Series: IMF Working Papers
Author(s): Pritha Mitra , and Ruben Atoyan
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 15 October 2012
Keywords: government expenditure and related policies, welfare, social assistance, gas consumption, gas demand, gas imports, gas pricing policy, welfare., General,
Ukraine's gas pricing policy subsidizes gas and heating for all households. As the cost of imported gas rises, this policy increasingly weighs on government finances, sustains energy over-consumption, dampens inves...