What’s up with oil? Impact on consumers, policy focus of upcoming Baker Institute event

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HOUSTON – (June 17, 2022) – Oil industry experts will discuss market response to Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, investor reluctance to fund shale operations and OPEC’s production decisions during a June 22 event at Rice University’s Baker Institute for Public Policy. 

What: Baker Institute event, “Quarterly Oil Market Update.

When: Wednesday, June 22, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m.

Who: Clay Seigle, energy strategist and vice president, United States Association for Energy Economics; Benjamin Shattuck, research director, Wood Mackenzie; and Herman Wang, managing editor, S&P Global Commodity Insights. Mark Finley, fellow in energy and global oil at the Baker Institute, will moderate.

Where: The event is free, but registration is required. Register here to attend in person, or register here for the Zoom presentation.

Click here to watch the Baker Institute Center for Energy Studies’ May 26 webinar on the factors driving prices at the pump. Click here to view publications on the energy industry by the center in recent years for context on how past developments are influencing Russia’s actions today.