Regulating the Oil Industry and Corralling Oil Industry Profits for the Benefit of Citizens and Businesses in Washington state
Publication Date: February 2006
Publisher(s): Economic Opportunity Institute
Author(s): John R. Burbank
Keywords: Tax structure; State budget; Windfall profits
Explores policy options for a rational and democratic energy policy in Washington State to advance economic justice. Discusses methods of capturing the windfall profits of oil companies, investing them in renewable energy, and regulating gasoline prices.