgence of drilling activity means for the sector here in Houston. We also look at the latest metro Houston job figures from the Texas Workforce Commission and why they seem just too good to be true.  We're joined once again by Partnership Senior Vice President of Research Patrick Jankowski. 

Topics covered include: 

  • Changes in the rig count nationwide. 
  • The different dynamics affecting production and employment in the energy industry. 
  • How many jobs officials say Houston has created this year and why the numbers may be circumspect. 
  • What 2023 is likely to bring. 
     

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