The Resource Managing Change in the Postal and Delivery Industries, edited by Michael A. Crew, Paul R. Kleindorfer, (electronic resource)

Managing Change in the Postal and Delivery Industries, edited by Michael A. Crew, Paul R. Kleindorfer, (electronic resource)

Label
Managing Change in the Postal and Delivery Industries
Title
Managing Change in the Postal and Delivery Industries
Statement of responsibility
edited by Michael A. Crew, Paul R. Kleindorfer
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Managing Change in the Postal and Delivery Industries brings together practitioners, postal administrators, the express industry, regulators, economists and lawyers to examine the important policy and regulatory issues facing the postal and delivery industries. This volume reviews such topics as international postal policy, the universal service obligation, regulation and competition, entry and the role of scale and scope economics, cost analysis in postal services, and service standards. This book provides a unique perspective on the problems facing postal and delivery networks
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Cataloging source
AU@
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Crew, Michael A
Dewey number
338.6
Index
no index present
LC call number
  • HD28-70
  • HD2321-4730.9
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Kleindorfer, Paul R
Series statement
Topics in Regulatory Economics and Policy Series
Series volume
25
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Economics
  • Industrial organization (Economic theory)
  • Microeconomics
  • Industrial management
  • Economics
  • Industrial management
  • Industrial organization (Economic theory)
  • Microeconomics
Label
Managing Change in the Postal and Delivery Industries, edited by Michael A. Crew, Paul R. Kleindorfer, (electronic resource)
Link
http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4615-6321-1
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file reproduced from original
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mixed
Contents
Theoretical Perspectives -- 1 Issues in Measuring Incremental Cost in a Multi-Function Enterprise -- 2 Cost and Benefits of Universal Service Obligations in the Postal Sector -- 3 Peak Loads and Postal Services: Some Implications of Multi-Stage Production -- 4 Scale Economies and Natural Monopoly in the Postal Delivery: Comparison Between Parametric and Non Parametric Specifications -- Empirical Perspectives -- 5 A Cross Sectional Comparison and Analysis of Productivity for 21 National Postal Administrations -- 6 A Measure of Scale Economies for Postal Systems -- 7 Demand Models for Letter Mail and Its Substitutes: Results from Finland -- 8 Changes in the Household-Level Demand for Postal Delivery Services from 1986 to 1994 -- Legal and Institutional Perspectives -- 9 The UK Post Office Competition Law Compliance Program -- 10 Monopolies and European Community Competition Law: Current Problems -- 11 Liberalized Postal Markets: Finnish and Swedish Experiences -- Universal Service Obligation -- 12 Cost and Returns from Delivery to Sparsely Settled Rural Areas -- 13 The Universal Service Obligation for Post: Some Australian Calculations -- 14 The Challenge of Electronic Competition: Empirical Analysis of Substitution Effects on the Demand for Letter Services -- 15 Providing Universal Service in Competitive Postal Markets -- 16 The Cost of the Universal Postal Service in a Competitive Environment: Lessons from Telecommunications -- Policy Perspectives -- 17 The Roots of Deregulation: Why Aviation and Telecommunications But Not the Post Office? -- 18 The Future of the U.S. Postal Service: An Assessment of Options -- 19 The Structure Of Postal Markets -- 20 Competition And Rate Restructuring For Postal Services -- Postal Strategy -- 21 Competitor Access To The Postal Pipeline: The New Zealand Experience -- 22 Competition In Postal Markets: The German Direct Mail Market -- 23 Postal Services: Competition in the Netherlands -- Current Situation
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 424 p.)
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unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781461563211
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(electronic bk.)
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uncompressed
Other control number
10.1007/978-1-4615-6321-1
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unknown
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access
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unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)851808836
  • (OCoLC)ocn851808836
Label
Managing Change in the Postal and Delivery Industries, edited by Michael A. Crew, Paul R. Kleindorfer, (electronic resource)
Link
http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4615-6321-1
Publication
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Color
mixed
Contents
Theoretical Perspectives -- 1 Issues in Measuring Incremental Cost in a Multi-Function Enterprise -- 2 Cost and Benefits of Universal Service Obligations in the Postal Sector -- 3 Peak Loads and Postal Services: Some Implications of Multi-Stage Production -- 4 Scale Economies and Natural Monopoly in the Postal Delivery: Comparison Between Parametric and Non Parametric Specifications -- Empirical Perspectives -- 5 A Cross Sectional Comparison and Analysis of Productivity for 21 National Postal Administrations -- 6 A Measure of Scale Economies for Postal Systems -- 7 Demand Models for Letter Mail and Its Substitutes: Results from Finland -- 8 Changes in the Household-Level Demand for Postal Delivery Services from 1986 to 1994 -- Legal and Institutional Perspectives -- 9 The UK Post Office Competition Law Compliance Program -- 10 Monopolies and European Community Competition Law: Current Problems -- 11 Liberalized Postal Markets: Finnish and Swedish Experiences -- Universal Service Obligation -- 12 Cost and Returns from Delivery to Sparsely Settled Rural Areas -- 13 The Universal Service Obligation for Post: Some Australian Calculations -- 14 The Challenge of Electronic Competition: Empirical Analysis of Substitution Effects on the Demand for Letter Services -- 15 Providing Universal Service in Competitive Postal Markets -- 16 The Cost of the Universal Postal Service in a Competitive Environment: Lessons from Telecommunications -- Policy Perspectives -- 17 The Roots of Deregulation: Why Aviation and Telecommunications But Not the Post Office? -- 18 The Future of the U.S. Postal Service: An Assessment of Options -- 19 The Structure Of Postal Markets -- 20 Competition And Rate Restructuring For Postal Services -- Postal Strategy -- 21 Competitor Access To The Postal Pipeline: The New Zealand Experience -- 22 Competition In Postal Markets: The German Direct Mail Market -- 23 Postal Services: Competition in the Netherlands -- Current Situation
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 424 p.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781461563211
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
uncompressed
Other control number
10.1007/978-1-4615-6321-1
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
access
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)851808836
  • (OCoLC)ocn851808836

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