I am starting to look at a predictive model for decline and recovery in North Dakota due to energy prices and COVID-19. This is some of my early thinking.
Chris Berg had me on his show for an interview.
There are many moving pieces in the economy, but oil in North Dakota represents a clear economic and budget issue for the state right now. I provide a first pass here.
A look at the concentrations of old and young by county in North Dakota to understand the rationale for a school closure.
Clearly oil prices and the budget in North Dakota will be a topic going forward. Here is a start for the discussion.