Statement by Joshua Linn before the House Committee on Energy and Commerce, Subcommittee on the Environment.
Two New Reports and a Blog on Vehicle Issues
How Do Fuel Economy Standards Affect Consumer Welfare and Manufacturer Profits?
Fuel economy valuation varies substantially across consumer groups, and that this variation determines how the standards affect individual demographic groups and manufacturers.
Pass-Through and Welfare Effects of Regulations that Affect Product Attributes
We show that the relationship between pass-through and welfare changes does not hold for a regulation that affects production costs and product attributes.