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Martin Cave

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First Name:Martin
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Last Name:Cave
RePEc Short-ID:pca995
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Business School
Imperial College

London, United Kingdom

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South Kensington campus, London SW7 2AZ
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Working papers

  1. Antonio Estache & Robert Baldwin & Martin Cave & Martin Lodge, 2010. "Regulation in Developing Economics: A survey of theory and evidence," ULB Institutional Repository 2013/44019, ULB -- Universite Libre de Bruxelles.
  2. Martin Cave & Matthew Corkery, 2009. "Regulation and Barriers to Trade in Telecommunications Services in the European Union," CESifo Working Paper Series 2678, CESifo Group Munich.
  3. Cave, Martin, 2006. "Spectrum Management and Broadcasting: Current Issues," MPRA Paper 3514, University Library of Munich, Germany.
  4. Cave, Martin, 2006. "Six Degrees of Separation : Operational Separation as a Remedy in European Telecommunications Regulation," MPRA Paper 3572, University Library of Munich, Germany.
  5. Martin Cave, 2005. "The Development of Telecommunications in Europe: Regulation and Economic Effects," Working Papers 01-2005, Macerata University, Department of Studies on Economic Development (DiSSE), revised Nov 2008.
  6. Martin Cave & Matthew Corkery & Paul le Masurier, "undated". "Assigning monetary values to changes in quality levels for non-marketed services: an SP approach," Public Policy Discussion Papers 97-01, Economics and Finance Section, School of Social Sciences, Brunel University.
  7. Geraint Johnes & Martin Cave, "undated". "The Development of Competition Among Higher Education Institutions in the UK," Working Papers ec2/93, Department of Economics, University of Lancaster.


