OECD Environment Working Papers

Environmental Zoning and Urban Development
1997-0900 (en ligne)
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This series is designed to make available to a wider readership selected studies on environmental issues prepared for use within the OECD. Authorship is usually collective, but principal authors are named. The papers are generally available only in their original language English or French with a summary in the other if available.
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  N° 110   25 août 2016 Cliquez pour accéder: 
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Environmental Zoning and Urban Development
Julien Salanié, Thomas Coisnon
This study provides an empirical analysis of the effects of environmental zoning on urban development. It focuses on the case of Natural Regional Parks (NRPs) in France. Of the environmental zoning instruments used in France, NRPs extend over the widest physical area. The analysis uses a...
  N° 109   09 août 2016 Cliquez pour accéder: 
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Implications of water scarcity for economic growth
Thomas W. Hertel, Jing Liu
Global freshwater demand is projected to increase substantially in the coming decades, making water one of the most fiercely contested resources on the planet. Water is linked to many economic activities, and there are complex channels through which water affects economic growth. The purpose of...
  N° 108   07 juin 2016 Cliquez pour accéder: 
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Approaches and issues in valuing the costs of inaction of air pollution on human health
Anna Alberini, Andrea Bigano, Jessica Post, Elisa Lanzi
This paper presents a review of existing approaches to estimate the costs of inaction, as well as the benefits of policy action, for air pollution. It focuses primarily on health impacts from air pollution. The paper presents the "impact pathway approach", which includes various steps in the...
  N° 107   03 mai 2016 Cliquez pour accéder: 
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Key Ingredients, Challenges and Lessons from Biodiversity Mainstreaming in South Africa
Jeff Manuel, Kristal Maze, Mandy Driver, Anthea Stephens, Emily Botts, Azisa Parker, Mahlodi Tau, John Dini, Stephen Holness, Jeanne Nel
This paper provides an in-depth review of experiences and insights from mainstreaming biodiversity and development in South Africa. More specifically, it describes how biodiversity considerations have been mainstreamed in five key sectors/areas, namely: land use planning, mining, water,...
  N° 106   25 avr 2016 Cliquez pour accéder: 
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Multiplication of Environmental Labelling and Information Schemes (ELIS)
Andrew Prag, Thomas Lyon, Aimée Russillo
This report explores potential effects of the recent rapid growth in Environmental Labelling Information Schemes (ELIS) around the world, with a focus on the implications of ELIS multiplication for environmental effectiveness and international trade. As empirical work on the environmental...
  N° 105   23 avr 2016 Cliquez pour accéder: 
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A Review of Public Policies relating to the Use of Environmental Labelling and Information Schemes (ELIS)
Mikaël Klintman
This report provides a brief review of how national government policies and guidelines apply to or regulate the use of environmental labelling and information schemes (ELIS) in selected OECD countries. The report reviews definitions relevant to environmental claims and identifies four types of...
  N° 104   14 avr 2016 Cliquez pour accéder: 
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Environmental Policy Design, Innovation And Efficiency Gains In Electricity Generation
Nick Johnstone, Shunsuke Managi, Miguel Cárdenas Rodríguez, Ivan Haščič, Hidemichi Fujii, Martin Souchier
This paper explores the relationship between environmental regulation, innovation, and competitiveness, drawing upon a unique dataset on environmental regulations directed at combustion plants, a global dataset of power plants, and a global dataset of ‘environmental’ patents. The analysis is...
  N° 103   12 avr 2016 Cliquez pour accéder: 
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Firm Surveys relating Environmental Policies, Environmental Performance and Innovation
Massimiliano Mazzanti, Davide Antonioli, Claudia Ghisetti, Francesco Nicolli
This report provides a review of recent firm-level and plant-level surveys containing questions on environmental policies, innovation practices or performance which are relevant for environmental policy analysis and assessment. We specifically focus on the core element that relates...
  N° 102   12 avr 2016 Cliquez pour accéder: 
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Long-Term Productivity Growth and the Environment
Alex Bowen
The natural environment provides crucial inputs and services for economic development, but its role for productivity growth is insufficiently explored. Environmental scarcities can pose a drag on productivity growth and a risk for its sustainability. At the same time productivity growth is...
