THE WELFARE EFFECTS OF FUEL ECONOMY POLICIES

This report examines the questions and issues that surround the prospect of the Government setting standards of automobile fuel economy and effects of alternative policies that might be employed to achieve these standards. Policies that would affect fuel consumption and their likely impact on new car sales, the composition of the car stock, and the amount of gasoline consumed are assessed.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Prepared in cooperation with Arizona Univ., Tucson.
  • Corporate Authors:

    Data Resources, Incorporated

    29 Hartwell Avenue
    Lexington, MA  USA  02173

    Motor Vehicles Manufacturers Association

    320 New Center Building
    Detroit, MI  USA  48202

    University of Arizona, Tucson

    Tucson, AZ  USA  85721
  • Authors:
    • Taylor, L D
    • Verleger, PKJ
    • Hirtzel, C J
  • Publication Date: 1975-7

Media Info

  • Pagination: 86 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00146299
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Report/Paper Numbers: MVMA-DAT-74-09 Final Rpt.
  • Contract Numbers: DAT 7407-C6.3
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jan 16 1977 12:00AM