Social Protection

This is the impact fiscal policy can have on greenhouse gas emissions

Regardless of the choice, early adoption of a fiscal strategy will help meet mitigation pledges on time. Image: Unsplash/Chris LeBoutillier

Jihad Azour
Director of the Middle East and Central Asia Department, International Monetary Fund
Gareth Anderson
Economist, Middle East and Central Asia Department at the International Monetary Fund
Ling Zhu
Economist, Middle East and Central Asia Department at the International Monetary Fund
Share:
The Big Picture
Explore and monitor how Social Protection is affecting economies, industries and global issues
Crowdsource Innovation
Get involved with our crowdsourced digital platform to deliver impact at scale
Stay up to date:

Social Protection

A graph showing emission targets for Middle East and Central Asia from 1990-2030.
Only a few countries have achieved a 7% reduction while maintaining economic growth. Image: IMF.
A graphic showing Middle East, North Africa, Pakistan and central Asia's change in carbon rate.
An introduction of a carbon tax of $8 per ton of CO2 emissions in the Middle East and North Africa. Image: IMF.

Discover

What's the World Economic Forum doing about the transition to clean energy?

Have you read?
Don't miss any update on this topic

Create a free account and access your personalized content collection with our latest publications and analyses.

License and Republishing

World Economic Forum articles may be republished in accordance with the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivatives 4.0 International Public License, and in accordance with our Terms of Use.

The views expressed in this article are those of the author alone and not the World Economic Forum.

Related topics:
Social ProtectionEnergy TransitionClimate Change
Share:
Global Agenda

The Agenda Weekly

A weekly update of the most important issues driving the global agenda

Subscribe today

You can unsubscribe at any time using the link in our emails. For more details, review our privacy policy.

What is being done to improve adoption rates in India?

Vidyadhar Prabhudesai

November 23, 2022

About Us

Events

Media

Partners & Members

Language Editions

Privacy Policy & Terms of Service

© 2023 World Economic Forum