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Ioannis N. Kessides

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First Name:Ioannis
Middle Name:N.
Last Name:Kessides
RePEc Short-ID:pke162
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Economics Department
Yale University

New Haven, Connecticut (United States)
RePEc:edi:edyalus (more details at EDIRC)

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Working papers

  1. Ioannis N. Kessides, 2014. "Regulatory Reform for Closing Africa's Competitiveness Gap," WIDER Working Paper Series wp-2014-092, World Institute for Development Economic Research (UNU-WIDER).
  2. Kessides, Ioannis N. & Benjamin, Nancy C., 2012. "Regionalizing infrastructure for deepening market integration: the case of East Africa," Policy Research Working Paper Series 6113, The World Bank.
  3. Kessides, Ioannis N., 2012. "The future of the Nuclear industry reconsidered : risks, uncertainties, and continued potential," Policy Research Working Paper Series 6112, The World Bank.
  4. Dutz, Mark A. & Kessides, Ioannis & O'Connell, Stephen & Willig, Robert D., 2011. "Competition and innovation-driven inclusive growth," Policy Research Working Paper Series 5852, The World Bank.
  5. 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.
  6. 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.
  7. 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.
  8. 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.
  9. Chisari, Omar O. & Kessides, Ioannis N., 2007. "The pricing dynamics of utilities with underdeveloped networks," Policy Research Working Paper Series 4198, The World Bank.
  10. 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.
  11. 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.
  12. Ioannis N. Kessides & Robert D. Willig, 1995. "Restructuring Regulation of the Railroad Industry," World Bank Publications - Reports 11650, The World Bank Group.


  1. Kessides, Ioannis N., 2014. "Powering Africa׳s sustainable development: The potential role of nuclear energy," Energy Policy, Elsevier, vol. 74(S1), pages 57-70.
  2. Kessides, Ioannis N., 2013. "Chaos in power: Pakistan's electricity crisis," Energy Policy, Elsevier, vol. 55(C), pages 271-285.
  3. Ioannis N. Kessides, 2012. "Regionalising Infrastructure for Deepening Market Integration: The Case of East Africa," Journal of Infrastructure Development, India Development Foundation, vol. 4(2), pages 115-138, December.
  4. Ioannis N. Kessides & Vladimir Kuznetsov, 2012. "Small Modular Reactors for Enhancing Energy Security in Developing Countries," Sustainability, MDPI, vol. 4(8), pages 1-27, August.
  5. Kessides, Ioannis N., 2012. "The future of the nuclear industry reconsidered: Risks, uncertainties, and continued promise," Energy Policy, Elsevier, vol. 48(C), pages 185-208.
  6. Kessides, Ioannis N. & Wade, David C., 2011. "Towards a sustainable global energy supply infrastructure: Net energy balance and density considerations," Energy Policy, Elsevier, vol. 39(9), pages 5322-5334, September.
  7. Ioannis N. Kessides & David C. Wade, 2011. "Deriving an Improved Dynamic EROI to Provide Better Information for Energy Planners," Sustainability, MDPI, vol. 3(12), pages 1-19, December.
  8. Ioannis Kessides & Li Tang, 2010. "Sunk Costs, Market Contestability, and the Size Distribution of Firms," Review of Industrial Organization, Springer;The Industrial Organization Society, vol. 37(3), pages 215-236, November.
  9. Kessides, Ioannis N., 2010. "Nuclear power: Understanding the economic risks and uncertainties," Energy Policy, Elsevier, vol. 38(8), pages 3849-3864, August.
  10. Ioannis N. Kessides, 2010. "Nuclear Power and Sustainable Energy Policy: Promises and Perils," The World Bank Research Observer, World Bank, vol. 25(2), pages 323-362, August.
  11. Ioannis N. Kessides & Roger G. Noll & Nancy C. Benjamin, 2010. "Regionalising Infrastructure Reform in Developing Countries," World Economics, World Economics, 1 Ivory Square, Plantation Wharf, London, United Kingdom, SW11 3UE, vol. 11(3), pages 79-108, July.
  12. 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.
  13. 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.
  14. Ioannis N. Kessides, 2005. "The Challenges of Infrastructure Privatisation," ifo DICE Report, ifo Institute - Leibniz Institute for Economic Research at the University of Munich, vol. 3(01), pages 19-25, April.
  15. Ioannis N. Kessides, 2005. "Infrastructure Privatization and Regulation: Promises and Perils," The World Bank Research Observer, World Bank, vol. 20(1), pages 81-108.
  16. William N. Evans & Ioannis N. Kessides, 1994. "Living by the "Golden Rule": Multimarket Contact in the U. S. Airline Industry," The Quarterly Journal of Economics, President and Fellows of Harvard College, vol. 109(2), pages 341-366.
  17. 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.
  18. Kessides, Ioannis N, 1990. "Internal versus External Market Conditions and Firm Profitability: An Exploratory Model," Economic Journal, Royal Economic Society, vol. 100(402), pages 773-792, September.
  19. Kessides, Ioannis N, 1990. "Market Concentration, Contestability, and Sunk Costs," The Review of Economics and Statistics, MIT Press, vol. 72(4), pages 614-622, November.
  20. 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.


  1. Souleymane Coulibaly & Uwe Deichmann & William R. Dillinger & Marcel Ionescu Heroiu & Ioannis N. Kessides & Charles Kunaka & Daniel Saslavsky, 2012. "Eurasian Cities : New Realities along the Silk Road," World Bank Publications - Books, The World Bank Group, number 11877, December.
  2. Ioannis N. Kessides, 2004. "Reforming Infrastructure : Privatization, Regulation, and Competition," World Bank Publications - Books, The World Bank Group, number 13525, December.

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NEP is an announcement service for new working papers, with a weekly report in each of many fields. This author has had 10 papers announced in NEP. These are the fields, ordered by number of announcements, along with their dates. If the author is listed in the directory of specialists for this field, a link is also provided.
  1. NEP-ENE: Energy Economics (5) 2007-04-21 2007-04-21 2011-01-23 2011-01-30 2012-07-08. Author is listed
  2. NEP-AFR: Africa (3) 2007-04-21 2009-11-21 2012-07-08
  3. NEP-ENV: Environmental Economics (3) 2011-01-23 2011-01-30 2012-07-08
  4. NEP-DEV: Development (2) 2007-04-21 2007-04-21
  5. NEP-ENT: Entrepreneurship (2) 2011-01-30 2011-11-01
  6. NEP-REG: Regulation (2) 2007-04-21 2009-11-21
  7. NEP-BEC: Business Economics (1) 2011-01-30
  8. NEP-COM: Industrial Competition (1) 2011-01-30
  9. NEP-CSE: Economics of Strategic Management (1) 2011-11-01
  10. NEP-GEO: Economic Geography (1) 2009-11-21
  11. NEP-IND: Industrial Organization (1) 2011-01-30
  12. NEP-INO: Innovation (1) 2011-11-01
  13. NEP-KNM: Knowledge Management and Knowledge Economy (1) 2011-11-01
  14. NEP-MIC: Microeconomics (1) 2007-04-21
  15. NEP-NET: Network Economics (1) 2007-04-21
  16. NEP-PBE: Public Economics (1) 2009-05-16
  17. NEP-RES: Resource Economics (1) 2012-07-08
  18. NEP-SBM: Small Business Management (1) 2011-11-01
  19. NEP-TID: Technology and Industrial Dynamics (1) 2011-01-30
  20. NEP-TRE: Transport Economics (1) 2012-07-08


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