TITLE

Energy Strategy

AUTHOR(S)
Marshall, Eliot
PUB. DATE
January 1975
SOURCE
New Republic;1/25/75, Vol. 172 Issue 4, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Criticizes U.S. President Gerald R. Ford's energy and oil conservation plan. Ford's refusal to act directly to limit oil purchases from abroad; Decision instead to manipulate the market through price and tax increases on wholesale petroleum; Twofold risk in Ford's program; Possibility of inflation, which he cannot blame on the Arabs; Risky attempt to discourage petroleum sales while stimulating industry at the same time.
ACCESSION #
10013867

 

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