How do fuel use and emissions respond to price changes? Briefing—1

How do fuel use and emissions respond to price changes cover

Publication Type:
Briefing Paper

Publication Subject(s):

Department ID:
INFRASTRUCTURE/8024

Release Date:
August 2008

The first in a new series of BITRE publications, this briefing reviews the responses that have been seen in Australian transport to recent fuel price rises (vehicle sales moving to smaller, more fuel efficient cars, more urban public transport, etc). The responsiveness of the various transport sectors is reviewed, as is the responsiveness of Australia relative to the United States.

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