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The End of a Natural Monopoly: Deregulation and Competition in the Electric Power Industry / Edition 1
     

The End of a Natural Monopoly: Deregulation and Competition in the Electric Power Industry / Edition 1

by Daniel H. Cole, Peter Grossman
 

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ISBN-10: 0762309954

ISBN-13: 9780762309955

Pub. Date: 12/03/2003

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

This book addresses the fundamental issues underlying the debate over electric power regulation and deregulation. After decades of the presumption that the electric power industry was a natural monopoly,
recent times have seen a trend of deregulation followed by panicked re-regulation. This important book critically analyses this controversial area from a legal

Overview

This book addresses the fundamental issues underlying the debate over electric power regulation and deregulation. After decades of the presumption that the electric power industry was a natural monopoly,
recent times have seen a trend of deregulation followed by panicked re-regulation. This important book critically analyses this controversial area from a legal and economic perspective.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780762309955
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
12/03/2003
Series:
Economics of Legal Relationships Series
Pages:
256
Product dimensions:
6.25(w) x 9.25(h) x 0.69(d)

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Table of Contents

Introduction P.Z. Grossman and D.H. Cole
1. Is anything naturally a monopoly? P.Z. Grossman
2. The origins and development of electric power regulation R.L. Bradley, Jr
3. The "Regulatory Contract" D.H. Cole
4. The Zenith of the natural monopoly system P.Z. Grossman
5. Whither natural monopoly? J.P. Tomain
6. Universal service in competitive retail electric markets J. Rossi
7. Stranded benefits vs. stranded costs in utility deregulation R.W. Cearley and D.H. Cole
8. Why the music is off-key when lawyers sing from economists' songbooks or why public utility deregulation will fail A.P. Morriss
9. Does the end of a natural monopoly mean deregulation? P.Z. Grossman

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