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Topics in Regulatory Economics and Policy

Progress toward Liberalization of the Postal and Delivery Sector

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

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The European Commission and its member states, along with many others, are wrestling with the problem of how to implement the scheduled liberalization of the postal sector while maintaining the universal service obligation. This book addresses some of these concerns. It is comprised of original essays chosen from among several dozen presented at the 13th Conference on Postal and Delivery Economics, which was held in Antwerp, Belgium, in June, 2005.

Table of contents (23 chapters)

Table of contents (23 chapters)
  • The Welfare Effects of Entry and Strategies for Maintaining the USO in the Postal Sector

    Pages 3-22

    Crew, Michael A. (et al.)

  • Universal Service Obligations in the Postal Sector

    Pages 23-37

    Ambrosini, Xavier (et al.)

  • Profitability of the Universal Service Postal Provider Under Entry with Economies of Scale in Collection and Delivery

    Pages 39-57

    d’Alcantara, Gonzales (et al.)

  • On the Use of Cost Functions in the Assessment of the Impact of Liberalization on Postal Universal Service Burden

    Pages 59-74

    Gori, Stefano (et al.)

  • Questioning the Monopoly-Supported Postal USO in Developing Countries

    Pages 75-87

    Kenny, Charles

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Progress toward Liberalization of the Postal and Delivery Sector
Editors
  • Michael A. Crew
  • Paul R. Kleindorfer
Series Title
Topics in Regulatory Economics and Policy
Series Volume
49
Copyright
2006
Publisher
Springer US
Copyright Holder
Springer-Verlag US
eBook ISBN
978-0-387-29744-6
DOI
10.1007/978-0-387-29744-6
Hardcover ISBN
978-0-387-29743-9
Softcover ISBN
978-1-4419-3998-2
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XVI, 400
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