Topics in Regulatory Economics and Policy

Postal and Delivery Services

Delivering on Competition

Editors: Crew, Michael A., Kleindorfer, Paul R. (Eds.)

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Postal and Delivery Services: Delivering on Competition is an indispensable source of information and analysis on the current state of the postal and delivery sector. It offers current insight into strategy, regulation as well as the economics of this sector. Issues addressed include international postal policy, the universal service obligation, regulation, competition, entry, the role of scale and scope economies, the nature and role of cost and demand analysis in postal service, productivity, interaction of law and economics, human resources, transition and reform issues.

Table of contents (20 chapters)

  • Balancing Access and the Universal Service Obligation

    Crew, Michael A. (et al.)

    Pages 3-32

  • Pricing and Worksharing Discounts in the Postal Sector

    Villemeur, Etienne Billette (et al.)

    Pages 33-48

  • Access Pricing and Parcels Delivery

    Donder, Philippe (et al.)

    Pages 49-69

  • Brand Loyalty and Limited Entry in Postal Markets

    Burns, Phil (et al.)

    Pages 71-92

  • Reconciling Competition, Downstream Access, and Universal Service in Postal Markets

    Panzar, John C.

    Pages 93-115

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eBook $139.00
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Hardcover $239.00
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  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
Softcover $179.00
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  • ISBN 978-1-4613-4978-5
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Postal and Delivery Services
Book Subtitle
Delivering on Competition
Editors
  • Michael A. Crew
  • Paul R. Kleindorfer
Series Title
Topics in Regulatory Economics and Policy
Series Volume
44
Copyright
2002
Publisher
Springer US
Copyright Holder
Springer Science+Business Media New York
eBook ISBN
978-1-4615-0233-3
DOI
10.1007/978-1-4615-0233-3
Hardcover ISBN
978-1-4020-7035-8
Softcover ISBN
978-1-4613-4978-5
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XXI, 374
Topics