Regulating utilities new issues, new solutions

Every year the Institute of Economic Affairs and the London Business School publish a volume of essays about Britain's system of utility regulation, with additional discussion of regulation in other countries. The book is a must for those interested in regulation, because it is an up-to-date re...

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Main Author: Robinson, Colin
Corporate Authors: Edward Elgar Publishing, Institute of Economic Affairs (Great Britain), London Business School
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Cheltenham, U.K Edward Elgar c2001
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Collection: Edward Elgar eBooks Archive 1993-2015 - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Summary:Every year the Institute of Economic Affairs and the London Business School publish a volume of essays about Britain's system of utility regulation, with additional discussion of regulation in other countries. The book is a must for those interested in regulation, because it is an up-to-date review of the major issues in the field and includes the views of the sector regulators and the general competition authorities
1. Water : the 1999 price review / Colin Mayer, chairman's comments, Colin Robinson -- 2. Alternative approaches to financial regulation / David Llewellyn ; chairman's comments, Howard Davies -- 3. Competition act assessments and economic efficiency / George Yarrow ; chairman's comments, John Bridgeman -- 4. NETA and transmission / Ralph Turvey ; chairman's comments, Eileen Marshall -- 5. The future of European communications regulation : an assessment of the European Commission's 1999 communication review / Martin Cave and Luigi Prosperetti ; chairman's comments, David Edmonds -- 6. Railway franchising : is it sufficient? On-rail competition in the privatized passenger rail industry / Ian Jones ; chairman's comments, Tom Winsor -- 7. A new deal for airports? / David Starkie ; chairman's comments, Malcolm Field -- 8. Gas : regulatory response to social needs / Catherine Waddams ; chairman's comments, Callum McCarthy -- 9. The competition commission : prospects and problems / Dan Goyder ; chairman's comments, Derek Morris
Physical Description:xxi, 226 p ill
ISBN:9781840644791
1840644796
9781843763000