Tag: Computable General Equilibrium (CGE)

  • Assessing Kuwaiti Energy Pricing Reforms

    By: Manal Shehabi

    From mid-2014 Kuwait has experienced a substantial drop in its oil export price and, consequently, government revenue, causing a severe fiscal deficit and impaired economic performance.  Cutting energy subsidies has become a policy priority.  In the face of widespread opposition, the government raised gasoline prices in August 2016, proclaiming such reform key to solving its […]