Gasoline Taxes and Consumer Behavior
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We thank Antonio Bento, Larry Goulder, Ken Small, Chad Syverson, and participants at the Chicago-RFF energy conference, the Cornell environmental and energy economics workshop, the UC Berkeley Energy Camp, the AERE Summer Conference, and the Northwestern, Stanford, UC-Davis, and Maryland seminars for excellent comments and suggestions. Ken Small also shared with us the state-level data, on which part of our analysis is based. Adam Stern and Pei Zhu provided excellent research assistance. Funding for this research was provided by the Energy Technology Innovation Policy Project at Harvard Kennedy School. The views expressed herein are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Bureau of Economic Research.