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Low oil prices produce calamity Economic calamity is what to expect from a prolonged period of low oil and gas prices. In fact, it’s already happening. Job losses, corporate loan defaults, reduced investments and an end to the recent reshoring trend are all propelling the U.S. toward recession. While conventional wisdom suggests we celebrate low oil prices as a consumer spending trigger — with spiking gas guzzler sales, more sales tax revenues, and cheap fuel for planes, trains and trucks — don’t count on it. Massive layoffs have hit the oil industry, and the pain is spreading. Back in 2014, excitement built over likely U.S. energy independence and reshoring of industrial and manufacturing jobs (double-digit growth from the shale revolution) lost to overseas locations after a 40-year economic coma. The enthusiasm evaporated when the Saudi Arabia-led Organization of Petrole...

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