The Energy-Policy Efficiency Gap: Was There Ever Support for Gasoline Taxes?
NBER Working Paper No. 18685
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This paper has benefited from conversations with Severin Borenstein, Joe Doyle, Ryan Kellogg, Bob Pindyck, Dick Schmalensee, and Jim Sweeney. Financial Disclosures: I currently have a grant through the MIT-Ford Motor Company Alliance that is funding a randomized controlled trial in Ford dealerships to determine whether better information about fuel consumption and fuel costs affect consumer purchase behavior. The views expressed herein are those of the author and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Bureau of Economic Research.