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Gulf Oil Spill Jobs

Drilling Ban Hasn't Cost Any Jobs In The Gulf, Feds Say

AP | MATTHEW DALY and ERICA WERNER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

WASHINGTON — The deepwater drilling moratorium in the Gulf of Mexico has not increased unemployment in the region, says a new report from the Ob...

Gulf Oil Spill Hits Workers Hard, Aid Groups Out Of Money

AP | KEVIN McGILL and TOM BREEN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

NEW ORLEANS — The oil has stopped flowing into the Gulf of Mexico, and that should be a relief. But with fewer cleanup jobs to be had, many of t...

Gulf Businesses Facing A Lost Summer

AP | BRIAN SKOLOFF | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

ORANGE BEACH, Ala. — A stack of business cards for tourists sits on a countertop beside the cash register at Zeke's Marina on the Alabama shore....

Gulf Oil Spill Job Losses Could Total 1 MILLION Over Next 5 Years: David Kotok

Huffington Post | Ryan McCarthy | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

One Wall Street analyst has a very dire projection about the economic effects of the BP oil spill. David Kotok, the co-founder and chief investment of...

Gulf Oil Spill Response: 'Tent Cities' Built For Cleanup Crews

AP | MARY FOSTER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

VENICE, La. — More than 40 trailers that can sleep up to 36 workers in bunks are being brought to Louisiana coastal communities to house tempora...

Gulf Oil Spill Jobs: Cleanup Efforts Create Mini Job Boom

AP | JOHN CURRAN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

NEW ORLEANS — Much as he hates to say it, Mark Leonard knows it's true: The oil spill that is fouling the Gulf of Mexico may save his family's b...