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Restructuring the U.S. Electric Power Sector: A Review of Recent Studies

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  • John Kwoka, 2008. "Restructuring the U.S. Electric Power Sector: A Review of Recent Studies," Review of Industrial Organization, Springer;The Industrial Organization Society, vol. 32(3), pages 165-196, May.
  • Handle: RePEc:kap:revind:v:32:y:2008:i:3:p:165-196
    DOI: 10.1007/s11151-008-9171-2
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