xii, 368 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
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Creating competitive markets : the politics of market design / Marc K. Landy and Martin A. Levin Why freer markets need more rules / Steven Vogel Regulation in banking : a mechanism for forcing market solutions / Jonathan R. Macey Revenge of the law? Securities litigation reform and Sarbanes-Oxley's structural regulation of corporate governance / John W. Cioffi The politics of risk privatization in U.S. social policy / Jacob S. Hacker The success and limits of deregulation in network industries : freight railroad and electricity / Darius Gaskins Regulatory reform of the U.S. wholesale electricity markets / Richard O'Neill and Udi Helman The perils of market making : the case of British pension reform / Alan M. Jacobs and Steven Teles A market for knowledge? Competition in American education / Frederick M. Hess Regulation, the market, and interest group cohesion : why airlines were not reregulated / Michael E. Levine Reaching competititon despite reform : when technology trumps (de)regulation and the new "old" politics in tellecommunication reform / Andrew Rich The day after market-oriented reform, or what happens when economists' reform ideas meet politics / Eric M. Patashnik The political economy of deregulation in Canada / Edward Iacobucci, Michael Trebilcock, and Ralph A. Winter Dishonest corporatism : who guards the guardians in an age of soft law and negotiated regulation? Martin Shapiro Why deregulation succeeds or fails / Eugene Bardach Concluding thoughts : how the whole is greater than the sum of its parts / Peter H. Schuck.
"Contributors from academia, government, and the private sector evaluate more than a dozen efforts at market design. Analyzing a broad range of sectors, including airlines, electricity, education, and pensions, authors ask critical questions about developments in Canada, the United Kingdom, and Japan, as well as the United States"--Provided by publisher.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.