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Kolm as a Contributor to Public Utility Pricing, Second Best Culture and the Theory of Regulation

  • David, Laurent
  • Le Breton, Michel
  • Merillon, Olivier
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    Paper provided by Institut d'Économie Industrielle (IDEI), Toulouse in its series IDEI Working Papers with number 490.

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    Date of creation: Jul 2007
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    Publication status: Published in dans Social Ethics and Normative Economics: Essays in Honor of Serge Christophe Kolm, sous la direction de Marc Fleurbaey, Maurice Salles et John A. Weymark, Springer, Berlin, avril 2011.
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