A wide range of impacts from the record-breaking oil spill that followed the explosion, in april 2010, of a british petroleum (bp) oil rig louisiana and florida residents received the largest share of bp-related claims, reflecting the substantial economic burden these states faced in connection to this disaster1 it will be years. By now you've probably seen the ads: come to florida/another gulf coast state, our beaches are still beautiful (despite the worst oil spill in us history) it's a sign that the states are losing visitors, and tourism dollars a new (pdf) analysis by oxford economics projects the bp oil spill will impact gulf coast. On april 20, 2010, a bp drill site explosion created, the largest oil spill in us history the impact affected human life, wildlife and the economy. Center for business and economic research culverhouse college of commerce and business administration the university of alabama september 2010 summary this report presents preliminary macroeconomic impact estimates of the bp deepwater horizon oil spill on alabama for 2010 the purpose is to provide. Ocs study boem 2016-020 an analysis of the impacts of the deepwater horizon oil spill on the gulf of mexico seafood industry us department of the interior bureau of ocean energy management gulf of mexico ocs region.
According to a new study out of the university of calgary the province spent about $14 b treating albertans with high blood pressure in 2010. In economic impact analysis – to provide an insight into all these activities and to assess their economic and social impact in the uk their findings paint an important picture of our role in the nation's economic health specifically, they measure the impact through the level of jobs created and sustained, the taxes generated. While images of oil-soaked wildlife give a glimpse into the potential environmental impact of the worst oil spill in us history, the economic damage could be just as devastating the obama administration is pledging to protect the coastal communities and hit up bp for all recovery costs -- it sent bp a.
1 the potential environmental, social and economic impacts of bp's planned exploratory oil drilling project, and any future oil or gas production in the great australian bight submission to the senate standing committee on environment and communications, inquiry into oil or gas production in the great. Page 2 |summary of information concerning the ecological and economic impacts of the bp deepwater horizon oil spill disaster new england coral canyons and seamounts area the fallout of this catastrophe included the tragic loss of the workers' lives, harm to the health of many gulf coast residents, and an ecological. The 2010 gulf of mexico oil spill took an economic toll that reached out into the fabric of the entire gulf coast economy, an impact only modestly countered by bp's spending and investment in the region, an economic expert testified on thursday. Information for the economic impact of the spill and some projections of economic damage based on prior large spills for example, claims and payments against the gulf coast claims facility represent some portion of the lost income of those who made a living off the gulf as fishermen or from tourism that was decimated.
Two years ago an explosion aboard the deepwater horizon rig in the gulf of mexico took the lives of 11 men and spewed nearly 5 million barrels of oil into the gulf it took 9,700 vessels, 127 aircraft, 47,829 people, nearly 2 million gallons of toxic dispersants, and 89 days to stop the gush of oil but the work. This presentation is prepared in the macro-economy class to analyze the macro economic affect of the bp deepwater horizon oil spill all the photos are found v.
The economic impact of hypertension elliott wj(1) author information: (1) department of preventive medicine, rush medical college of rush university, rush-presbyterian-st lukes medical center, chicago, il 60612, usa [email protected] rushedu high blood pressure is the most common chronic medical problem prompting. Negative economic impacts resulting from the spill will cause lower levels of economic activity in directly affected perhaps the most visible economic impacts to date in florida result from the behavior of the customers of our the central gulf states that will bear the brunt of the impact of the bp oil spill vary substantially.
On april 20, 2010, the deepwater horizon oil rig in the gulf of mexico, which was owned by transocean and leased by british energy giant bp, exploded and started spilling oil into the sea eleven workers died and 17 were injured, and it took 87 days to cap the well and stop the flow of oil five years after. It's more difficult to gauge the spill's economic impact on recreational fishing that's because, unlike commercial fishermen who must report all catches, recreational fishermen's landings are calculated based on surveys, interviews and samplings even so, a university of florida study published in 2014 found that anglers. The bp oil spill in the gulf of mexico that occurred in the second quarter of 2010 affected economic activity in a number of ways, including disruption of fishing and of offshore drilling, loss of travel and tourism, and containment and clean-up efforts the effects of these activities are generally embedded in the. Payments and employment offerings from bp and finally quantitative data from a recent fisheries focus group study economic impact in this study is based on assumptions about the direct ecological impacts of the oil spill as known to us nearly six months after the deepwater horizon oil rig explosion and.