Regulation between legal norms and economic reality : intentions, effects, and adaptation : the German and American experiences / edited by Günther Schulz, Mathias Schmoeckel and William J. Hausman.
ix, 328 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Rechtsordnung und Wirtschaftsgeschichte ; 8.
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National regulatory traditions? : introductory remarks / Boris Gehlen, Gunther Schulz Liberty in or for the market? : the legal response to "big business" in the United States and Germany / Mathias Schmoeckel Legal perspectives and regulatory philosophies on natural monopolies in the United States and Germany / Markus Wagner Different paths, same direction : comment on Markus Wagner / Andreas Their Constitutional principles and regulation in Germany / Frank Schorkopf Law and the social control of American capitalism / William J. Novak The rise and fall of regulatory authorities : a US-German comparison for the late 19th century railroad sector : comment on Frank Schorkopf and William J. Novak / Markus Patt Railroad regulatory policy in the 19th century / James W. Ely Jr. Between regulation and nationalization : the influence of interest groups on railways, telecommunications, and electricity industry legislation in Germany, 1871-1935 / Boris Gehlen Regulation or nationalization : two ways to exercise regulatory concepts on monopoly markets : comment on James W. Ely and Boris Gehlen / Roman Michalczyk Evasion as a driving force in U.S. transport deregulation / Marc Levinson Comment on Marc Levinson / Katja Fuder Comparing apples and oranges : a comparison of American and German railways / Alfred C. Mierzejewski Railroads as legal regimes : comment on Alfred C. Mierzejewski / Mark H. Rose A tale of fraternal twins : German vs. U.S. telecommunications in the 20th century / Johannes Ruberg The creation of regulated competition markets and the rise of bureaucratic autonomy in the German law of telecommunications / Klaus Ferdinand Garditz Comment on Klaus Ferdinand Garditz / Christian Maurer Regulation and restructuring of the U.S. electric utility industry in the 20th century / William J. Hausman, John L. Neufeld The powers behind the throne : reasons for the persistence of the regulated electricity industry in Germany Low-cost or secure? : questions about the impact of political goals on regulations of the electric utility industry : comment on William J. Hausman, John L. Neufeld and Alexandra von Kunsberg-Langenstadt / Thomas Zull.
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Includes bibliographical references.