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Financing Renewable Energy Development in East Asia Summit Countries: A Primer of Effective Policy Instruments
(Economic Research Institute for ASEAN and East Asia, 2015-09-30)
The East Asia Summit (EAS) region is still experiencing significant growth in energy demand, especially in the form of electricity, at faster rates than the world average. This is mainly driven by industrialisation, urbanisation, motorisation and ...
Economic Impact of Removing Energy Subsidies in Malaysia
(Economic Research Institute for ASEAN and East Asia, 2016-10-30)
The petroleum subsidy alone was over RM20 billion, which corresponds to around 10 percent of the total government expenditure. Malaysia’s fiscal deficit was 4.5 percent of the gross domestic product (GDP) in 2012, and the government aims to reduce it ...