Documents & Reports

Search / Browse Documents


  

REFINE BY:

Specific Document Date Range

  • Showing 1 - 10 of 10 results
  • Display results in sets of
  • 10
  • 20
  • 50
Download To Excel [x]
Distributional impacts of energy cross-subsidization in transition economies : evidence from Belarus (English)

Subsidies and cross-subsidies in the energy sector are common throughout Eastern Europe and Central Asia. In Belarus, revenues from an industrial tariff on electricity are used to cross-subsidize heating for households. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7385 AUG 06, 2015

Grainger,Corbett Alden; Zhang,Fan; Schreiber,Andrew William

Rate of return regulation and emission permits trading under uncertainty (English)

This paper analyzes the dynamic effects of rate-of-return regulation on firms’ emissions compliance behavior when the price of emissions permits is uncertain. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7343 JUN 26, 2015

Zhang,Fan; Huang,Tao

Firm competitiveness and the European union emissions trading scheme (English)

The European Union Emissions Trading Scheme is the first international cap-and-trade program for carbon dioxide and the largest carbon pricing regime in the world. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS6662 OCT 01, 2013

Chan, Hei Sing; Li, Shanjun; Zhang, Fan

Growing green : the economic benefits of climate action (English)

In the first post-transition decade after the fall of communism, Europe and Central Asia (ECA) moved its economy from plan to market. In the second decade, the 2000s, it moved from social division to inclusion. ... See More +

Publication 76821 APR 15, 2013

Deichmann, Uwe; Zhang, Fan

The energy transition of the transition economies : an empirical analysis (English)

The aggregate manufacturing energy intensity of 28 countries in Eastern Europe and Central Asia had declined by 35 percent during 1998-2008. This study reveals strong evidence of convergence: less efficient countries improved more rapidly and the cross-country variance in energy productivity narrowed over time. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS6387 MAR 01, 2013

Zhang, Fan

How fit are feed-in tariff policies ? evidence from the European wind market (English)

Feed-in tariffs have become the most widely used policy instrument to promote renewable energy deployment around the world. This paper examines the relation between tariff setting and policy outcome based on wind capacity expansion in 35 European countries over the 1991-2010 period. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS6376 FEB 01, 2013

Zhang, Fan

Growing green : the economic benefits of climate action (English)

In the two decades since they started their transition from command to market economy, countries in Europe and Central Asia (ECA) have gone through difficult changes. ... See More +

Working Paper 74884 JAN 01, 2013

Deichmann, Uwe; Zhang, Fan

Climate change policies and employment in Eastern Europe and Central Asia (English)

This paper analyzes the differential impact of climate change policies on employment in Eastern Europe and Central Asia. In particular, the paper examines (i) how vulnerable labor markets are in Eastern European and Central Asian countries to future carbon regulation, and (ii) what countries can do to mitigate some of the potential negative effects of these regulatory changes on employment. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS6294 DEC 01, 2012

Oral, Isil; Santos, Indhira; Zhang, Fan

Distributional impact analysis of the energy price reform in Turkey (English)

A pricing reform in Turkey increased the residential electricity tariff by more than 50 percent in 2008. The reform, aimed at encouraging energy efficiency and private investment, sparked considerable policy debate about its potential impact on household welfare. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS5831 OCT 01, 2011

Zhang, Fan

Does uncertainty matter ? A stochastic dynamic analysis of bankable emission permit trading for global climate change policy (English)

Emission permit trading is a centerpiece of the Kyoto Protocol which allows participating nations to trade and bank greenhouse gas permits under the Framework Convention on Climate Change. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS4215 APR 01, 2007

Zhang, Fan

Title Document Date Report No. Document Type Also available in
Distributional impacts of energy cross-subsidization in transition economies : evidence from Belarus (English)
See More +
AUG 06, 2015 WPS7385 Policy Research Working Paper
Rate of return regulation and emission permits trading under uncertainty (English)
See More +
JUN 26, 2015 WPS7343 Policy Research Working Paper
Firm competitiveness and the European union emissions trading scheme (English)
See More +
OCT 01, 2013 WPS6662 Policy Research Working Paper
Growing green : the economic benefits of climate action (English)
See More +
APR 15, 2013 76821 Publication
The energy transition of the transition economies : an empirical analysis (English)
See More +
MAR 01, 2013 WPS6387 Policy Research Working Paper
How fit are feed-in tariff policies ? evidence from the European wind market (English)
See More +
FEB 01, 2013 WPS6376 Policy Research Working Paper
Growing green : the economic benefits of climate action (English)
See More +
JAN 01, 2013 74884 Working Paper
Climate change policies and employment in Eastern Europe and Central Asia (English)
See More +
DEC 01, 2012 WPS6294 Policy Research Working Paper
Distributional impact analysis of the energy price reform in Turkey (English)
See More +
OCT 01, 2011 WPS5831 Policy Research Working Paper
Does uncertainty matter ? A stochastic dynamic analysis of bankable emission permit trading for global climate change policy (English)
See More +
APR 01, 2007 WPS4215 Policy Research Working Paper