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  • Competition, Contracts and Electricity Marketsby Jean-Michel Glachant; Dominique Finon; Adrien de Hauteclocque

    Edward Elgar Publishing 2011; US$ 40.00

    This book fills a gap in the existing literature by dealing with several issues linked to long-term contracts and the efficiency of electricity markets. These include the impact of long-term contracts and vertical integration on effective competition, generation investment in risky markets, and the challenges for competition policy principles. On the... more...

  • Performance Auditingby Jeremy Lonsdale; Peter Wilkins; Tom Ling

    Edward Elgar Publishing 2011; US$ 40.00

    This state-of-the-art book examines the development of performance audit, drawing on the experience in a number of different countries, including the United Kingdom, the United States, Australia, the Netherlands, and Belgium. The expert contributors identify the trajectory of performance audit, examine how it is conducted and consider what it is contributing... more...

  • Corporate Governance, Market Structure and Innovationby Mario Calderini; Paola Garrone; Maurizio Sobrero

    Edward Elgar Publishing 2003; US$ 40.00

    This work investigates the relationship between corporate governance, market structure and innovation. The editors observe that a number of radical mutations are occuring in industries that have played a crucial role in sustaining and fostering the pace of technological progress. Specifically, three classes of institutional discontinuities are discussed:... more...

  • Energy Issues in the Asia-Pacific Regionby Amy Lugg; Mark Hong

    Institute of Southeast Asian Studies (ISEAS) 2010; US$ 71.90

    In 2010, we can expect that oil and gas prices will again increase beyond the US$100 per barrel, as the global economy recovers gradually from the global recession and uses more oil and gas. It is therefore important for the general public to read and understand more about complex energy issues which affect their lives. This useful energy book, based... more...

  • Corporate Ownership and Controlby Shalini Perera

    World Scientific Publishing Company 2010; US$ 110.00 US$ 100.10

    The governance of companies is of importance to developing countries due to the link between effective corporate governance and economic development. Ownership and control of public companies, except in the US and UK, are often in the hands of a few individuals, families or corporate groups and impact on corporate governance and economic development.... more...

  • OECD Studies on Tourism: Italyby OECD Publishing

    Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development 2011; US$ 49.00

    This report sets out the main analysis and recommendations of the tourism policy review of Italy. It  assesses the current state of tourism performance in Italy, its framework conditions and business environment, the existing set of tourism policies and programmes, especially in the area of statistics, promotion and education and training. ... more...

  • Energy Policies of IEA Countries: Hungary 2011by OECD Publishing; International Energy Agency

    Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development 2011; US$ 105.00

    The International Energy Agency's 2011 review of Hungary's energy policies and programmes. The review finds that regional co-operation is a vital element of Hungary's energy market and energy security policy. Hungary, which shares borders with seven countries, is well placed to improve regional energy security by catalysing the development... more...

  • Electricity Auctionsby Luiz Maurer; Luiz Barroso

    World Bank Publications 2011; US$ 14.99

    Virtually every country in the world faces the challenge of designing the regulatory and financial mechanisms that ensure cost-effective procurement of generation to supply electricity demand. Historically, procurement of generation has been particularly difficult in the emerging economies of Asia, Latin America and Africa. High and usually volatile... more...

  • Energy Balances of non-OECD Countries 2011by OECD Publishing; International Energy Agency

    Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development 2011; US$ 168.00

    This volume contains data for 2008 and 2009 on the supply and consumption of coal, oil, natural gas, electricity, heat, renewables and waste presented as comprehensive energy balances.  Data are expressed in thousand tonnes of oil equivalent for over 100 non-OECD countries. Historical tables summarise production, trade and final consumption... more...

  • The Economics of Alternative Energy Sources and Globalizationby Andrew Schmitz; Norbert L. Wilson; Charles B. Moss

    Bentham Science Publishers 2011; US$ 34.00

    Considerable effort and money are devoted to developing alternative energy sources, such as wind power, solar power, cellulosic ethanol, and biofuels. This ebook is a collection of research papers on alternative energy sources presented at the Economics of Alternative Energy Sources and Globalization: The Road Ahead Conference that was held in November... more...