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Privatization

Critical Perspectives on the World Economy

By Piotr Jasinski, George Yarrow

Routledge – 1997 – 1,824 pages

Series: Critical Perspectives on the World Economy

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    978-0-415-12124-8
    August 28th 1996

Description

This title is the first in the Critical Perspectives on the World Economy series. With a new introduction by the editors it brings together the most significant contributions on privatization including material on the philosophical and historical context.

Specific subjects covered include:

* regulation and competition policy

* different forms and techniques of privatization

* the impact of privatization.

Drawing on an enormous range of sources, the collection includes material by Hayek, Harold Demsetz, Douglass North, Janos Kornai, Jean Tirole and Jeffrey Sachs. It is an indispensible reference for policy makers, as well as academics concerned with economic policy and public economics.

Contents

Volume I: Part 1. Philosophy Part 2. History of Economic Analysis Part 3. Economics of Property Rights Part 4. Comparative Performance Part 5. Political Economy

Volume II: Part 6. Modern Economics of Privatization Part 7. Competition and Regulation Part 8. Other Privatizations Part 9. Techniques of Privatization

Volume III: Part 10. Effects of Privatization Part 11. Transformational Privatization: Issues and Experiences Part 12. Developing Countries

Volume IV: Part 13. Transformational Privatization: The Design Part 14. Associated Issues

Author Bio

Geoge Yarrow is a Fellow of Hertford College and Director of the Regulatory Policy Research Centre, University of Oxford. Piotr Jasinski is Research Director at the Regulatory Policy Research Centre.

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  1. Economics

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