Last month Meredith wrote about coal being too cheap and Max wrote about gasoline being too cheap. But what is the right price for energy? Nobody in recent years has … Continue Reading Getting Energy Prices Right
With crude oil prices under $50 per barrel this is an historic opportunity for Saudi Arabia and other countries to eliminate energy subsidies. Low crude oil prices are making the … Continue Reading Historic Opportunity to Reduce Global Fuel Subsidies
While preparing a lecture for the 4th Berkeley Summer School in Environmental and Energy Economics, I returned to contemplating the regulation of biofuels as part of a federal strategy to … Continue Reading What’s the goal and point of national biofuel regulation?
Two weeks ago, Yemen increased gasoline prices from $2.20 to $3.50 per gallon, while increasing diesel prices from $1.70 to $3.40. And last month, Egypt increased gasoline prices from $.47 … Continue Reading Raising Gas Prices to Grow An Economy