Emerging Competition in Postal and Delivery Services

  • Michael A. Crew
  • Paul R. Kleindorfer

Part of the Topics in Regulatory Economics and Policy Series book series (TREP, volume 31)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-x
  2. Legal and Institutional Perspectives

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. James I. Campbell Jr.
      Pages 3-20
    3. Stephen Agar, Ian Reay
      Pages 21-30
    4. Matthias Finger, Colette Friedli
      Pages 31-42
    5. Pekka Leskinen, Kent Karlsson
      Pages 43-50
  3. Cost and Productivity Analysis

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 73-73
    2. Michael D. Bradley, Jeffrey Colvin
      Pages 75-88
    3. Michael D. Bradley, Christopher S. Brehm, Jeffrey Colvin, William M. Takis
      Pages 89-100
    4. Tetsuo Wada, Jack A. Nickerson
      Pages 123-138
  4. Universal Service and Entry

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 139-139
    2. Robert H. Cohen, William W. Ferguson, John D. Waller, Spyros S. Xenakis
      Pages 141-157
    3. Marshall Kolin, Edward J. Smith
      Pages 159-179
    4. David Rawnsley, Nomi Lazar
      Pages 181-193
    5. Frank Rodriguez, Stephen Smith, David Storer
      Pages 195-207
    6. Catherine Gallet
      Pages 209-226
  5. Demand Analysis and the Structure of Postal Payment Systems

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 227-227
    2. John Nankervis, Isabelle Carslake, Frank Rodriguez
      Pages 229-244
    3. Alberto Alves Pimenta, Patrícia Matoso Ferreira
      Pages 265-280
    4. L. A. Pintsov, S. Joshi, T. Biasi
      Pages 295-307
  6. Price Regulation

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 309-309
    2. Robert W. Mitchell
      Pages 311-334
    3. David E. Treworgy, Thomas M. Sharkey, David R. Fronk, Michael J. Kehoe
      Pages 335-360

About this book


Emerging Competition in Postal and Delivery Services brings together practitioners, postal administrators, the courier industry, regulators, academic economists and lawyers to examine important policy and regulatory issues facing the postal and delivery industries. This volume reviews such topics as cost and productivity analysis, universal service and entry, demand analysis and the structure of postal payment system, price regulation and competition.


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Editors and affiliations

  • Michael A. Crew
    • 1
  • Paul R. Kleindorfer
    • 2
  1. 1.Graduate School of ManagementRutgers UniversityNewarkUSA
  2. 2.The Wharton SchoolUniversity of PennsylvaniaPhiladelphiaUSA

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