  N° 101   09 mars 2016 Cliquez pour accéder: 
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Cost benefit analysis and the environment
Anil Markandya
There are now a large number of valuation studies on the benefits of biodiversity and on ecosystem services, the services provided by different ecosystems (ESS). Both ideas have been used to elicit values from nature but in recent years the research community has focussed on ESS as the main...
  N° 100   01 mars 2016 Cliquez pour accéder: 
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Exploring the relationship between environmentally related taxes and inequality in income sources
Walid Oueslati, Vera Zipperer, Damien Rousselière, Alexandros Dimitropoulos
This paper presents the first empirical analysis of the macroeconomic relationship between environmentally related taxes and inequality in income sources. The analysis also investigates whether this relationship differs between countries which have implemented environmental tax reforms (ETRs)...
  N° 99   28 jan 2016 Cliquez pour accéder: 
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Social Costs of Morbidity Impacts of Air Pollution
Alistair Hunt, Julia Ferguson, Fintan Hurley, Alison Searl
Outdoor air pollution is a major determinant of health worldwide. The greatest public health effects are from increased mortality in adults. However, both PM and O3 also cause a wide range of other, less serious, health outcomes; and there are effects on mortality and morbidity of other...
  N° 98   18 déc 2015 Cliquez pour accéder: 
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Sector-level approach to estimating mobilised private climate finance
Raphaël Jachnik, Victor Raynaud
In order to help address climate finance-related information needs under the UNFCCC, this paper explores the extent to which currently-available secondary data make it possible to estimate private finance mobilised by developed countries for climate action in developing countries. This is done...
  N° 97   03 déc 2015 Cliquez pour accéder: 
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Cost-Benefit Analysis and the Environment
Giles Atkinson, Susana Mourato
While the basic principles of cost-benefit analysis (CBA) are long-standing, the challenges entailed in applying these principles are constantly evolving. This paper reviews recent developments in environmental CBA since the publication of an OECD volume on this topic by Pearce et al. (2006)....
  N° 96   03 déc 2015 Cliquez pour accéder: 
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Air Pollution and Urban Structure Linkages
Miguel Cárdenas Rodríguez, Laura Dupont-Courtade, Walid Oueslati
This paper investigates the relationship between local air pollution and urban structure with an emphasis on urban fragmentation. Using a unique dataset of 249 Large Urban Zones (LUZ) across Europe, a Bayesian Model Averaging selection method is employed to empirically identify the determinants...
  N° 95   03 déc 2015 Cliquez pour accéder: 
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Exploring the Effect of Urban Structure on Individual Well-Being
Zachary S. Brown, Walid Oueslati, Jérôme Silva
Building on the OECD’s Better Life Initiative and new work using geospatial analysis, this paper investigates how reported life satisfaction relates to some of the urban structure indicators. To this end, it merges OECD household survey data with urban structure data from OECD’s Metropolitan...
  N° 94   03 déc 2015 Cliquez pour accéder: 
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Developing an Inventory and Typology of Land-Use Planning Systems and Policy Instruments in OECD Countries
Elisabete A. Silva, Ransford A. Acheampong
This report provides an overview of spatial and land-use planning systems in OECD countries1 focusing on: (i) the governance systems across countries, (ii) the institutional and legal frameworks for spatial planning, and (iii) the various policy instruments used at different levels of...
  N° 93   19 nov 2015 Cliquez pour accéder: 
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The Economic Feedbacks of Loss of Biodiversity and Ecosystems Services
Anil Markandya
The topic of biodiversity loss has been the subject of a vast and growing scientific and economic literature. Species are estimated to be going extinct at rates 100 to 1000 times faster than in geological times. Globally, terrestrial biodiversity is projected to decrease by a further 10% by...
  N° 92   23 sep 2015 Cliquez pour accéder: 
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Monetary Carbon Values in Policy Appraisal
Stephen Smith, Nils Axel Braathen
Cost-benefit analyses and other quantitative appraisals are used in many countries to support decision-making in different areas of public policy, including many investment projects in sectors such as transport and energy. These decisions can have significant effects – either negative or...
