Impact of Eliminating the Alternative-Fuel Vehicle Tax Exemption on the Washington State Economy

The study evaluates two scenarios—a “baseline” scenario in which Washington’s tax exemption remains in place through 2019 and a “policy shock” scenario in which the tax exemption is eliminated. It quantifies the impact on state GDP of removing the exemption by comparing the two scenarios.

Amy Malaki

Amy Malaki is the Director of Partnerships and Policy at SkyNRG and SkyNRG Americas, pioneering global leaders in sustainable aviation fuel production and supply. Prior to SkyNRG, Amy was the Associate Director for the transportation portfolio at the ClimateWorks Foundation where she developed philanthropic investment strategies to advance a sustainable, equitable and low-carbon mobility system. She also pioneered the organization’s international aviation decarbonization strategy. Prior to that she focused on Asia business development at Better Place, a Silicon Valley electric vehicle network startup. She has a B.A. in Chinese and China studies from the University of Washington and an M.A. in international policy studies (energy and environment) from Stanford University.