Ezra Klein of the Washington Post wrote: 'Advertising is the great subsidizer
of the press, entertainment, and online services.
According to IMF (2013), the PRC is the second largest subsidizer
of energy providing nearly US$279 billion in energy subsidies in 2011 accounting for 15% of world energy subsidies.
The federal government's superior access to credit, backed after the creation of the Bank of Canada by the power to monetize debt, increased its attractiveness as a subsidizer
of provincial programs.
For over 80 years it received financial and material support from the Portuguese and Spanish treasuries and the </Estado da India/, and in its later and most decisive stages from the Ethiopian state, which became a major subsidizer
of the project.
Add to this list the state's crucial role as a consumer, creditor and subsidizer
of last resort for merchants, small-scale business and peasants.
Who's going to lobby harder on the matter: the subsidizer
or the subsidized?
Government -- subsidizer
of Solyndra, operator of the ethanol program, creator of HealthCare.
The federal government is a major subsidizer
of the agriculture industry, including its crop insurance, subsidies and Noninsured Crop Disaster Assistance Program, which provides a minimal level of assistance to uninsured farmers should a national disaster seriously affect product output.
, the Price Stability Fund - which buys wheat flour, tomato paste, sugar and rice - says it has not issued any international sugar tenders in 2012, but had been buying from Libyan companies following last year's war.
During the three decades of Mubarak's rule, Egypt became the world top wheat importer and subsidizer
of bread that is estimated to cost some $ 2 billion annually.
This means that compared to other Caribbean islands, Puerto Rico has had to pay up to 25 percent more for imported goods at the same time that it has become the main subsidizer
of the US merchant fleet due to the fact that its exports must be shipped by US freighters (HE 251).
Dr B Mohanty, Director, MOPNG, explained that China moved from being the second largest energy subsidizer
to being the tenth largest through regular price revision by companies based on the 'price band mechanism' and targeted subsidy delivery.