RETA 7834: Assessment and Implications of Rationalizing and Phasing Out Fossil Fuel Subsidies: Finalization Conference Report

Date: July 2014
Type: Conference Proceedings


This publication presents preliminary findings of an ADB technical assistance study on fossil fuel subsidy reform in India, Indonesia, and Thailand, and the feedback at a conference from peer reviewers, policy makers, and experts in economics, energy, environment and poverty issues. The study quantifies fossil-fuel subsidies, analyzes the economic, energy, and environmental impacts of subsidy reform, and discusses social welfare measures to mitigate the negative impacts of reforms on households.


  • Conference Agenda
  • Summary Proceedings
  • Opening Remarks
  • Presentations
  • Closing Remarks
  • List of Participants
  • Executive Summary