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The impact of fossil fuel subsidies on income inequality: accounting for the interactive roles of corruption and economic uncertainty.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): International Journal of Social Economics. 2022, Vol. 49 Issue 12, p1752-1769. 18p.

Abstract: Purpose: The aim of this empirical study is to examine the determinants of income inequality with particular concentration on the impact of fossil fuel subsidies, while controlling for corruption, economic uncertainty and democratisation in developing ...

Credibility dilemmas under the Paris agreement: explaining fossil fuel subsidy reform references in INDCs.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): International Environmental Agreements: Politics, Law & Economics. Dec2022, Vol. 22 Issue 4, p735-759. 25p.

Abstract: Fossil fuel subsidies are a market distortion commonly identified as an obstacle to decarbonization. Yet due to trenchant political economic risks, reform attempts can be fraught for governments. Despite these concerns, an institutionally and economica...

Political leadership has limited impact on fossil fuel taxes and subsidies.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 11/22/2022, Vol. 119 Issue 47, p1-8. 54p.

Abstract: For countries to rapidly decarbonize, they need strong leadership, according to both academic studies and popular accounts. But leadership is difficult to measure, and its importance is unclear. We use original data to investigate the role of president...

Determinants of foreign direct investment in renewable electricity industry in Africa.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): International Journal of Sustainable Energy. Sep2022, Vol. 41 Issue 8, p980-1004. 25p.

Abstract: Using a novel dataset of foreign direct investment (FDI) corporations in the renewable electricity industry (REI), coupled with a large range of employed variables, this paper empirically examines FDI determinants in the REI in Africa between 2003 and ...

G20 Ülkelerinde Fosil Yakıt Sübvansiyonlarının Ekolojik Ayak İzi (EF) ve Büyüme Üzerindeki Etkisinin Ampirik Bir Araştırması.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Global Journal of Economics & Business Studies. 2022, Vol. 11 Issue 21, p98-113. 16p.


Abstract: Çevresel sorunların üstesinden gelmek, sürdürülebilir kalkınmayı sağlamak ve ekonomik büyüme için dünya çapında farklı politika önlemleri alınmaktadır. Diğer taraftan fosil yakıtlar üretimde ve tüketimde hala önemli bir yer tutmaktadır. Mevcut literatü...

Regulation of Environmentally Harmful Fossil Fuel Subsidies: From Obscurity to Prominence in the Multilateral Trading System.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): European Journal of International Law. Aug2022, Vol. 33 Issue 3, p993-1023. 31p.


Abstract: Environmentally harmful fossil fuel subsidies were notably absent from efforts to enhance the mutual supportiveness of trade and environment in the multilateral trading system. However, a combination of factors has recently propelled the regulation of ...

Beyond COP26: can income level moderate fossil fuels, carbon emissions, and human capital for healthy life expectancy in Africa?

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Environmental Science & Pollution Research; Dec2022, Vol. 29 Issue 58, p87568-87582, 15p

Abstract: Copyright of Environmental Science & Pollution Research is the property of Springer Nature and its content may not be copied or emailed to multiple sites or posted to a listserv without the copyright holder's express written permission. However, users ...

Pricing carbon effectively: a pathway for higher climate change ambition.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Climate Policy (Earthscan). Aug2022, Vol. 22 Issue 7, p897-905. 9p.


Abstract: Closing the gap between current climate change mitigation policies and those needed to deliver on the Paris Agreement's temperature targets requires significant scaling up of policy ambition. This article argues that policy action that aims to reach a ...

Modelling Two Dimensions of Poverty in Selected Developing Countries: The Impact of Fossil Fuel Subsidies.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Social Indicators Research. Feb2022, Vol. 160 Issue 1, p357-379. 23p. 7 Charts.

Abstract: Poverty has remained one of the key challenges facing humanity, especially in developing countries. In a bid to deepen our understanding of poverty, numerous attempts have been made in the literature to examine the determinants of poverty with several ...