Understanding Regulation: Theory, Strategy, and Practice

Understanding Regulation: Theory, Strategy, and Practice

by Robert Baldwin, Martin Cave
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0198774389

ISBN-13: 9780198774389

Pub. Date: 07/28/1999

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

The way in which regulation works is a key concern of industries, consumers, citizens, and governments alike. Understanding Regulation takes the reader through the central issues of regulation and discusses these from a number of disciplinary perspectives. The fundamental strategies, institutions, and explanations of regulation are reviewed and the means of

Overview

The way in which regulation works is a key concern of industries, consumers, citizens, and governments alike. Understanding Regulation takes the reader through the central issues of regulation and discusses these from a number of disciplinary perspectives. The fundamental strategies, institutions, and explanations of regulation are reviewed and the means of identifying "good" regulation are outlined.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780198774389
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, USA
Publication date:
07/28/1999
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
384
Product dimensions:
9.20(w) x 6.10(h) x 0.70(d)
Lexile:
1730L (what's this?)

Table of Contents

1: Introduction
Part I: Fundamentals
2: Why Regulate?
3: What is 'Good' Regulation?
4: Explaining Regulation
5: Regulatory Failure
6: Regulating Risks
Part II: Strategies
7: Regulatory Strategies
8: Self-regulation, Meta Regulation, and Regulatory Mixes
9: Franchising
10: Emissions Trading
Part III: Rules and Enforcement
11: Enforcing Regulation
12: Responsive Regulation
13: Risk Based Regulation
14: Standards and Principles
Part IV: Quality and Evaluation
15: Cost-Benefit Analysis and Regulatory Impact Assessment
16: Accountability, Procedures, and Fairness
17: Regulatory Competition and Coordination
Part V: Regulation at Different Levels of Government
18: Multi-Level Regulation
19: Regulation and the European Union
20: Regulation and Development
21: Global and International Regulation
Part VI: Network Issues
22: Regulating Prices in Natural Monopolies
23: Using Competition in Network Industries
24: Contestability and Separation in Network Industries
25: Implementing Price Controls
26: Efficiency and Innovation in Network Industries
Part VII: Conclusions
27: Conclusions
1. Introduction
Part I: Fundamentals
2. Why Regulate?
3. What is 'Good' Regulation?
4. Explaining Regulation
5. Regulatory Failure
6. Regulating Risks
Part II: Strategies
7. Regulatory Strategies
8. Self-regulation, Meta Regulation, and Regulatory Mixes
9. Franchising
10. Emissions Trading
Part III: Rules and Enforcement
11. Enforcing Regulation
12. Responsive Regulation
13. Risk Based Regulation
14. Standards and Principles
Part IV: Quality and Evaluation
15. Cost-Benefit Analysis and Regulatory Impact Assessment
16. Accountability, Procedures, and Fairness
17. Regulatory Competition and Coordination
Part V: Regulation at Different Levels of Government
18. Multi-Level Regulation
19. Regulation and the European Union
20. Regulation and Development
21. Global and International Regulation
Part VI: Network Issues
22. Regulating Prices in Natural Monopolies
23. Using Competition in Network Industries
24. Contestability and Separation in Network Industries
25. Implementing Price Controls
26. Efficiency and Innovation in Network Industries
Part VII: Conclusions
27. Conclusions

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