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Ioannis N. Kessides


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Personal Details

First Name: Ioannis
Middle Name: N.
Last Name: Kessides

RePEc Short-ID: pke162

Postal Address:


Economics Research
World Bank Group
Location: Washington, District of Columbia (United States)
Phone: (202) 477-1234
Postal: 1818 H Street, N.W., Washington, DC 20433
Handle: RePEc:edi:dvewbus (more details at EDIRC)


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Working papers

  1. Kessides, Ioannis N. & Tang, Li, 2011. "Sunk costs, market contestability, and the size distribution of firms," Policy Research Working Paper Series 5540, The World Bank.
  2. Ioannis N. Kessides & David C. Wade, 2010. "Towards a Sustainable Global Energy Supply Infrastructure: Net Energy Balance and Density Considerations," RSCAS Working Papers 2010/72, European University Institute.
  3. Kessides, Ioannis & Miniaci, Raffaele & Scarpa, Carlo & Valbonesi, Paola, 2009. "Toward defining and measuring the affordability of public utility services," Policy Research Working Paper Series 4915, The World Bank.
  4. Kessides, Ioannis N. & Noll, Roger G. & Benjamin, Nancy C., 2009. "Regionalizing telecommunications reform in West Africa," Policy Research Working Paper Series 5126, The World Bank.
  5. Chisari, Omar O. & Kessides, Ioannis N., 2007. "The pricing dynamics of utilities with underdeveloped networks," Policy Research Working Paper Series 4198, The World Bank.
  6. Kessides, Ioannis N. & Bogetic, Zeljko & Maurer, Luiz, 2007. "Current and forthcoming issues in the South African electricity sector," Policy Research Working Paper Series 4197, The World Bank.
  7. Kessides, Ioannis N. & Willig, Robert D., 1995. "Restructuring regulation of the rail industry for the public interest," Policy Research Working Paper Series 1506, The World Bank.
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  1. Ioannis Kessides & Li Tang, 2010. "Sunk Costs, Market Contestability, and the Size Distribution of Firms," Review of Industrial Organization, Springer, vol. 37(3), pages 215-236, November.
  2. Ioannis N. Kessides & Roger G. Noll & Nancy C. Benjamin, 2010. "Regionalising Infrastructure Reform in Developing Countries," World Economics, World Economics, Economic & Financial Publishing, 1 Ivory Square, Plantation Wharf, London, United Kingdom, SW11 3UE, vol. 11(3), pages 79-108, July.
  3. Kessides, Ioannis N., 2010. "Nuclear power: Understanding the economic risks and uncertainties," Energy Policy, Elsevier, vol. 38(8), pages 3849-3864, August.
  4. Chisari Omar & Kessides Ioannis N., 2009. "Pricing Dynamics of Network Utilities in Developing Countries," Review of Network Economics, De Gruyter, vol. 8(3), pages 1-21, September.
  5. Adamantiades, A. & Kessides, I., 2009. "Nuclear power for sustainable development: Current status and future prospects," Energy Policy, Elsevier, vol. 37(12), pages 5149-5166, December.
  6. Ioannis N. Kessides, 2005. "Infrastructure Privatization and Regulation: Promises and Perils," World Bank Research Observer, World Bank Group, vol. 20(1), pages 81-108.
  7. Ioannis N. Kessides, 2005. "The Challenges of Infrastructure Privatisation," CESifo DICE Report, Ifo Institute for Economic Research at the University of Munich, vol. 3(1), pages 19-25, 04.
  8. Evans, William N & Kessides, Ioannis N, 1994. "Living by the "Golden Rule": Multimarket Contact in the U.S. Airline Industry," The Quarterly Journal of Economics, MIT Press, vol. 109(2), pages 341-66, May.
  9. Evans, William N & Kessides, Ioannis N, 1993. "Localized Market Power in the U.S. Airline Industry," The Review of Economics and Statistics, MIT Press, vol. 75(1), pages 66-75, February.
  10. Kessides, Ioannis N, 1990. "Internal versus External Market Conditions and Firm Profitability: An Exploratory Model," Economic Journal, Royal Economic Society, vol. 100(402), pages 773-92, September.
  11. Kessides, Ioannis N, 1990. "Towards a Testable Model of Entry: A Study of the U.S. Manufacturing Industries," Economica, London School of Economics and Political Science, vol. 57(226), pages 219-38, May.
  12. Kessides, Ioannis N, 1990. "Market Concentration, Contestability, and Sunk Costs," The Review of Economics and Statistics, MIT Press, vol. 72(4), pages 614-22, November.
  13. Kessides, Ioannis N, 1986. "Advertising, Sunk Costs, and Barriers to Entry," The Review of Economics and Statistics, MIT Press, vol. 68(1), pages 84-95, February.

NEP Fields

7 papers by this author were announced in NEP, and specifically in the following field reports (number of papers):
  1. NEP-BEC: Business Economics (1) 2011-01-30
  2. NEP-COM: Industrial Competition (1) 2011-01-30
  3. NEP-DEV: Development (2) 2007-04-21 2007-04-21. Author is listed
  4. NEP-ENE: Energy Economics (4) 2007-04-21 2007-04-21 2011-01-23 2011-01-30. Author is listed
  5. NEP-ENT: Entrepreneurship (1) 2011-01-30
  6. NEP-ENV: Environmental Economics (2) 2011-01-23 2011-01-30. Author is listed
  7. NEP-GEO: Economic Geography (1) 2009-11-21
  8. NEP-IND: Industrial Organization (1) 2011-01-30
  9. NEP-MIC: Microeconomics (1) 2007-04-21
  10. NEP-NET: Network Economics (1) 2007-04-21
  11. NEP-PBE: Public Economics (1) 2009-05-16
  12. NEP-REG: Regulation (2) 2007-04-21 2009-11-21. Author is listed
  13. NEP-TID: Technology & Industrial Dynamics (1) 2011-01-30


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