Publication: The Impact of Higher Oil Prices on Low Income Countries and the Poor : Impacts and Policies
This note is designed to provide a brief of how the current oil price increases are expected to impact low income countries and poorer households. By tracing the transmission mechanisms of the shocks it points to areas where mitigating policies for the present and for the future can be focused.
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“Bacon, Robert. 2006. The Impact of Higher Oil Prices on Low Income Countries and the Poor : Impacts and Policies. Knowledge Exchange series;no. 1. © World Bank, Washington, DC. http://hdl.handle.net/10986/17963 License: CC BY 3.0 IGO.”