Title

The Fallacy of Sustainable Production of Biofuel Feedstock: You Are Putting a Tiger in Your Tank

Document Type

Article

Department or Administrative Unit

Economics

Publication Date

9-2008

Abstract

Are ethanol and biodiesel environmentally friendly ways to reduce emissions? Everyone acknowledges that they have damaging side effects, resulting in high food prices and deforestation. To deal with these, however, governments may be adopting policies that will make matters worse. These economists explain.

Comments

This article was originally published in Challenge. The full-text article from the publisher can be found here.

Due to copyright restrictions, this article is not available for free download from ScholarWorks @ CWU.

Journal

Challenge

Rights

© 2008 M.E. Sharpe, Inc. All rights reserved.

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