On the distributional impact of a carbon tax in developing countries: the case of Indonesia

@article{Yusuf2015OnTD,
  title={On the distributional impact of a carbon tax in developing countries: the case of Indonesia},
  author={A. Yusuf and Budy P. Resosudarmo},
  journal={Environmental Economics and Policy Studies},
  year={2015},
  volume={17},
  pages={131-156}
}
  • A. Yusuf, Budy P. Resosudarmo
  • Published 2015
  • Economics
  • Environmental Economics and Policy Studies
  • AbstractThis paper, using a computable general equilibrium model with highly disaggregated household groups, analyses the distributional impact of a carbon tax in a developing economy. Indonesia, one of the largest carbon emitters among developing countries, is utilized as a case study in this paper. The result suggests that, in contrast to most industrialised country studies, the introduction of a carbon tax in Indonesia is not necessarily regressive. The structural change and resource… CONTINUE READING
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