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Public utilities
Book Chapter
UK Utility Reform: Distributional Implications and Government Response

From the book: Utility Privatization and Regulation

Agricultural innovations Contracting out Distribution (Economic theory)
Book Chapter
Consumer Participation and Pro-poor Regulation in Latin America

From the book: Utility Privatization and Regulation

Commercial policy Equality and inequality Privatization
Book Chapter
Access by the Poor in Latin America's Utility Reform: Subsidies and Service Obligations

From the book: Utility Privatization and Regulation

Equality and inequality Infrastructure (Economics) Public utilities
Book Chapter
The Social Impact of Privatization and the Regulation of Utilities in Peru

From the book: Utility Privatization and Regulation

Privatization Public utilities Welfare economics
Book Chapter
Redistributive Impact of Privatization and Regulation of Utilities in Chile

From the book: Utility Privatization and Regulation

Poverty Privatization Public utilities
Book Chapter
The Reform of the Utilities Sector in Argentina

From the book: Utility Privatization and Regulation

Distribution (Economic theory) Econometric models Privatization
Book Chapter
Can the Gains from Argentina’s Utilities Reform Offset Credit Shocks?

From the book: Utility Privatization and Regulation

Industrial productivity Macroeconomics Privatization
Book Chapter
Access to Utilities by the Poor: A Global Perspective

From the book: Utility Privatization and Regulation

Econometric models (Economic development) Households Infrastructure (Economics)
Working Paper
Consumer Participation and Pro-Poor Regulation in Latin America

In spite of not being ‘public goods’ in the strict sense of the term, public provision has been a common way of supplying utilities services around the world...

Commercial policy Equality and inequality Privatization
Journal Article
Quality adjusted measures of services in public schools

This study considers specification and estimation of cost functions in public schools...

Cost effectiveness Public utilities
Working Paper
Consumer Preferences for Water Supply?: an Application of Choice Models to Urban India

This paper examines consumer preferences for the attributes of alternative sources of water supply in Chennai, based on a household survey where respondents were given the description of a set of options...

Consumption (Economics) Public utilities Water
Working Paper
Water 'Scarcity' in Chennai, India: Institutions, Entitlements and Aspects of Inequality in Access

The main contributions of the paper can be divided into five areas...

Econometric models (Economic development) Equality and inequality Public goods
Working Paper
Access by the Poor in Latin America's Utility Reform: Subsidies and Service Obligations

Any infrastructure reformers concerned with social issues in a developing country need to address two problems. The first is increasing access by the poor, and the second is ensuring consumption affordability, i.e...

Equality and inequality Infrastructure (Economics) Public utilities
Working Paper
The Reform of the Utilities Sector in Argentina

The privatization of the national public utilities that took place almost a decade ago in Argentina seem to be explained by the persisting deficits of the enterprises, a general dissatisfaction with their performance and the difficulties government f...

Distribution (Economic theory) Econometric models (Economic development) Privatization
Working Paper
Capitalization, Regulation and the Poor: Access to Basic Services in Bolivia

This paper analyses the privatization of utilities in Bolivia, detailing the particularities of the capitalization mechanism which was used for this purpose...

Investments, Foreign Poverty Privatization
Working Paper
Can the Gains from Argentina's Utilities Reform Offset Credit Shocks?

Relying on a general equilibrium model of Argentina’s economy calibrated for 1993 and internalizing all productivity and scale gains achieved up to 1999, this paper isolates the distributional effects of utilities reform from the impact of othe...

Industrial productivity Macroeconomics Privatization
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