Cody Nehiba is a doctoral candidate in the Department of Economics at UC Irvine.

Fueling Collisions: The Case for a Smarter Freight Tax

By Cody Nehiba | November 14, 2019

In one form or another, most economic activity in the United States is connected to a truck. Trucking is the backbone of the American freight system — accounting for an estimated 60 percent of all fre …