The Consumer Assistance to Recycle and Save Act of 2009 (CARS) was supposed to stimulate the American economy with incentives to trade in old gas-guzzling cars for new, more efficient ones. Three economists examine the impact of this program that came to be called “Cash for Clunkers” on the St. Charles County, Missouri, economy.
Clark, Anthony; Najjar, Annette; and Wiedner, Ralph
"Cash for Clunkers: Did It Work or Not?,"
The Confluence (2009-2020): Vol. 1
, Article 3.
Available at: https://digitalcommons.lindenwood.edu/confluence_2009/vol1/iss2/3