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.
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.
Responding to the discussion, Erik Hurst agreed with Blinder that the way to frame the subsidy issue was to say that there are costs as well as benefits from subsidization, and one of the aims of the paper was to point out that the net costs could be substantial, especially if the targeted firms do not respond in the way the subsidizer
9) Mississippi's American Family Organization spent another $140,000 as the sole subsidizer
of a group called Iowa for Freedom, and three other groups combined to contribute a total of $170,000 to anti-retention efforts.
American producers are subsidized up to 50% of world prices, with China the next highest subsidizer
, at 20% of world prices.
The same sources said that Director General of Qatar Foundation for Human Trafficking Combating Maryam Al-Maliki will submit during the meeting a report on the role of Qatar as subsidizer
and financer of the above-mentioned initiative in addition to a report presented by the Norwegian delegate on the role of his country in offering financial support to the Arab initiative.
Ultimately, the subsidizer
might pronounce those dreadfully enslaving words, "You now work for me.
And with tourism down, nickel prices down, and last year's tobacco crop flattened-and with Venezuela, Cuba's most important regional ally and budget subsidizer
, reeling from the drop in oil prices-Havana's sources of cash are not keeping up with its mounting debt.