ANALYSIS OF ALTERNATIVE FORMS OF AUTOMOTIVE FUEL ECONOMY STANDARDS FOR THE UNITED STATES

@inproceedings{Greene2003ANALYSISOA,
  title={ANALYSIS OF ALTERNATIVE FORMS OF AUTOMOTIVE FUEL ECONOMY STANDARDS FOR THE UNITED STATES},
  author={D. Lawrence Greene and Janet L. Hopson},
  year={2003}
}
Nations around the world have used fuel economy standards, voluntary or mandatory, to control greenhouse gas emissions and oil consumption. Although the literature on fuel economy standards is extensive, little attention has been paid to analyzing the efficiency and equity of alternative forms and levels of standards. A mathematical programming model is developed and applied to measuring the effects of alternative fuel economy regulations in terms of economic efficiency and differential impacts… CONTINUE READING