HOW TO SAVE GASOLINE: PUBLIC POLICY ALTERNATIVES FOR THE AUTOMOBILE (EXECUTIVE SUMMARY)

This is a summary report of 'How to Save Gasoline: Public Policy Alternatives for the Automobile.' The purpose of the study is twofold: (1) to develop analytical tools to aid in evaluating national energy conservation policies for private auto transportation; and (2) to apply the tools in a systematic analysis and comparison of several alternative policy instruments. The study is concerned with two types of policy instruments: those raising in price of driving and those designed to improve average auto fuel economy through regulatory means.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • See also PB-242 755.
  • Corporate Authors:

    RAND Corporation

    1776 Main Street, P.O. Box 2138
    Santa Monica, CA  United States  90407-2138

    National Science Foundation

    Advanced Energy Research and Technology Division
    Washington, DC  United States  20550
  • Authors:
    • Wildhorn, S
    • Burright, B K
    • Enns, J H
    • Kirkwood, T F
  • Publication Date: 1974-10

Media Info

  • Pagination: 26 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00092769
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Report/Paper Numbers: R-1560/1-NSF, NSF/RA/N-74-121
  • Contract Numbers: NSF-GI-44
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Nov 5 1976 12:00AM