Council on Wage and Price Stability

Staff Report: Petition to Designate Lands Unsuitable for Surface Coal Mining

by Council on Wage and Price Stability October 8, 2009 Department of Interior

This staff report discusses a petition to designate certain lands adjacent to Bryce Canyon National Park unsuitable for surface coal mining. The Office of Surface Mining (OSM) , within the Department of the Interior (DOl), must decide within the month whether to so designate the land. The pending petition is significant because it is the […]

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Price Behavior During the 1973-75 Recession

by Council on Wage and Price Stability October 4, 2009 COWPS (inflation matters)

The Council staff has undertaken a study of the responsiveness of prices to the 1973-75 recession and the extent to which this responsiveness varied with industrial concentration. The enclosed report presents and analyzes the results of the first stage of a multi stage study on which work is continuing. The study was undertaken in accordance […]

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Council on Wage and Price Stability Salaries and Expenses

by Council on Wage and Price Stability October 2, 2009 Uncategorized
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West Coast pulp and paper industry wage increases demand

by Council on Wage and Price Stability October 2, 2009 Council on Wage and Price Stability

The Council on Wage and Price Stability today criticized reported demands and offers being made in the course of ongoing collective bargaining negotiations in the West Coast pulp and paper industry.

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WAGE/PRICE GUIDELINES AND SERVICE EMPLOYEES

by Council on Wage and Price Stability October 2, 2009 Service Employees International Union
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Pre- Manufacture Notification Under the Toxic Substances Control Act

by Council on Wage and Price Stability March 13, 1981 Environmental Protection Agency

“Attached are comments of the Council on Wage and Price Stability staff on the Environmental Protection Agency’s Regulatory Analysis of premanufacture notification under the Toxic Substances Control Act. The issues raised in this paper deserve your close attention, and I request it be placed in the public record of this proceeding. The chemical industry is […]

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Special Air Traffic Rules and Airport Traffic Patterns

by Council on Wage and Price Stability January 26, 1981 Department of Transportation

Attached are the staff comments of the Council on Wage and Price Stability on the Department of Transportation’s proposed procedures for allocating the hourly number of instrument flight operations that may be reserved at Washington National Airport in accordance with the FAA’s High Density Rule (45 FR 71236). We request that these comments be placed […]

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Staff Report: Federal Coal Sale in the Powder River Region

by Council on Wage and Price Stability January 26, 1981 Department of Interior

On December 3, 1980, the Department of the Interior (DOI) announced its intention to hold a sale of federal coal in the Powder River region (45 FR 80190), and requested public comments concerning the quantity of coal that should be offered in this sale. Staff of the Council on Wage and Price Stability (Council) has […]

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Indices

by Council on Wage and Price Stability November 11, 1980 Council on Wage and Price Stability
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DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY’S PROPOSED ENERGY EFFICIENCY STANDARDS FOR CONSUMER APPLIANCES

by Council on Wage and Price Stability September 16, 1980 US Department of Energy

The Council on Wage and Price Stability today released a report from the Regulatory Analysis Review Group (RARG) on the Department of Energy’s proposed minimum energy-efficiency standards for consumer appliances. The standards would affect refrigerators, freezers, ranges, ovens, central air conditioners and furnaces.  The report concludes that DOE has not made a persuasive case for […]

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U.S. ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY’S PROPOSED REGULATIONS FOR IMPROVING AND PROTECTING VISIBILITY IN FEDERAL CLASS I AREAS

by Council on Wage and Price Stability August 25, 1980 Environmental Protection Agency
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National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s proposed Light Truck Average Fuel Economy Standards for Model Years 1983-1985

by Council on Wage and Price Stability March 31, 1980 National Highway Traffic Safety Administration

The Council on Wage and Price Stability today submitted comments to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) in the Department of Transportation on NHTSA’s proposed Light Duty Truck Fuel Economy Standards for Model Years 1983-85. The Council submitted these comments on behalf of the Regulatory Analysis Review Group.

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