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Vol 23 No 4 April/May 2018

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Edited by: Alexander Learmonth, Charlotte Ford, Julia Clark, John Ross Martyn
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Regulation and Economics

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Edited by: Roger van den Bergh, Alessio M. Pacces

ISBN13: 9781847203434
Published: April 2012
Publisher: Edward Elgar Publishing Limited
Country of Publication: UK
Format: Hardback
Price: £246.00



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This comprehensive volume provides a state-of-the-art overview of regulatory economics and reviews the main theories, tools and domains of regulation. The book is divided into six parts: regulation in general; tools of regulation; social regulation; regulation of public utilities; regulation of non-natural-monopolies, and regulation of professions.

Regulation and Economics begins with a valuable introductory chapter on the law and economics of regulation followed by 17 concise chapters on specific subjects in regulation including highly topical matters such as regulation of banking, finance and insurance; energy markets and telecommunications; environmental and risk regulation. Providing an overview of the most important insights in regulatory economics and providing a useful access point to the more specialized literature in this area, this unique book will particularly benefit students of law and economics, as well as academics and government officials of regulatory agencies.

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Subjects:
Constitutional and Administrative Law
Contents:
An Introduction to the Law and Economics of Regulation

PART I: REGULATION IN GENERAL
1. Economic Theories of Regulation

PART II: REGULATORY TOOLS
2. Price Regulation: Theory and Performance
3. Regulation of Information and Advertising

PART III: SOCIAL REGULATION
4. Consumer Protection in the European Union
5. Environmental Regulation
6. Risk Regulation

PART IV: REGULATION OF PUBLIC UTILITIES
7. Telecommunications Regulation
8. Electricity Regulation
9. Regulation of the Natural Gas Industry
10. Regulation of Water and Wastewater
11. Regulation of the Global Transport Industry: An Institutional Account

PART V: REGULATION OF NON-NATURAL-MONOPOLIES
12. Insurance Regulation
13. Regulation of Banking and Financial Markets
14. Regulation of the Biopharmaceutical Industry

PART VI: REGULATION OF PROFESSIONS
15. Regulation of the Legal Profession
16. Regulation of Medical Professions
17. Regulation of Accountants

Index