Regional Differences in the Impact of Energy Price Increases

Public Policy Brief No. 05-1
by Katharine Bradbury

This Public Policy Brief presents estimates of the impact of price increases projected by the U.S. Department of Energy for the winter of 2004-5 on consumers in the nine Census divisions and selected metropolitan areas. It is based on materials presented in a briefing to the President of the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston in December 2004.

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