Model Comparison Subgroup. July 15, 2010. Comparison to CBO scoring. CBO need to know effects of the ‘policy’ Marginal effects of policy implementation Baseline important in determining effects of policy implementation. We are tasked with scoring fuels, not policy effects
July 15, 2010
Sector(s) specific: Agriculture and biofuel
Product differentiation (Palm oil, corn, wheat)
World market clearing
Dynamic year to year changes
Effects on labor costs?
Change in transport costs?
*Generalizations, each model has unique features, coverage and emphasis
1 U.S. and Brazil have sub-country regions 2 Brazil includes additional land types