OP-ED: Lovers of Internal Combustion Engines Should Perhaps Be Nervous - International Center for Law & Economics

OP-ED: Lovers of Internal Combustion Engines Should Perhaps Be Nervous

RealClearMarkets – ICLE Academic Affiliate Levi Russell published an op-ed in RealClearMarkets on the prospects that the Biden administration or future Democratic presidents will attempt to phase out internal combustion vehicles. The full piece is available here.

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