Chambers College of Business and Economics
Bureau of Business & Economic Research
Economic impact, coal, coal-fired power generation, United States
While coal production in the United States has declined by nearly 50 percent since its peak in 2008, the sector remains an important part of the US economy in many ways. In this report, we consider the contribution of coal production and coal-fired power generation to the U.S.’ employment base, economic output, labor income, and tax revenue.
Digital Commons Citation
Christiadi; Bowen, Eric; and Deskins, John, "The Economic Impact of Coal Production and Coal-Fired Power Generation in the United States" (2022). Bureau of Business & Economic Research. 353.