Time-Saving Innovations, Time Allocation, and Energy Use: Evidence from Canadian Households

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Brencic, Vera; Young, Denise;
(2009)
  • Subject: time rebound effects; residential energy use; household production
    • jel: jel:D13 | jel:J22 | jel:Q41

Time and energy are major inputs into the production of household goods and services. The introduction of time-saving innovations allows households to change their activity patterns and to reallocate their time across competing activities. As a result, the market penetr... View more
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