45077-001: Assessment and Implications of Rationalizing and Phasing Out Fossil-Fuel Subsidies
Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview
The TA will develop a theoretical and empirical framework to define and measure fossil-fuel subsidies and assess the socioeconomic impact of its elimination in selected ADB developing member countries (DMCs). The first component will constitute a discussion and clarification of suitable definition of fossil-fuel subsidy and its estimation across selected DMCs. Both consumer and producer subsidies will be considered to the extent that relevant data are available. The second component will ... Read More
|Type or Modality of Assistance||
|Financing||Public sector (Sovereign)|
TA No. 7834
|Approval Date||21 Jul 2011|
|ADB Financing ($ thousand)||1,000|
Industry and trade
Public sector management
Energy sector development and institutional reform
Industry and trade sector development
Public expenditure and fiscal management
Social protection initiatives
Environmentally sustainable growth (ESG)
Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
|Drivers of Change||
Gender equity and mainstreaming (GEM)
Governance and capacity development (GCD)
|Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories||Category 3: Some gender elements (SGE)|
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