Confronting Regulatory Cost and Quality Expectations: An Exploration of Technical Change in Minimum Efficiency Performance Standards

Minimum energy performance standards remove certain product models from the market that do not meet specified efficiency thresholds. This paper addresses the related interaction between regulation and innovation as well as cost and benefit expectations.

Working Paper by Margaret Taylor, C. Spurlock, and Hung-Chia Yang — 4 minute read — Nov. 6, 2015



Margaret Taylor

C. Spurlock

Hung-Chia Yang