PHMSA’s 2015 Tank Car Rule: Should It Stay or Should It Go?

As part of a series examining US oil and gas sector regulations, this report analyzes the costs and benefits of repealing or modifying a Department of Transportation rule to improve the safety of railroad tank cars carrying crude oil and ethanol.

Report by Alan Krupnick, Justine Huetteman, and Arthur G. Fraas — July 20, 2018