This paper analyzes data from cellphone-based origin-destination flows to assess the effect of community quarantines on urban mobility in the Philippines after the initial outbreak of COVID-19 in 2020.
This study develops a framework to analyze urban water tariff setting and its welfare implications and applies this to panel data on more than 200 cities in the People’s Republic of China in the 2000s.
16 Nov 2017 | Papers and Briefs | Economics Working Papers
Findings indicate that PPPs significantly improve water utilities’ performance in the People’s Republic of China by reducing subsidy ratio, number of employment, and improving total factor productivity.
01 Oct 2012 | Papers and Briefs | Economics Working Papers
This paper investigates household characteristics and behavioral factors that contribute to the adoption and ownership of compact fluorescent lights in Pakistan and examines the impact of this adoption on electricity usage.
The rapid pace of growth, the sectoral structure of the economy, the sources of energy used, and increased urbanization are four large-scale drivers behind the complex environmental agenda of the People's Republic of China (PRC).