  N° 91   08 sep 2015 Cliquez pour accéder: 
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Critical Minerals Today and in 2030
Renaud Coulomb, Simon Dietz, Maria Godunova, Thomas Bligaard Nielsen
Raw materials are essential for the global economy and future development depends on their continued supply. Like fossil fuels, minerals are non-renewable. In general, their deposits in the Earth’s crust are also geographically clustered, making security of supply a potential risk. In many...
  N° 90   31 jui 2015 Cliquez pour accéder: 
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Biodiversity Policy Response Indicators
Christina Van Winkle, Katia Karousakis, Rosalind Bark, Martijn van der Heide
This paper reviews a number of OECD data sources to examine their potential for establishing indicators which can contribute to monitoring progress towards two of the 2011-2020 Aichi Biodiversity Targets under the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD), namely Target 3 on Incentives and...
  N° 89   26 juin 2015 Cliquez pour accéder: 
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Measuring environmental innovation using patent data
Ivan Haščič, Mauro Migotto
This paper refines indicators to measure innovation in environment-related technologies, drawing on recent methodological advances that allow a more accurate assessment of environment-related innovation in a broader range of countries and covering a greater variety of the relevant technologies....
  N° 88   12 mai 2015 Cliquez pour accéder: 
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Competitiveness Impacts of the German Electricity Tax
Florens Flues, Benjamin Johannes Lutz
Proposals to increase environmentally related taxes are often challenged on competitiveness grounds. The concern is that value creation in certain sectors might decline domestically if a country introduces environmentally related taxes unilaterally. Furthermore, environmental goals might not be...
  N° 87   27 mars 2015 Cliquez pour accéder: 
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Impacts of Carbon Prices on Indicators of Competitiveness
Johanna Arlinghaus
Concerns around potential losses of competitiveness as a result of unilateral action on carbon pricing are often central for policy makers contemplating the introduction of such instruments. This paper is a review of literature on ex post empirical evaluations of the impacts of carbon prices on...
  N° 86   27 mars 2015 Cliquez pour accéder: 
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Modelling of distributional impacts of energy subsidy reforms
Olivier Durand-Lasserve, Lorenza Campagnolo, Jean Chateau, Rob Dellink
This report develops an analytical framework that assesses the macroeconomic, environmental and distributional consequences of energy subsidy reforms. The framework is applied to the case of Indonesia to study the consequences in this country of a gradual phase out of all energy consumption...
  N° 85   16 mars 2015 Cliquez pour accéder: 
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Tender instruments
Zachary Brown, Bastien Alvarez, Nick Johnstone
A striking variety of policy instruments are used in Victoria, Australia to achieve conservation objectives. These include highly active voluntary programmes, a variety of conservation grants, and a reverse auction for the provision of ecosystem services, known as EcoTender. An open question...
  N° 84   16 mars 2015 Cliquez pour accéder: 
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Sustainable consumption dilemmas
Kees Vringer, Herman R. J. Vollebergh, Daan van Soest, Eline van der Heijden, Frank Dietz
Consumers only occasionally choose to buy sustainable products. At the same time these consumers say in surveys that sustainability is important to them, and that the government should promote sustainable consumption. Most likely, a social dilemma is at play here. Everyone would be better off...
  N° 83   19 fév 2015 Cliquez pour accéder: 
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Estimating Mobilised Private Climate Finance
Raphaël Jachnik, Randy Caruso, Aman Srivastava
Quantifying the effect of public interventions aimed at mobilising private finance for climate activities is technically complex and challenging. As a step towards addressing this complexity, the report presents a framework of key decision points for estimating publicly mobilised private...
  N° 82   10 fév 2015 Cliquez pour accéder: 
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Invention and International Diffusion of Water Conservation and Availability Technologies
Antoine Dechezleprêtre, Ivan Haščič, Nick Johnstone
This paper identifies over 50 000 patents filed worldwide in various water-related adaptation technologies between 1990 and 2010, distinguishing between those related to water availability (supply) and water conservation (demand) technologies. The paper then analyses the innovation activity –...
