Automatic Fuel Pricing Mechanisms with Price Smoothing : Design, Implementation, and Fiscal Implications »
Series: Technical Notes and Manuals
Author(s): David Coady , Javier Arze del Granado , Luc Eyraud , and Anita Tuladhar
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 24 January 2013
Keywords: Petroleum products, price smoothing, fuel taxes, price, prices, retail, pricing, volatility
Many developing and emerging countries do not fully pass-through increases in international fuel prices to domestic retail prices, with adverse consequences for fuel tax revenues and tax volatility. The adoption of...