TITLE

Why Detroit wants to raise gas taxes

AUTHOR(S)
Cook, William J.
PUB. DATE
January 1993
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;1/18/93, Vol. 114 Issue 2, p60
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Argues that new levies on gasoline would change consumer behavior and boost the sale of more efficient cars. The support of a big tax increase on fuel by Harold `Red' Poling, chairman of Ford Motor Co.; Poling's view; Overview of the present corporate average fuel-economy standards (CAFE); Impact of the rapid growth of light trucks used as passenger cars; Advantages of the gas tax.
ACCESSION #
9301140459

 

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