  N° 81   10 fév 2015 Cliquez pour accéder: 
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The Benefits of International Co-authorship in Scientific Papers
Julie Poirier, Nick Johnstone, Ivan Haščič, Jérôme Silva
This paper presents an analysis of the effect of international co-authorship of scientific publications on patenting in wind energy technologies. It is found that the number of scientific publications co-authored by researchers in OECD countries has a positive and very significant impact on the...
  N° 80   03 fév 2015 Cliquez pour accéder: 
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Public Interventions and Private Climate Finance Flows: Empirical Evidence from Renewable Energy Financing
Ivan Haščič, Miguel Cárdenas Rodríguez, Raphaël Jachnik, Jérôme Silva, Nick Johnstone
This study uses a unique dataset of investment flows to analyse the role of two categories of public interventions (finance and policies) in mobilising flows of private climate finance worldwide and in the more specific context of flows to and in developing countries. The objectives are...
  N° 79   12 déc 2014 Cliquez pour accéder: 
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Greening Household Behaviour
Ysé Serret, Zachary Brown
The second round of the OECD Survey on Environmental Policy for Individual Behaviour Change (EPIC) was implemented in 2011. A publication providing an overview of the survey data from over 12 000 households in eleven countries (Australia, Canada, Chile, France, Israel, Japan, Korea, the...
  N° 78   16 déc 2014 Cliquez pour accéder: 
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Greening Household Behaviour and Energy
Bengt Kriström, Chandra Kiran
This report focuses on demand for renewable energy and energy efficiency. It presents the results of follow-up of econometric analysis of the 2011 OECD Survey on Environmental Policy and Individual Behaviour Change (EPIC). The report complements the overview of the survey data provided in the...
  N° 77   11 déc 2014 Cliquez pour accéder: 
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Greening Household Behaviour and Transport
Ilka Ehreke, Boris Jaeggi, Kay W. Axhausen
This report focuses on personal transport choices. It presents the results of follow-up analysis of the 2011 OECD Survey on Environmental Policy and Individual Behaviour Change (EPIC) survey where econometric techniques are applied. The report complements the overview of the survey data...
  N° 76   10 déc 2014 Cliquez pour accéder: 
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Greening Household Behaviour and Waste
Ruslana Rachel Palatnik, Sharon Brody, Ofira Ayalon, Mordechai Shechter
This report focusses on the determinants of household waste generation, the separation of recyclables and waste prevention behaviours. It presents the econometric results of follow-up analysis of the 2011 OECD Survey on Environmental Policy and Individual Behaviour Change (EPIC). This report...
  N° 75   10 déc 2014 Cliquez pour accéder: 
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Greening Household Behaviour and Food
Katrin Millock
This report focuses on households’ behaviour in relation to food consumption. It presents the results of follow-up econometric analysis of the 2011 OECD Survey on Environmental Policy and Individual Behaviour Change (EPIC). This report complements the overview of the survey data provided in the...
  N° 74   02 déc 2014 Cliquez pour accéder: 
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Monitoring and Evaluation of Climate Change Adaptation
Ayesha Dinshaw, Susannah Fisher, Heather McGray, Neha Rai, Johan Schaar
This paper explores methodological approaches that can be used to monitor and evaluate climate change adaptation initiatives at the projects and programme levels. It examines approaches that have been used in other areas of development practice to see what lessons have been learned that can...
  N° 73   10 déc 2014 Cliquez pour accéder: 
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Greening Household Behaviour and Water
Céline Nauges
This report focuses on households’ behaviour in relation to water use. It presents the results of follow-up analysis of the 2011 OECD Survey on Environmental Policy and Individual Behaviour Change (EPIC) where econometric techniques are applied. This report complements the overview of the...
  N° 72   06 nov 2014 Cliquez pour accéder: 
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Public Financial Institutions and the Low-carbon Transition
Ian Cochran, Romain Hubert, Virginie Marchal, Robert Youngman
Public financial institutions (PFIs) are well-positioned to act as a key leverage point for governments’ efforts to mobilise private investment in low-carbon projects and infrastructure. The study identifies the tools, instruments and approaches used by five PFIs to directly support and...
  N° 71   07 oct 2014 Cliquez pour accéder: 
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Tax Preferences for Environmental Goals
James Greene, Nils Axel Braathen
This paper reviews the use of tax preferences to achieve environmental policy objectives. Tax preferences involve using the tax system to adjust relative prices with a view to influencing producer or consumer behaviour in favour of goods or services that are considered to be environmentally...
