ID 54060
Submitting Entity Global Subsidies Initiative
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Title A Subsidy Primer
Description An overview of concepts, definitions, issues related to subsidies, prepared by the Global Subsidies Initiative (GSI), established in 2005 by the International Institute for Sustainable Development (IISD). The GSI is dedicated to analyzing subsidies – transfers of public money to private interests – and how they support or undermine efforts to achieve sustainable development.
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Additional Information
Regions Global
Incentive Measures Positive Incentives (subsidies, tax breaks, ...)
Reform of Perverse Incentives
Keywords Subsidy reform
  • United Nations
  • United Nations Environment Programme