Energy in America: Fifteen Views; Securing U.S. Energy Supplies: The Private Sector as an Instrument of Public Policy

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Energy in America: Fifteen Views

By The Center for Study of the American Experience
University of Southern California Press, 1980
285 pp.
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Securing U.S. Energy Supplies: The Private Sector as an Instrument of Public Policy

By William G. Prast
Lexington Books, 1981
111 pp. $15.95
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The experts contributing to the first volume are generally optimistic so long as the oil price is high enough. Mr. Prast, a consultant and professor, has some clear-cut, no-nonsense proposals for limiting the role of the U.S. government in the energy program to where he thinks it can do the most good.