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El Servicio de Agua y Saneamiento en Buenos Aires: Privatización y Regulación


  • Ferro, Gustavo

    () (Universidad Argntina de la Empresa)


Este trabajo se propone explorar lo ocurrido desde la concesión en materia de desenvolvimiento de la empresa prestadora y la regulación estatal al sector. Se estructura en ocho secciones. Tras esta introducción, la segunda trata sobre la evolución del sector, la tercera sobre control de monopolios y promoción de la competencia, la cuarta sobre la política para el sector. La quinta sección se ocupa de la regulación del servicio, la sexta de los subsidios al interior del sector y la séptima del regulador. En la sección octava se reseñan las principales conclusiones.

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  • Ferro, Gustavo, 2000. "El Servicio de Agua y Saneamiento en Buenos Aires: Privatización y Regulación," UADE Textos de Discusión 16_2000, Instituto de Economía, Universidad Argentina de la Empresa.
  • Handle: RePEc:ris:uadetd:2000_016

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    1. Ferro, Gustavo, 2001. "Participación del Sector Privado y Regulación en Agua y Saneamiento en Argentina: Casos Seleccionados," UADE Textos de Discusión 30_2001, Instituto de Economía, Universidad Argentina de la Empresa.

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    Servicio de Agua; control de monopolios; promoción de la competencia;

    JEL classification:

    • L10 - Industrial Organization - - Market Structure, Firm Strategy, and Market Performance - - - General
    • L50 - Industrial Organization - - Regulation and Industrial Policy - - - General


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