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How Well Does the Price of Unleaded Gasoline Predict the Price of Ethanol?


  • Swenson, David A.


This paper looks at the historical relationship of unleaded gasoline prices relative to ethanol prices. It uses several basic measures to determine the usefulness of wholesale unleaded gasoline price as a determinant of ethanol price, and it looks at the stability of that simple model over this decade.

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  • Swenson, David A., 2008. "How Well Does the Price of Unleaded Gasoline Predict the Price of Ethanol?," Staff General Research Papers Archive 12969, Iowa State University, Department of Economics.
  • Handle: RePEc:isu:genres:12969

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