Impact of High Energy Prices

  • Subhes C. Bhattacharyya


This chapter focuses on the issue of high energy prices and their impacts on the economy. As the impact would be different for the importing and exporting countries, this chapter considers them separately. The purpose of this chapter is to explain the economic dimension of the problem and discusses the policies that can be taken to improve the situation.


Energy Intensity High Energy Price Windfall Gain Spending Effect Energy Price Shock 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Centre for Energy, Petroleum and Mineral Law and PolicyUniversity of DundeeDundeeUK

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