Appraising transport investments in a regulatory regime

Vickerman, Roger W. (2009) Appraising transport investments in a regulatory regime. Journal of Infrastructure Systems, 15 (4). pp. 273-277. ISSN 1076-0342. (The full text of this publication is not available from this repository)

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Abstract

There has been considerable work in recent years improving the methods for the appraisal of transport investments under conditions of imperfect competition which gives rise to possible wider economic benefits. This paper examines the further situation where the market for transport operates under a range of regulatory regimes. This develops the issues which may arise in the appraisal of investments by various forms of public-private partnerships where there may be different objectives for the private and public sectors. The paper discusses the issues involved in different forms of regulatory regime on the basis of experience with regulated transport markets in the U.K. and the European Union’s trans-European networks to assess the effects on investment decisions which fall into different regulatory regimes.

Item Type: Article
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HE Transportation and Communications
Divisions: Faculties > Social Sciences > School of Economics
Depositing User: Roger Vickerman
Date Deposited: 30 Mar 2012 11:08
Last Modified: 11 Jun 2014 10:56
Resource URI: http://kar.kent.ac.uk/id/eprint/29237 (The current URI for this page, for reference purposes)
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