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Ian Parry

Ian Parry is Principal Environmental Fiscal Policy Expert in the IMF’s Fiscal Affairs Department.

Titles by This Editor

Reform Priorities
Edited by Ian Parry

The European Union (EU) faces critical challenges in energy policy making, the most pressing of which are how to achieve the deep greenhouse gas reductions promised at the December 2015 UN Conference of the Parties in Paris, and how this effort can be coordinated with already existing policies. Energy policy is primarily a member state responsibility, and policy makers need an overarching view of the main issues in energy policy and their interaction with environmental policies.