Jump to ContentJump to Main Navigation
Show Summary Details
More options …

Auriol, Emmanuelle

The B.E. Journal of Economic Analysis & Policy

Editor-in-Chief: Jürges, Hendrik / Ludwig, Sandra

Ed. by Brunner, Johann / Fleck, Robert / Mendola, Mariapia / Requate, Till / Schirle, Tammy / de Vries, Frans / Zulehner, Christine

4 Issues per year


IMPACT FACTOR 2017: 0.306
5-year IMPACT FACTOR: 0.492

CiteScore 2017: 0.50

SCImago Journal Rank (SJR) 2017: 0.414
Source Normalized Impact per Paper (SNIP) 2017: 0.531

Online
ISSN
1935-1682
See all formats and pricing
More options …
Volume 7, Issue 1

Issues

Volume 6 (2006)

Volume 4 (2004)

Volume 2 (2002)

Volume 1 (2001)

Gasoline Price Differences: Taxes, Pollution Regulations, Mergers, Market Power, and Market Conditions

Hayley H Chouinard / Jeffrey M Perloff
Published Online: 2007-01-25 | DOI: https://doi.org/10.2202/1935-1682.1599

Abstract

Retail and wholesale gasoline prices vary over time and across geographic locations due to differences in government policies and other factors that affect demand, costs, and market power. We use a two-equation, reduced-form model to determine the relative importance of these various factors using panel data for 48 states over nine years. We find that the variation in the price of crude oil has been virtually the only major factor contributing to gasoline price variations during the 1990s. Tax variations and mergers contribute substantially more to geographic price differentials than do price discrimination, cost factors, or pollution controls.

Keywords: gasoline; tax

About the article

Published Online: 2007-01-25


Citation Information: The B.E. Journal of Economic Analysis & Policy, Volume 7, Issue 1, ISSN (Online) 1935-1682, DOI: https://doi.org/10.2202/1935-1682.1599.

Export Citation

©2011 Walter de Gruyter GmbH & Co. KG, Berlin/Boston.Get Permission

Citing Articles

Here you can find all Crossref-listed publications in which this article is cited. If you would like to receive automatic email messages as soon as this article is cited in other publications, simply activate the “Citation Alert” on the top of this page.

[1]
Mahdiyeh Entezarkheir and Anindya Sen
Managerial and Decision Economics, 2018
[2]
Michal Kvasnička, Rostislav Staněk, and Ondřej Krčál
Journal of Industry, Competition and Trade, 2017
[3]
Hakan Yilmazkuday
Journal of Economics and Business, 2017, Volume 91, Page 16
[4]
Wojciech Kopczuk, Justin Marion, Erich Muehlegger, and Joel Slemrod
American Economic Journal: Economic Policy, 2016, Volume 8, Number 2, Page 251
[5]
Thomas M. Fullerton, Alan A. Jiménez, and Adam G. Walke
The North American Journal of Economics and Finance, 2015, Volume 34, Page 450
[6]
Mikko Packalen and Anindya Sen
International Review of Law and Economics, 2013, Volume 36, Page 12
[7]
Juan Luis Jiménez and Jordi Perdiguero
European Journal of Law and Economics, 2014
[8]
Soren T. Anderson and Andrew Elzinga
Journal of Environmental Economics and Management, 2014, Volume 67, Number 3, Page 258
[10]
Justin Marion and Erich Muehlegger
Journal of Public Economics, 2011, Volume 95, Number 9-10, Page 1202

Comments (0)

Please log in or register to comment.
Log in