  1. Alexander Elbittar & Ernesto Flores-Roux & Elisa Mariscal & Martin Cave, 2014. "Injecting Competition in Broadcasting through MCMO Regulations: Some Recommendations for Mexico," Antitrust Chronicle, Competition Policy International, vol. 2.
  2. Cave, Martin, 2014. "The ladder of investment in Europe, in retrospect and prospect," Telecommunications Policy, Elsevier, vol. 38(8), pages 674-683.
  3. Martin Cave, 2014. "On the Relationship Between Media Plurality Legislation and Competition Law (2)," Antitrust Chronicle, Competition Policy International, vol. 12.
  4. Cave, Martin & Stern, Jon, 2013. "Economics and the development of system operators in infrastructure industries," Utilities Policy, Elsevier, vol. 26(C), pages 56-66.
  5. Cave, Martin, 2013. "Extending competition in network industries: Can input markets circumvent the need for an administered access regime?," Utilities Policy, Elsevier, vol. 27(C), pages 82-92.
  6. Ralf Boscheck & Judith Clifton & Daniel Díaz-Fuentes & Mark Oelmann & Christoph Czichy & Monica Alessi & Sébastien Treyer & Janet Wright & Martin Cave, 2013. "The regulation of water services in the EU," Intereconomics: Review of European Economic Policy, Springer;German National Library of Economics;Centre for European Policy Studies (CEPS), vol. 48(3), pages 136-158, May.
  7. Collins, Richard & Cave, Martin, 2013. "Media pluralism and the overlapping instruments needed to achieve it," Telecommunications Policy, Elsevier, vol. 37(4), pages 311-320.
  8. Martin CAVE & Antoine FOURNIER & Natalia SHUTOVA, 2012. "The Price of Copper and the Transition to Fibre," Communications & Strategies, IDATE, Com&Strat dept., vol. 1(85), pages 147-168, 1st quart.
  9. Martin Cave, 2012. "How strong is the case for the fiscal exceptionalism of the telecommunications sector?," International Journal of Management and Network Economics, Inderscience Enterprises Ltd, vol. 2(4), pages 322-335.
  10. Cave, Martin & Webb, William, 2012. "The unfinished history of usage rights for spectrum," Telecommunications Policy, Elsevier, vol. 36(4), pages 293-300.
  11. Martin Cave & Adrian Foster, 2010. "Solving Spectrum Gridlock: Reforms to Liberalize Radio Spectrum Management in Canada in the Face of Growing Scarcity," C.D. Howe Institute Commentary, C.D. Howe Institute, issue 303, May.
  12. Cave, Martin & Martin, Ian, 2010. "Motives and means for public investment in nationwide next generation networks," Telecommunications Policy, Elsevier, vol. 34(9), pages 505-512, October.
  13. Cave, Martin & Wright, Janet, 2010. "A strategy for introducing competition in the water sector," Utilities Policy, Elsevier, vol. 18(3), pages 116-119, September.
  14. Martin Cave & Keiko Hatta, 2009. "Transforming telecommunications technologies--policy and regulation," Oxford Review of Economic Policy, Oxford University Press, vol. 25(3), pages 488-505, Autumn.
  15. Martin Cave, 2009. "Regulating Next Generation Networks," Mercato Concorrenza Regole, Società editrice il Mulino, issue 3, pages 543-558.
  16. Huigen, Jos & Cave, Martin, 2008. "Regulation and the promotion of investment in next generation networks--A European dilemma," Telecommunications Policy, Elsevier, vol. 32(11), pages 713-721, December.
  17. Erbetta Fabrizio & Cave Martin, 2007. "Regulation and Efficiency Incentives: Evidence from the England and Wales Water and Sewerage Industry," Review of Network Economics, De Gruyter, vol. 6(4), pages 1-28, December.
  18. M. Cave, 2007. "Broadband Regulation in Europe - Present and Future," Competition and Regulation in Network Industries, Intersentia, vol. 8(4), pages 405-424, December.
  19. Cave, Martin & Prosperetti, Luigi & Doyle, Chris, 2006. "Where are we going? Technologies, markets and long-range public policy issues in European communications," Information Economics and Policy, Elsevier, vol. 18(3), pages 242-255, September.
  20. M. Cave & L. Correa & P. Crocioni, 2006. "Regulating for Non-price Discrimination: The case of UK Fixed Telecoms," Competition and Regulation in Network Industries, Intersentia, vol. 7(3), pages 391-416, September.
  21. M. Cave, 2005. "Separation and Access Prices in Postal Services," Competition and Regulation in Network Industries, Intersentia, vol. 6(2), pages 115-134, June.
  22. M. Cave, 2004. "Remedies for broadband services," Competition and Regulation in Network Industries, Intersentia, vol. 5(1), pages 23-50, September.
  23. Martin Cave, 2003. "Privatizzazione, profitti e mercato azionario," ECONOMIA PUBBLICA, FrancoAngeli Editore, vol. 2003(2).
  24. Martin Cave, 2001. "Voucher Programmes and their Role in Distributing Public Services," OECD Journal on Budgeting, OECD Publishing, vol. 1(1), pages 59-88.
  25. Martin Cave & Robin Mason, 2001. "The Economics of the Internet: Infrastructure and Regulation," Oxford Review of Economic Policy, Oxford University Press, vol. 17(2), pages 188-201, Summer.
  26. Martin Cave, 2001. "Les systèmes de chèques-service et leur rôle dans la prestation de services publics," Revue de l'OCDE sur la gestion budgétaire, Éditions OCDE, vol. 1(1), pages 65-98.
  27. Martin Cave & Luigi Prosperetti, 2001. "European Telecommunications Infrastructures," Oxford Review of Economic Policy, Oxford University Press, vol. 17(3), pages 416-431.
  28. Cave, Martin & Crandall, Robert W, 2001. "Sports Rights and the Broadcast Industry," Economic Journal, Royal Economic Society, vol. 111(469), pages 4-26, February.
  29. Valletti, Tommaso M & Cave, Martin, 1998. "Competition in UK mobile communications," Telecommunications Policy, Elsevier, vol. 22(2), pages 109-131, March.
  30. Cave, Martin, 1997. "Regulating digital television in a convergent world," Telecommunications Policy, Elsevier, vol. 21(7), pages 575-596, August.
  31. Cave, Martin, 1997. "The evolution of telecommunications regulation in the UK," European Economic Review, Elsevier, vol. 41(3-5), pages 691-699, April.
  32. Cave, Martin, 1997. "From cost plus determinations to a network price cap," Information Economics and Policy, Elsevier, vol. 9(2), pages 151-160, June.
  33. Martin Cave & Mark Shurmer, 1996. "Business Strategy and Regulation of Multi-Media in the UK," Vierteljahrshefte zur Wirtschaftsforschung / Quarterly Journal of Economic Research, DIW Berlin, German Institute for Economic Research, vol. 65(4), pages 482-493.
  34. Cave, Martin & Donnelly, Mark P., 1996. "The pricing of international telecommunications services by monopoly operators," Information Economics and Policy, Elsevier, vol. 8(2), pages 107-123, June.
  35. Cave, Martin & Crowther, Peter, 1996. "Determining the level of regulation in EU telecommunications. A preliminary assessment," Telecommunications Policy, Elsevier, vol. 20(10), pages 725-738, December.
  36. Cave, Martin & Williamson, Peter, 1996. "Entry, Competition, and Regulation in UK Telecommunications," Oxford Review of Economic Policy, Oxford University Press, vol. 12(4), pages 100-121, Winter.
  37. Cave Martin, 1994. "Guest editor's introduction," Utilities Policy, Elsevier, vol. 4(3), pages 179-179, July.
  38. Cave, Martin & Doyle, Chris, 1994. "Access pricing in network utilities in theory and practice," Utilities Policy, Elsevier, vol. 4(3), pages 181-189, July.
  39. Cave, Martin, 1994. "Interconnection issues in UK telecommunications," Utilities Policy, Elsevier, vol. 4(3), pages 215-222, July.
  40. Cave, Martin & Weale, Martin, 1992. "The Assessment: Higher Education: The State of Play," Oxford Review of Economic Policy, Oxford University Press, vol. 8(2), pages 1-18, Summer.
  41. Brown, Allan & Cave, Martin, 1992. "The Economics of Television Regulation: A Survey with Application to Australia," The Economic Record, The Economic Society of Australia, vol. 68(203), pages 377-394, December.
  42. Cave, Martin & Dodsworth, Ruth & Thompson, David, 1992. "Regulatory Reform in Higher Education in the UK: Incentives for Efficiency and Product Quality," Oxford Review of Economic Policy, Oxford University Press, vol. 8(2), pages 79-102, Summer.
  43. Cave, Martin & Lever, Ken & Mills, Roger & Trotter, Stephen, 1990. "Cost allocation and regulatory pricing in telecommunications : A UK case study," Telecommunications Policy, Elsevier, vol. 14(6), pages 505-520, December.
  44. Cave, Martin, 1989. "Market, plan and state: The strengths and weaknesses of the two world economic systems : , Armonk, NY: M. E. Sharpe, 1987. x + 198 pp., index. $32.50," Journal of Comparative Economics, Elsevier, vol. 13(4), pages 627-628, December.
  45. Martin Cave, 1989. "The conduct of auctions for broadcast franchises," Fiscal Studies, Institute for Fiscal Studies, vol. 10(1), pages 17-31, February.
  46. Cave, Martin, 1988. "Innovation policies: An international perspective : , Ed., New York: St. Martin's Press, 1985.206 pp. $22.50," Journal of Comparative Economics, Elsevier, vol. 12(1), pages 155-156, March.
  47. Baldwin, Robert & Cave, Martin & Jones, Timothy H., 1987. "The regulation of independent local radio and its reform," International Review of Law and Economics, Elsevier, vol. 7(2), pages 177-191, December.
  48. Cave, Martin, 1985. "Decentralised Planning in Britain: Comment," Economic Change and Restructuring, Springer, vol. 19(3), pages 141-144.
  49. Cave, Martin, 1983. "Avtomatizirovannaya sistema planovykh raschetov : , (The Automated System of Plan Calculations). Moscow: Ekonomika, 1980," Journal of Comparative Economics, Elsevier, vol. 7(1), pages 88-94, March.
  50. Cave, Martin, 0. "Anti-competitive behaviour in spectrum markets: Analysis and response," Telecommunications Policy, Elsevier, vol. 34(5-6), pages 251-261, June.
  51. Cave, Martin, 0. "Encouraging infrastructure competition via the ladder of investment," Telecommunications Policy, Elsevier, vol. 30(3-4), pages 223-237, April.
  52. Cave, Martin, 0. "Snakes and ladders: Unbundling in a next generation world," Telecommunications Policy, Elsevier, vol. 34(1-2), pages 80-85, February.
  53. Cave, Martin & Martin, Ian, 0. "The costs and benefits of accounting separation: The Australian and British debates," Telecommunications Policy, Elsevier, vol. 18(1), pages 12-20, January.
  54. Cave, Martin & Collins, Richard & Crowther, Peter, 0. "Regulating the BBC," Telecommunications Policy, Elsevier, vol. 28(3-4), pages 249-272, April.
  55. Cave, Martin & Vogelsang, Ingo, 0. "How access pricing and entry interact," Telecommunications Policy, Elsevier, vol. 27(10-11), pages 717-727, November.


