Subsidizing fossil fuel dependence

Subsidizing fossil fuel dependence

Journal articles:

  • Cheon, A., Lackner, M., and Urpelainen, J. “Instruments of Political Control: National Oil Companies, Oil Prices, and Petroleum Subsidies.” Comparative Political Studies 48.3 (2015): 370-402. [SSRN] [Publication]
  • Cheon, A., Urpelainen, J., and Lackner, M. “Why Do Governments Subsidize Gasoline Consumption? An Empirical Analysis of Global Gasoline Prices, 2002–2009.” Energy Policy 56 (2013): 382-390. [ResearchGate] [Publication]

Briefing paper:

  • Benes, K., Cheon, A., Urpelainen, J., and Yang, J. “Low Oil Prices: An Opportunity for Fuel Subsidy Reform.” Policy Paper for Center on Global Energy Policy, Columbia University, 2015. [Publication]

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