The Multi-State Shale Research Collaborative brings together independent, nonpartisan research and policy organizations in New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Virginia, and West Virginia to monitor employment trends, tax policy, economic development, and the community impacts of energy extraction in the Marcellus and Utica Shale.

Resources from 2015 Shale Forums

Shale Boomtowns: The Economic and Social Impacts of Gas Drilling"

Doing the Heavy Lifting on Shale: Shale Symposium

Delve Deeper: Learn more about the Multi-State Shale Collaborative's Research

Pennsylvania Budget and Policy Center
Keystone Research Center
Fiscal Policy Institute
Policy Matters Ohio
The Commonwealth Institute
West Virginia Center on Budget and Policy