  1. Martin Cave, 2012. "Policy and Regulation for Next Generation Networks," Chapters,in: Regulation and the Performance of Communication and Information Networks, chapter 5 Edward Elgar Publishing.
  2. Martin Cave, 2006. "The Development of Digital Television in the UK," Chapters,in: Digital Broadcasting, chapter 6 Edward Elgar Publishing.
  3. Martin Cave & Kiyoshi Nakamura, 2006. "Digital Television: An Introduction," Chapters,in: Digital Broadcasting, chapter 1 Edward Elgar Publishing.
  4. Martin Cave, 2004. "Ofcom and light touch regulation," Chapters,in: Successes and Failures in Regulating and Deregulating Utilities, chapter 4 Edward Elgar Publishing.
  5. Martin Cave, 2004. "Economic aspects of the new regulatory regime for electronic communications services," Chapters,in: The Economics of Antitrust and Regulation in Telecommunications, chapter 3 Edward Elgar Publishing.
  6. Martin Cave & Luigi Prosperetti, 2001. "The future of European Communications regulation: an assessment of the European Commissin's 1999 communications review," Chapters,in: Regulating Utilities, chapter 5 Edward Elgar Publishing.


  1. Baldwin, Robert & Cave, Martin & Lodge, Martin (ed.), 2012. "The Oxford Handbook of Regulation," OUP Catalogue, Oxford University Press, number 9780199655885.
  2. Baldwin, Robert & Cave, Martin & Lodge, Martin (ed.), 2010. "The Oxford Handbook of Regulation," OUP Catalogue, Oxford University Press, number 9780199560219.
  3. Martin Cave & Kiyoshi Nakamura (ed.), 2006. "Digital Broadcasting," Books, Edward Elgar Publishing, number 3816.
  4. Baldwin, Robert & Cave, Martin, 1999. "Understanding Regulation: Theory, Strategy, and Practice," OUP Catalogue, Oxford University Press, number 9780198774389.

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