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Ownership and performance in electric utilities

the international evidence on privatization and efficiency

by Michael G. Pollitt

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Published by Oxford University Press for the Oxford Institute of Energy Studies in Oxford .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Electric utilities -- Government ownership,
  • Privatization

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 228-240).

    StatementMichael G. Pollitt.
    ContributionsOxford Institute for Energy Studies.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHD9685.A2 P65 1995
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 240 p. :
    Number of Pages240
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL553731M
    ISBN 100197300154
    LC Control Number96135696
    OCLC/WorldCa34078553

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