The Challenge of Higher Oil Prices - Adjusting to higher oil prices: The challenge for developing Asia

Asian Development Outlook 2005 Update - This part of the Update reviews the possible consequences and challenges presented by high oil prices for developing Asia. After a brief review of why prices are high, their impact on various economies in developing Asia is examined. Policy responses to structurally higher oil prices are then surveyed, including a brief discussion on the risks inherent in subsidizing oil products. The review ends by setting out key principles for guiding policy decisions, and offering some conclusions.

Authors: 
Asian Development Outlook 2005
Publication Category: 
Publication Thematic Areas: 
Number of Pages: 
21
Year Published: 
2005
Countries covered: 

GN-SEC learning plattform

 

Open Procurements

The Department of Energy, a division of the Ministry for Climate Change Adaption, Meteorology, Geo-...
The Climate Technology Centre and Network (CTCN) is seeking proposals to provide technical support...

Job Opportunities

  • Tonga-based position
  • Attractive expatriate package
  • Join the principal...

PIDF Program - Solarisation of Head of State Residences in Pacific Island Development Forum...

Images Galleries

 
PCREEE manager attends ISA workshop

Manager - PCREEE Solomone F

Pages

PCREEE newsletter

Stay informed on our latest news!