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Political theories of monopoly power.

Earl Latham

Political theories of monopoly power.

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Published by Bureau of Governmental Research, College of Business and Public Administration, University of Maryland in College Park .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Monopolies.

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    SeriesUniversity of Maryland. Bureau of Governmental Research. Studies in government
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHD2731 .L33
    The Physical Object
    Pagination15 p.
    Number of Pages15
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL213342M
    LC Control Numbera 57009532
    OCLC/WorldCa1510707

    At least this was the case before the publication of Manuela Mosca’s latest book, Monopoly Power and Competition: The Italian Marginalist Perspective. Now a gap has been filled. This book is the first to recount the history of what the economists of the nineteenth century wrote on monopoly power and its causes. No one had done that before her. A major new introduction to theories of public policy. The author provides an accessible assessment of a wide range of theories and models from policy cycles, policy transfer, rational choice and socio-economic explanations to multi-level governance, advocacy coalitions and punctuated equilibrium and of their value to policy analysis.


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