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Author Ruggeri Laderchi, Caterina.

Title Balancing act [electronic resource] : cutting energy subsidies while protecting affordability / Caterina Ruggeri Laderchi, Anne Olivier, Chris Trimble.

Imprint Washington, D.C. : World Bank, 2013.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description xv, 165 p. : ill. (some col.), map.
Series Eastern Europe and central Asia reports
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Acknowledgments -- Acronyms and abbreviations -- Overview -- Introduction -- Costs, subsidies and household tariffs : the status of reforms in the energy sector in ECA -- Household energy consumption patterns are unlikely to change in the short run -- Energy tariff increases can significantly affect the livelihoods of large segments of the population -- Helping households cope and adapt requires more effective social assistance and demand management -- Balancing fiscal and social sustainability in the energy sector is possible -- Addressing the social impact of energy subsidy removal through ESAS requires significant resources -- Methodological annexes -- Methodological appendix A -- Methodological appendix B -- Methodological appendix C -- Methodological appendix D -- References.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Power resources -- Europe, Eastern -- Finance.
Power resources -- Asia, Central -- Finance.
Petroleum products -- Prices -- Europe, Eastern.
Petroleum products -- Prices -- Asia, Central.
Electric utilities -- Rates -- Europe, Eastern.
Electric utilities -- Rates -- Asia, Central.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author Olivier, Anne.
Trimble, Chris.
ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 9780821397893 (alk. paper)
9780821397909 (e-book)

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