Powering Impact

The Perryman Group is an economic and financial analysis firm that has served a variety of private and public entities for more than 25 years. TPG estimates that the cumulative Barnett Shale economic benefits during the 2001­–2011 period included:

  • $65.4 billion in output and 596,648 person-years of employment in the region.
  • $80.7 billion in output and 710,319 person-years of employment for Texas as a whole.
  • Local taxing entities received $5.3 billion in tax receipts, with Texas receiving another $5.8 billion.

Click here to read The Perryman Group’s economic impact study.