x, 316 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm.
9780262014687 hardcover alkaline paper 0262014688 hardcover alkaline paper
CESifo seminar series.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note
Global initiatives in reforming rules and regulations / Sean Ennis and Vivek Ghosal What does it take for an R & D tax incentive policy to be effective? / Pierre Mohnen and Boris Lokshin On the consequences of a highly fragmented European patent system / Bruno van Pottelsberghe de la Potterie and Malwina Mejer Environmental policy design and the fragmentation of international markets for innovation / Nick Johnstone and Ivan Haščič Alleviating adverse implications of EU climate policy on competitiveness : the case for border tax adjustments or the clean development mechanism? / Victoria Alexeeva-Talebi, Niels Anger, and Andreas Löschel Compensation for electricity consumers under a U.S. CO₂ emissions cap / Anthony Paul, Dallas Burtraw, and Karen Palmer How vital is regulatory independence : the Telecom Sector in developing countries / Pradeep S. Mehta, Siddhartha Mitra, and Udai S. Mehta Regulation and barriers to trade in telecommunications services in the European Union / Martin Cave and Matthew Corkery Drivers and obstacles to banking SMEs : the role of competition and the institutional framework / Augusto de la Torre, María Soledad Martínez Pería, and Sergio L. Schmukler The Federal Home Loan Bank system : current issues in perspective / W. Scott Frame and Lawrence J. White Product market and sector monitoring : a new tool contributing to the governance of the European single market / Adriaan Dierx and Fabienne Ilzkovitz.