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How Lower Oil Prices Might Increase Demand

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How Lower Oil Prices Might Increase Demand

Economy

How Lower Oil Prices Might Increase Demand

How Lower Oil Prices Might Increase Demand

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The Senate brings up another bill aimed at lowering gas prices Tuesday, as Republicans tout a new slogan: "Find more. Use less." It's a paradox because finding more oil drives the price down, which encourages consumption. And despite talk of conservation, election-year efforts by Congress to lower gas prices may actually diminish incentives to lower oil consumption.

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