Carter's Energy Program
Publication Date: April 1977
Publisher(s): Heritage Foundation (Washington, D.C.)
Author(s): Milton R. Copulos
Keywords: Energy and environment
Coverage: United States
The Carter Energy Package is characterized by one particularly evident fact: It ignores the supply side of the equation. The Carter strategy is basically a demand strategy. Taking into account both sides of the economic equation, the nation could continue to enjoy a high standard of living while coping with the energy problem.