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The efficiency case for transit subsidies in the presence of a ‘soft’ budget constraint
(Universidad de Chile, Facultad de Economía y Negocios, 2017-07)
The main contribution of this paper is to discuss the implications of a ‘soft’ budget constraint on optimal transit fares and subsidies. We ﬁnd that the e↵ect of productive ine"ciencies on optimal fares and subsidy levels ...
LA APLICACIÓN SISTEMÁTICA DEL ACUERDO SOBRE LA AGRICULTURA Y EL ACUERDO SOBRE SUBVENCIONES Y MEDIDAS COMPENSATORIAS: UNA APROXIMACIÓN A LOS SUBSIDIOS AGRÍCOLAS CON BASE EN SUS EFECTOSTHE CUMULATIVE APPLICATION OF THE AGREEMENT ON AGRICULTURE AND THE SUBSIDIES AND COUNTERVAILING MEASURES AGREEMENT: AN APPROACH TO AGRICULTURAL SUBSIDIES BASED ON ITS EFFECTS
Energy subsidies, public investment and endogenous growth
(ElsevierReino Unido, 2017)
We consider impacts of fossil fuel subsidy reforms on economic growth, focusing mostly on the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) countries. The main empirical result is that a country that initially subsidizes its fossil ...
A new look at the incidence of public transport subsidies: a case study of Santiago, Chile
(Universidad de Chile, Facultad de Economía y Negocios, 2007)
Most public transport subsidies in developing countries are justified on equity or social grounds. However, it is not clear how well current subsidies meet these objectives. In this paper we evaluate several public ...
Short-Term Land use Planning and Optimal Subsidies
(Springer New York LLC, 2019)
Urban planning is a complex problem which includes choosing a social objective for a city, finding the associated optimal allocation of agents and identifying instruments like subsidies to decentralize this allocation as ...
The need of subsidy for the implementation of photovoltaic solar energy as supporting of decentralized electrical power generation in Brazil
The growing demand for electrical power and the limited capital invested to provide this power is forcing countries like Brazil to search for new alternatives for electrical power generation. The purpose of this paper is ...