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  1. International Handbook on Economic Regulation

    International Handbook on Economic Regulation

    Edited by Michael A. Crew, David Parker
    Michael Crew and David Parker have compiled a comprehensive, up-to-date and detailed analytical work on leading research issues in the economics of regulation. With contributions from international specialists in economic regulation, the Handbook provides a comprehensive discussion of major developments in both the theory and practice of regulatory economics. This book will be an indispensable source for both students and practitioners of regulation. Learn More
    2006   Hardback Price: $ 232.00   Web: $ 208.80
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    2008   Paperback Price: $ 84.00   Web: $ 67.20
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  2. Regulating Utilities and Promoting Competition

    Regulating Utilities and Promoting Competition

    Edited by Colin Robinson
    Regulating Utilities and Promoting Competition continues the series of annual books, published in association with the Institute of Economic Affairs and the London Business School, which critically review the state of utility regulation and competition policy. Learn More
    2006   Hardback Price: $ 128.00   Web: $ 115.20
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  3. Regulating Development

    Regulating Development

    Edited by Edmund Amann
    Regulating Development examines the impact that regulation – good or bad – can have on the development of poorer societies. It opens with a succinct review of critical issues, including the implications of the spread of intellectual property rights legislation and the role of the World Trade Organisation (WTO). Learn More
    2006   Hardback Price: $ 151.00   Web: $ 135.90
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  4. Beyond the Regulation Approach

    Beyond the Regulation Approach

    Bob Jessop, Ngai-Ling Sum
    This book presents a detailed and critical account of the regulation approach in institutional and evolutionary economics. Offering both a theoretical commentary and a range of empirical examples, it identifies the successes and failures of the regulation approach as an explanatory theory, and proposes new guidelines for its further development. Learn More
    2006   Hardback Price: $ 202.00   Web: $ 181.80
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  5. Regulation through Agencies in the EU

    Regulation through Agencies in the EU

    Edited by Damien Geradin, Rodolphe Muñoz, Nicolas Petit
    The past decade has witnessed a proliferation of regulatory agencies at both the national and the EU level. This coherent and clearly structured book is the first of its kind to analyse in equal measure, and interdependently, both national regulatory authorities and European agencies. It brings together a select group of highly esteemed contributors – authorities in their fields – to provide a systematic and over-arching view of regulation in the EU. Unlike many of the previous attempts to shed light on this increasingly opaque and complex co-existence of regulatory systems, this book takes a genuinely multi-disciplinary approach with integrated perspectives from law, politics and economics. Learn More
    2006   Hardback Price: $ 156.00   Web: $ 140.40
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  6. Refining Regulatory Regimes

    Refining Regulatory Regimes

    Edited by David Coen, Adrienne Héritier
    With regulation seeking to foster competition at the same time as also having to protect essential services, the authors investigate regulatory styles, costs of new regulatory functions and how firms in the new regulatory landscape access and influence regulatory authorities. The authors consider how EU pressures may hinder or help the functioning of new regulatory markets and the establishment of business–regulator relationships, as well as the broader policy implications for these new regulatory environments. The book also determines how regulatory authorities emerge and evolve under different state traditions and assesses, over time, the degree to which there is potential for convergence, divergence and continued differences as regulatory functions mature. Learn More
    2006   Hardback Price: $ 156.00   Web: $ 140.40
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  7. Institutional Reform, Regulation and Privatization

    Institutional Reform, Regulation and Privatization

    Edited by Rolf W. Künneke, Aad F. Correljé, John Groenewegen
    This book provides evolutionary and institutional perspectives on the reform of infrastructure industries, tracing the development of this process in a number of sectors and countries. Learn More
    2006   Hardback Price: $ 135.00   Web: $ 121.50
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  8. Regulatory Innovation

    Regulatory Innovation

    Edited by Julia Black, Martin Lodge, Mark Thatcher
    Much hype has been generated about the importance of innovation for public and private sector organisations. Regulatory Innovation offers the first detailed study of regulatory innovation in a multiplicity of countries and domains. This book draws on in-depth studies of innovation in regulatory instruments and practices across high- and low-technology sectors, across different countries and from the early to the late 20th century. Highlighting different ‘worlds’ of regulatory innovation – those of the individual, the organization, the state, the global polity, and innovation itself, this book offers a fresh perspective and valuable insights for the practice and study of regulatory innovation. Learn More
    2005   Hardback Price: $ 135.00   Web: $ 121.50
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  9. Governments, Competition and Utility Regulation