  N° 70   30 sep 2014 Cliquez pour accéder: 
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Environmental and Related Social Costs of the Tax Treatment of Company Cars and Commuting Expenses
Rana Roy
This paper builds upon a recent OECD paper on the personal tax treatment of company cars and commuting expenses in OECD member-countries and aims to arrive at a better understanding of the environmental and related social costs of the tax treatment described therein. The paper begins with an...
  N° 69   08 jui 2014 Cliquez pour accéder: 
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Exploring Potential Data Sources for Estimating Private Climate Finance
Randy Caruso, Raphaël Jachnik
The paper reviews a number of commercial and public data sources to examine their potential for increasing coverage and understanding of the volume and characteristics of private climate finance beyond renewable energy projects. Such information is needed to assess progress towards the global...
  N° 68   10 déc 2014 Cliquez pour accéder: 
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Greening Household Behaviour
Zachary Brown
Discussions of the importance of public attitudes in shaping policy often lack clear evidence on causal relations between stated attitudes and observed behaviours. The 2011 OECD Survey of over 12,000 households allows analysing households’ environmental attitudes and behaviours in five...
  N° 67   16 oct 2014 Cliquez pour accéder: 
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Inducing Private Finance for Renewable Energy Projects
Miguel Cárdenas Rodríguez, Ivan Haščič, Nick Johnstone, Jérôme Silva, Antoine Ferey
This paper analyses the effects of government policies on flows of private finance for investment in renewable energy (inducement effect). It also examines whether direct provision of public finance for a project increases the volume of private finance raised ("crowding in" effect). A unique...
  N° 66   11 juin 2014 Cliquez pour accéder: 
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Integrated Assessment of Climate Change Impacts
Ian Sue Wing, Elisa Lanzi
This paper presents a framework to include feedbacks from climate impacts on the economy in integrated assessment models. The proposed framework uses a production function approach, which links climate impacts to key variables and parameters used in the specification of economic activity. The...
  N° 65   11 juin 2014 Cliquez pour accéder: 
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An Overview of the OECD ENV-Linkages Model
Jean Château, Rob Dellink, Elisa Lanzi
This document provides a detailed technical description of the ENV-Linkages model. The OECD ENV-Linkages Computable General Equilibrium (CGE) model is an economic model that describes how economic activities are inter-linked across several macroeconomic sectors and regions. It links economic...
  N° 64   11 juin 2014 Cliquez pour accéder: 
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Economic Implications of the IEA Efficient World Scenario
Jean Château, Bertrand Magné, Laura Cozzi
In its 2012 edition of the World Energy Outlook, the International Energy Agency (IEA) produced an Efficient World Scenario (IEA, 2012) to assess how implementing only economically viable energy efficiency measures would affect energy markets, investment and greenhouse emissions (GHG). The IEA...
  N° 63   08 oct 2013 Cliquez pour accéder: 
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The Political Economy of British Columbia's Carbon Tax
Kathryn Harrison
In July 2008, the Canadian province of British Columbia (BC) launched North America’s first revenue-neutral carbon tax reform. The tax, which applied to all combustion sources of all fossil fuels, was introduced at a rate of CAD 10 per tonne of CO2, with a schedule for annual increases of CAD 5...
  N° 62   03 oct 2013 Cliquez pour accéder: 
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A Characterisation of Environmental Labelling and Information Schemes
Guillaume Gruère
This report provides a comprehensive overview of the international landscape of environmental labelling and information schemes (ELIS), defined as policies and initiatives that aim to provide information about one or more aspects of the environmental performance of a product or service...
  N° 61   10 déc 2013 Cliquez pour accéder: 
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The Political Economy of Fuel Subsidies in Colombia
Helena Garcia Romero, Laura Calderon Etter
Colombia has made progress towards eliminating fuel and diesel subsidies and reducing discretionary spaces allowing for artificially low fuel prices, but challenges remain. Colombia has provided explicit and implicit subsidies to gasoline and diesel since 1983, costing the government up to 1.6%...
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