Even at Today’s High Gas Prices, Driving Is Extremely Cheap

The price that matters is how long you have to work to drive your car 100 miles

Ed Dolan
Marker

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Photo by Jaimy Willemse on Unsplash

“Gas prices are the highest they’ve ever been!” screamed a recent headline in the Los Angeles Times. “Pain at the pump drives Biden’s suffering in the polls!” trumpeted Politico. Really? About time to remind folks that by historical…

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Ed Dolan
Marker

Economist, Senior Fellow at Niskanen Center, Yale Ph.D. Interests include environment, health care policy, social safety net, economic freedom.