IMF: End energy subsidies

IMF: End energy subsidies

There are 3 comments on the Christian Science Monitor story from Mar 29, 2013, titled IMF: End energy subsidies. In it, Christian Science Monitor reports that:

A chimney in an industrial area of Sydney emits vapor. Eliminating energy subsidies would ease budgetary pressures on cash-strapped governments and slow global carbon emissions, according to a new report from the IMF.

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PHD

Cibolo, TX

#1 Mar 29, 2013
"It’s very tough at this time to achieve consensus on any of these issues," said Aparna Mathur, an economist at the conservative-leaning American Enterprise Institute in Washington. "I hope we’ll move towards a more transparent system where we’ll know what’s being subsidized and not."

Aparna Mathur is an economist who writes about taxes and wages. She has been a consultant to the World Bank and has taught economics at the University of Maryland.
Maybe they need a new consultant.
SpaceBlues

United States

#2 Mar 30, 2013
PHD wrote:
"It’s very tough at this time to achieve consensus on any of these issues," said Aparna Mathur, an economist at the conservative-leaning American Enterprise Institute in Washington. "I hope we’ll move towards a more transparent system where we’ll know what’s being subsidized and not."
Aparna Mathur is an economist who writes about taxes and wages. She has been a consultant to the World Bank and has taught economics at the University of Maryland.
Maybe they need a new consultant.
Maybe not.
PHD

Cibolo, TX

#3 Mar 31, 2013
SpaceBlues wrote:
<quoted text>Maybe not.
Could be should be "WOW" now I post like you do in scientific science fiction.

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