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US should ditch 'outdated' oil export ban: Harvard paper

Doing so will add US$23b to the economy by 2030, create jobs, provide country with added clout overseas, it says
Friday, June 12, 2015 - 05:50
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The United States must lift an "outdated" ban on oil exports to take full economic and geopolitical advantage of its hydraulic fracturing boom, according to a study by Harvard Business School and Boston Consulting Group released on Wednesday.

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THE United States must lift an "outdated" ban on oil exports to take full economic and geopolitical advantage of its hydraulic fracturing boom, according to a study by Harvard Business School and Boston Consulting Group released on Wednesday.

Lifting the 40-year-old ban