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The rise in global gas prices is being passed on disproportionately to the poor by utility companies

Leunig, Tim (2011) The rise in global gas prices is being passed on disproportionately to the poor by utility companies. British Politics and Policy at LSE (17 Aug 2011). Blog Entry.

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Abstract

In this short comment, Tim Leunig explains why the recent rise in gas prices will affect the poorest the most.

Item Type: Website (Blog Entry)
Official URL: http://blogs.lse.ac.uk/politicsandpolicy/
Additional Information: © 2011 the author
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HC Economic History and Conditions
H Social Sciences > HD Industries. Land use. Labor
JEL classification: E - Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics > E3 - Prices, Business Fluctuations, and Cycles > E31 - Price Level; Inflation; Deflation
Q - Agricultural and Natural Resource Economics; Environmental and Ecological Economics > Q4 - Energy > Q43 - Energy and the Macroeconomy
Sets: Departments > Economic History
Research centres and groups > Spatial Economics Research Centre
Collections > British Politics and Policy at LSE
Collections > Economists Online
Date Deposited: 23 Aug 2011 08:10
Last Modified: 23 Aug 2011 08:10
URI: http://eprints.lse.ac.uk/id/eprint/37960

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