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IPPP: Risks and Opportunities, An Economic Perspective

Julie de Brux et Frédéric Marty Abstract: This article analyzes some of the issues raised by institutionalized public-private partnerships in an economic perspective.We demonstrate that although they may address some of the…

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Correlation evidence in the dynamics of agricultural commodity prices

Raphaël Homayoun Boroumand, Stéphane Goutte, Simon Porcher et Thomas Porcher Abstract: The article studies the correlation structures of a large panel of agricultural commodities prices between January 1990 and February 2014. We use a…

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The Determinants of Margins in French Retail Gasoline Markets

S. Porcher et T. Porcher, 2014 – The Determinants of Margins in French Retail Gasoline Markets, Applied Economics Letters, forthcoming. Abstract: When studying oligopolies, a tension exists between models supporting tacit collusion and those…

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S. Porcher et V. Levrault – 20 Questions d’Economie

Simon Pocher et Vincent Levrault ont publié « 20 Questions d’Economie: Concours d’Entrée Sciences Po » aux éditionsellipses. Description de l’ouvrage: « Au travers de 20 sujets entièrement rédigés, ce livre accompagne les étudiants…

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Economie de la défense – Repères La Découverte

Renaud Bellais, Martial Foucault et Jean-Michel Oudot Abstract: Les tensions internationales récentes soulignent les enjeux et la complexité de la défense. En complément des approches notamment politiques et stratégiques, la science économique…

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Contract Renewal as an Incentive Device. An Application to the French Urban Public Transport Sector

Axel Gautier et Anne Yvrande-Billon 2013- Contract Renewal as an Incentive Device. An Application to the French Urban Public Transport Sector, Review of Economics and Institutions. Vol. 4(1).  Abstract: In the French urban…

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Les évaluations économiques en appui à la gestion de l’eau et des milieux aquatiques

Maria Salvetti  Publication de l’ONEMA, Coll. Comprendre pour Agir, n°8. Abstract: Qu’il s’agisse de caractériser, en termes socio-économiques, les usages de l’eau sur un territoire ou qu’il s’agisse d’évaluer les coûts…

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Corporatization and the Behavior of Public Firms: How Shifting Control Rights Affects Political Interference in Water Prices

Michael Klien 2013 Corporatization and the Behavior of Public Firms: How Shifting Control Rights Affects Political Interference in Water Prices, Review of Industrial Organization. Abstract: As an alternative to privatization, corporatization implies…

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Efficiency in the public and private French water utilities: prospects for benchmarking

A. Le Lannier et S. Porcher, 2013 – Efficiency in the public and private French water utilities: prospects for benchmarking Abstract: This article uses a data envelopment analysis (DEA) and a…

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Efficiency and equity in two-part tariffs: the case of residential water rates

Simon Porcher – Efficiency and equity in two-part tariffs: the case of residential water rates Abstract: As first noticed by Coase (1946), a standard result in utility regulation is that efficiency…

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