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Regulation in Theory and Practice: An Overview

In: Studies in Public Regulation

  • Paul L. Joskow
  • Roger G. Noll

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  • Gary Fromm, 1981. "Studies in Public Regulation," NBER Books, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc, number from81-1, September.
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