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It's Time to Think About Energy Policy Again

Last fall marked the fifteenth anniversary of the Arab oil embargo. But judging from the attention given America's energy problemsduring the Reagan administration, it is almost as if it never happened. U.S. energy policy in recent years has drifted aimlessly--much asit did before 1973. As Yogi Berra" put it, "it's deja vu--all over again."

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Energy Specializations: Petroleum – Policy and Regulation; Natural Gas – Policy and Regulation; Coal – Policy and Regulation; Electricity – Policy and Regulation

JEL Codes:
E60 - Macroeconomic Policy, Macroeconomic Aspects of Public Finance, and General Outlook: General
Q53 - Air Pollution; Water Pollution; Noise; Hazardous Waste; Solid Waste; Recycling

Keywords: Energy Policy, US, Politics

DOI: 10.5547/ISSN0195-6574-EJ-Vol10-No1-1

Published in Volume 10, Number 1 of The Quarterly Journal of the IAEE's Energy Economics Education Foundation.