Read the “Should the United States Stop All New Offshore Drilling for Oil?” chapter from Taking Sides: Clashing Views on Economic Issues.
Highlight the analytical points and inferences within the article. Submit a report on how the analysis of policy has been done. Include what the focus is, what outcome is expected, and how this analysis is used in advocating for a certain policy among stakeholders. Classify your point of view and illustrate how one can arrive at the same conclusion using the same data, but under a different assumption.