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The Impact of Energy Taxes on Competitiveness: A Panel Regression Study of 56 European Industry Sectors 1

Martin K. Enevoldsen, Anders Ryelund, and Mikael Skou Andersen

in Carbon-Energy Taxation: Lessons from Europe

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
February 2010
ISBN:
9780199570683
eISBN:
9780191723186
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199570683.003.0005
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Public and Welfare, International

The focus of this chapter is the extent to which energy taxes – via the resulting increase in real energy prices, or in their own right – reduce or enhance industrial competitiveness. From a panel ... More


Turkmenistan

Richard Pomfret

in The Central Asian Economies in the Twenty-First Century

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9780691182216
eISBN:
9780691185408
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691182216.003.0006
Subject:
Business and Management, International Business

This chapter assesses the national economy and transition strategies of Turkmenistan. Among all the former centrally planned economies, Turkmenistan has regularly ranked last by transition indicators ... More


Models for Projecting the Impacts of ETR

Terry Barker, Christian Lutz, Bernd Meyer, and Hector Pollitt

in Environmental Tax Reform (ETR): A Policy for Green Growth

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
May 2011
ISBN:
9780199584505
eISBN:
9780191725012
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199584505.003.0008
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Macro- and Monetary Economics

The chapter describes the main modelling tools, E3ME and GINFORS, which were used to provide a quantitative analysis of the effects of ETR, and sets out the models’ underlying assumptions and ... More


The Inescapable Question of the Price of Energy

Christian de Perthuis and Pierre-André Jouvet

in Green Capital: A New Perspective on Growth

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780231171403
eISBN:
9780231540360
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231171403.003.0016
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

To make the energy transition a success, prices must not only express the relative scarcity of different types of energy in conventional markets, but also the cost of their environmental and health ... More


Food, Energy, and Climate Connections in a Global Economy

David B. Lobell, Rosamond L. Naylor, and Christopher B. Field

in The Evolving Sphere of Food Security

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
October 2014
ISBN:
9780199354054
eISBN:
9780199398959
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199354054.003.0009
Subject:
Economics and Finance, International

Energy policies and innovations can have profound impacts on food systems, and vice versa, as countries strive to meet growing demands for both food and energy. Energy also plays a critical role in ... More


The British Industrial Revolution in Global Perspective: Keynes Lecture In Economics

Robert C. Allen

in Proceedings of the British Academy Volume 167, 2009 Lectures

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780197264775
eISBN:
9780191734984
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
British Academy
DOI:
10.5871/bacad/9780197264775.003.0007
Subject:
History, Cultural History

This chapter presents the text of a lecture on the Industrial Revolution in Great Britain given at the British Academy's 2009 Keynes Lecture in Economics. This text suggests that the Industrial ... More


Trends in the Competitiveness of Selected Industrial Sectors in ETR Countries

Roger Salmons and Alexandra Miltner

in Carbon-Energy Taxation: Lessons from Europe

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
February 2010
ISBN:
9780199570683
eISBN:
9780191723186
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199570683.003.0004
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Public and Welfare, International

The objective of this chapter is to assess whether the carbon‐energy taxes introduced under the environmental tax reforms (ETRs) that were implemented in seven European Union countries between 1990 ... More


Conclusion

Christine Folch

in Hydropolitics: The Itaipu Dam, Sovereignty, and the Engineering of Modern South America

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780691186603
eISBN:
9780691197524
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691186603.003.0008
Subject:
Anthropology, Social and Cultural Anthropology

This chapter talks about future possibilities relating to the Itaipú Binational Dam. In 2023, important parts of the binational treaty must be renegotiated, and the financial arrangements are once ... More


Delivering fuel poverty objectives within the context of globalised energy markets

Carolyn Snell

in Social Policy in an Era of Competition: From Global to Local Perspectives

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9781447326274
eISBN:
9781447326328
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447326274.003.0006
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

This chapter explores claims made by policy makers in the UK that, despite having no control over global energy markets, existing policy protects households vulnerable to fuel poverty through the ... More


Introduction: An Overview from 30,000 Feet

James M. Griffin

in A Smart Energy Policy: An Economist's Rx for Balancing Cheap, Clean, and Secure Energy

