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Benjamin Cook

Benjamin Cook

Visiting Assistant Processor, Enhanced Oil Recovery Institute


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Curriculum Vitae



My research interests include Energy Economics & Finance, Enhanced Oil Recovery, Industrial Organization, Experimental Economics, Regulation, and Environment/Natural Resource Economics.


Selected Publications

Cook, B. (2012). Wyoming’s Miscible CO2 Enhanced Oil Recovery Potential from Main Pay Zones: An Economic Scoping Study. In University of Wyoming, Department of Economics and Finance, Enhanced Oil Recovery Institute.

Cook, B. (2013). The Economic Contribution of CO2 Enhanced Oil Recovery in Wyoming 2010-2012.

Cook, B., & Godby, R. (2019). Estimating the Impact of State Taxation Policies on the Cost of Wind Development in the West.



  • PhD, University of Wyoming
  • BS, University of Wyoming


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