ERIC Number: EJ191439
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1978
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Socioeconomic and Institutional Constraints to Energy Development.
Stenehjem, Erik J.; Allen, Edward H.
American Behavioral Scientist, v22 n2 p213-36 Nov-Dec 1978, 78
Underinvestment in the basic support structure of energy production and utilization projects is discussed as a major source of inefficiency. Causes lie within institutional and economic constraints on the investment decision process. Four constraints are explored. Appropriate federal impact assistance, siting standards, and energy industry assistance legislation could help lift some constraints. (BC)
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