IDEAS home Printed from https://ideas.repec.org/p/zbw/aluivr/127.html
   My bibliography  Save this paper

Theorie und Praxis der Price-Cap-Regulierung

Author

Listed:
  • Knieps, Günter

Abstract

Die Umsetzung der Price-Cap-Regulierung in den unterschiedlichen Netzsektoren ist in Deutschland durch vielfältige Asymmetrien gekennzeichnet. Dies führte bezüglich der Regulierungsbasis sowohl zu Überregulierungen als auch zu Unterregulierungen. Ferner kam es zu Doppelregulierungen. Schließlich wird das Instrument der Price-Cap-Regulierung nicht konsistent angewendet. Erforderlich ist deshalb ein präzises Regulierungsmandat, das die Regulierungsbehörde in die Lage versetzt, ihren Regulierungsauftrag im Sinne des disaggregier-ten Regulierungsansatzes möglichst zielgerecht umsetzen zu können. Die Analyse der erforderlichen Regulierungsbasis sowie der geeigneten Regulierungsinstrumente erfordert eine sektorübergreifende theoretische Fundierung, die alle Netzsektoren symmetrisch, d.h. nach gleichen netzökonomischen Kriterien behandelt. Es geht dabei um die Bildung von Regulierungsprinzipien, die auf unterschiedliche Netze konsistent Anwendung finden.

Suggested Citation

  • Knieps, Günter, 2009. "Theorie und Praxis der Price-Cap-Regulierung," Discussion Papers 127, University of Freiburg, Institute for Transport Economics and Regional Policy.
  • Handle: RePEc:zbw:aluivr:127
    as

    Download full text from publisher

    File URL: https://www.econstor.eu/bitstream/10419/43131/1/622467891.pdf
    Download Restriction: no

    References listed on IDEAS

    as
    1. Weingast, Barry R & Moran, Mark J, 1983. "Bureaucratic Discretion or Congressional Control? Regulatory Policymaking by the Federal Trade Commission," Journal of Political Economy, University of Chicago Press, vol. 91(5), pages 765-800, October.
    2. Vogelsang, Ingo, 2002. "Incentive Regulation and Competition in Public Utility Markets: A 20-Year Perspective," Journal of Regulatory Economics, Springer, vol. 22(1), pages 5-27, July.
    Full references (including those not matched with items on IDEAS)

    More about this item

    Statistics

    Access and download statistics

    Corrections

    All material on this site has been provided by the respective publishers and authors. You can help correct errors and omissions. When requesting a correction, please mention this item's handle: RePEc:zbw:aluivr:127. See general information about how to correct material in RePEc.

    For technical questions regarding this item, or to correct its authors, title, abstract, bibliographic or download information, contact: (ZBW - German National Library of Economics). General contact details of provider: http://edirc.repec.org/data/wffrede.html .

    If you have authored this item and are not yet registered with RePEc, we encourage you to do it here. This allows to link your profile to this item. It also allows you to accept potential citations to this item that we are uncertain about.

    If CitEc recognized a reference but did not link an item in RePEc to it, you can help with this form .

    If you know of missing items citing this one, you can help us creating those links by adding the relevant references in the same way as above, for each refering item. If you are a registered author of this item, you may also want to check the "citations" tab in your RePEc Author Service profile, as there may be some citations waiting for confirmation.

    Please note that corrections may take a couple of weeks to filter through the various RePEc services.

    IDEAS is a RePEc service hosted by the Research Division of the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis . RePEc uses bibliographic data supplied by the respective publishers.