    Governments, Competition and Utility Regulation

    Edited by Colin Robinson
    Governments, Competition and Utility Regulation continues the series of annual books, published in association with the Institute of Economic Affairs and the London Business School, which critically reviews the state of utility regulation and competition policy. Learn More
    2005   Hardback Price: $ 135.00   Web: $ 121.50
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  10. Leading Issues in Competition, Regulation and Development

    Leading Issues in Competition, Regulation and Development

    Edited by Paul Cook, Colin Kirkpatrick, Martin Minogue, David Parker
    The book draws together contributions from leading experts across a range of disciplines including economics, law, politics and governance, public management and business management. The authors begin with an extensive overview of the issues of regulation and competition in developing countries, and carefully illustrate the important themes and concepts involved. Using a variety of country and sector case studies, they move on to focus on the problems of applicability and adaptation that are experienced in the process of transferring best practice policy models from developed to developing countries. The book presents a clear agenda for further empirical research and is notable for its rigorous exploration of the links between theory and practice. Learn More
    2004   Hardback Price: $ 188.00   Web: $ 169.20
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  11. Trends in Infrastructure Regulation and Financing

    Trends in Infrastructure Regulation and Financing

    Edited by Christian von Hirschhausen, Thorsten Beckers, Kay Mitusch
    This book provides a balanced presentation of international trends in infrastructure regulation and financing. Based on recent developments in microeconomic theory, it comprehensively discusses the role of the state and the private sector in infrastructure provision. Learn More
    2004   Hardback Price: $ 156.00   Web: $ 140.40
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  12. The Economics of Antitrust and Regulation in Telecommunications

    The Economics of Antitrust and Regulation in Telecommunications

    Edited by Pierre A. Buigues, Patrick Rey
    Contributing to a convergence of legal and economic approaches, The Economics of Antitrust and Regulation in Telecommunications integrates economic theory into current EU antitrust policy within the sector. The book addresses the role of competition and regulatory policies on a number of key issues in telecommunications, such as market definition, collective dominance, access to networks, and allocation of scarce resources. Learn More
    2004   Hardback Price: $ 263.00   Web: $ 236.70
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  13. International Handbook on Privatization

    International Handbook on Privatization

    Edited by David Parker, David Saal
    Privatization has dominated industrial restructuring programs since the 1980s and continues to do so. This authoritative and accessible Handbook considers all aspects of this key issue, including: the theory of privatization; privatization in transition, developed and developing economies; as well the economic regulation of privatized industries. Learn More
    2003   Hardback Price: $ 330.00   Web: $ 297.00
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  14. Competition in European Electricity Markets

    Competition in European Electricity Markets

    Edited by Jean-Michael Glachant, Dominique Finon
    This book focuses on the diversity of electricity reforms in Western Europe, drawing evidence from ten European Union memberstates plus Norway and Switzerland as associate members. The contributors analyse the various ways of introducing competition in the European electricity industries, and consider both the strategies of electricity companies and their behaviour in electricity marketplaces. They also offer an explanation of the differences of reforms by the institutions and the industrial structures of each country which shape the types of marketrules, industrial restructuring and public service regulations which have been adopted. Learn More
    2003   Hardback Price: $ 186.00   Web: $ 167.40
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  15. Privatisation and Corporate Performance

    Privatisation and Corporate Performance

    Edited by David Parker
    This is a carefully edited selection of the most important articles concerning the impact of privatisation on corporate performance. It consists of 26 of the most significant papers on the subject previously published in leading journals around the world. Following a new introductory overview of the subject by the editor, Privatisation and Corporate Performance is divided into four main sections. Part I features material on the theory of privatisation. Part II follows with empirical studies of state and private ownership. Part III consists of papers on empirical studies of privatisation. The final part focuses on outstanding issues of privatisation and corporate performance and includes pointers to future research. Learn More
    2001   Hardback Price: $ 357.00   Web: $ 321.30
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