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300149852
eISBN:
9780300149869
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300149852.003.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

This chapter outlines the best energy policy for balancing the often-competing goals of cheap, clean, and secure energy, and which would use the price system to fundamentally alter consumer behavior, ... More


Peaceful Power Transition

Evan Hillebrand and Stacy Closson

in Energy, Economic Growth, and Geopolitical Futures: Eight Long-Range Scenarios

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
September 2015
ISBN:
9780262028899
eISBN:
9780262328722
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262028899.003.0004
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

This third scenario is marked by high energy prices, strong growth, and global harmony. In this scenario the world economy recovers from the stagnation in 2008-2012, pushing up energy prices sharply. ... More


Eco World

Evan Hillebrand and Stacy Closson

in Energy, Economic Growth, and Geopolitical Futures: Eight Long-Range Scenarios

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
September 2015
ISBN:
9780262028899
eISBN:
9780262328722
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262028899.003.0007
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

This sixth scenario is marked by high energy prices, weak growth, and global harmony. The United States and the European Union have only weak recoveries from the travails of 2008-2013, and China is ... More


A New Bipolarity

Evan Hillebrand and Stacy Closson

in Energy, Economic Growth, and Geopolitical Futures: Eight Long-Range Scenarios

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
September 2015
ISBN:
9780262028899
eISBN:
9780262328722
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262028899.003.0006
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

This fifth scenario is marked by high energy prices, strong growth, and global disharmony. The world economy recovers from the quagmire of 2008, pushing up energy prices sharply. China continues to ... More


Catching Up to America

Evan Hillebrand and Stacy Closson

in Energy, Economic Growth, and Geopolitical Futures: Eight Long-Range Scenarios

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
September 2015
ISBN:
9780262028899
eISBN:
9780262328722
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262028899.003.0002
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

This chapter and the next seven offer scenarios. The first scenario is marked by low energy prices, strong growth, and global harmony. The OECD suffers a decade of low growth in the 2010s while Asian ... More


Regional Mercantilism

Evan Hillebrand and Stacy Closson

in Energy, Economic Growth, and Geopolitical Futures: Eight Long-Range Scenarios

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
September 2015
ISBN:
9780262028899
eISBN:
9780262328722
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262028899.003.0005
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

This fourth scenario is marked by high energy prices, weak growth, and global disharmony. Economic weakness in the United States and Washington’s failure to come to grips with its long-term problems ... More


Ambition Fuels Rivalry

Evan Hillebrand and Stacy Closson

in Energy, Economic Growth, and Geopolitical Futures: Eight Long-Range Scenarios

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
September 2015
ISBN:
9780262028899
eISBN:
9780262328722
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262028899.003.0008
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

This seventh scenario is marked by low energy prices, strong growth, and global disharmony. Rapid technological change particularly in energy and nanotechnology is assumed to produce strong economic ... More


Biodiesel: A Source of Growth and Uncertainty in Vegetable Oil Markets

Derek Byerlee, Walter P. Falcon, and Rosamond L. Naylor

in The Tropical Oil Crop Revolution: Food, Feed, Fuel, and Forests

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780190222987
eISBN:
9780190223014
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190222987.003.0006
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

The rapid takeoff in vegetable oils for biodiesel, which accounts for almost half the growth of consumption of vegetable oils since 2003 is described. The major drivers of the growth of biodiesel are ... More


Global Backtracking

Evan Hillebrand and Stacy Closson

in Energy, Economic Growth, and Geopolitical Futures: Eight Long-Range Scenarios

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
September 2015
ISBN:
9780262028899
eISBN:
9780262328722
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262028899.003.0003
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

This second scenario is marked by low energy prices, weak growth, and global disharmony. The United States and the European Union falter because their macroeconomic policies fail to address ... More


Natural Disasters Promote Unity

Evan Hillebrand and Stacy Closson

in Energy, Economic Growth, and Geopolitical Futures: Eight Long-Range Scenarios

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
September 2015
ISBN:
9780262028899
eISBN:
9780262328722
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262028899.003.0009
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

This eighth scenario is marked by low energy prices, weak growth, and global harmony. A series of catastrophic natural disasters bring disparate countries together in humanitarian relief efforts ... More


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