Electricity Tariff Rationalization Study

Date: August 1996
Document Type: Technical Assistance Reports

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The TA aims to (i) analyze in detail the nature and extent of the prevailing cross-subsidies and the social impact of eliminating them; and (ii) in the context of the ongoing privatization program, develop an appropriate medium-term strategy, together with a time-bound program, for gradually phasing out the cross-subsidies and replacing them with direct subsidies, where necessitated by social and equity considerations.