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Robinson, Colin 1932-

Overview
Works: 93 works in 461 publications in 3 languages and 6,116 library holdings
Genres: Conference papers and proceedings  Dictionaries  Case studies 
Roles: Author, Editor, Honoree, Author of introduction
Classifications: HD2768.G74, 363.60941
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Colin Robinson
Successes and failures in regulating and deregulating utilities : evidence from the UK, Europe, and the USA by Colin Robinson( )

18 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 697 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two papers are presented on each issue: the first by a distinguished academic or industry expert and the second, a shorter comment, usually by the relevant regulator. Together they show how regulation and deregulation are evolving, and highlight the successes which have been achieved and the failures which must be overcome. This book will be of considerable value to practitioners, policymakers and academics involved in regulatory reform and regulatory economics. It will also be of interest to anyone wishing to gain an overview of international regulatory policies
Utility regulation in competitive markets : problems and progress( )

13 editions published in 2007 in English and German and held by 467 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Papers from the 15th series of the Beesley lectures, held in 2005
Regulating utilities and promoting competition : lessons for the future by Colin Robinson( )

14 editions published in 2006 in English and German and held by 423 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Regulating Utilities and Promoting Competition continues the series of annual books, published in association with the Institute of Economic Affairs and the London Business School, which critically review the state of utility regulation and competition policy
Regulating utilities : new issues, new solutions( Book )

10 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and held by 295 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In association with the institute of Economic Affairs and the London Business School."Papers from the 1999 Beesley series of lectures. Includes bibliographical references and index
North Sea oil in the future : economic analysis and government policy by Colin Robinson( Book )

14 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Written for the Trade Policy Research Centre in London. Gives a detailed and independent analysis of the economics of North Sea oil
Governments, competition and utility regulation by Colin Robinson( Book )

14 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 259 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Governments, Competition and Utility Regulation continues the series of annual books, published in association with the Institute of Economic Affairs and the London Business School, which critically reviews the state of utility regulation and competition policy. Chapters on each topic are followed by comments from regulators, competition authority chairmen and other experts in the relevant fields. The book provides analysis of and commentaries on the most significant developments in regulation and competition policy, drawing on experiences in Britain, the United States and the European Union, as well as in international trade negotiations. It will be of value to practitioners, policymakers and academics who are concerned with regulation, deregulation and policies to promote competition."--Jacket
Regulation without the state : the debate continues by John Blundell( Book )

16 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Business forecasting: an economic approach by Colin Robinson( Book )

11 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

What future for British coal? : optimism or realism on the prospects to the year 2000 by Colin Robinson( Book )

10 editions published in 1981 in English and French and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The energy "crisis" and British coal : the economics of the fuel market in the 1970s and beyond by Colin Robinson( Book )

9 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Utility regulation and competition policy( Book )

11 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this book, the latest volume in the annual series published in association with the London Business School and the Institute of Economic Affairs, some of the main issues in UK and EU utility regulation and competition policy are discussed. Topics examined include the new electricity and gas trading markets, regulating the railways, introducing competition into water, telecoms and Ofcom, opening EU gas and electricity markets, the 1998 Competition Act, EU merger policy and a general review of privatisation and regulation in Britain. Essays by expert commentators are followed in each case by comments from the relevant regulator
Can coal be saved? : a radical proposal to reverse the decline of a major industry by Colin Robinson( Book )

11 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Competition and regulation in utility markets by Beesley Lectures on Regulation( Book )

9 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Revised versions of papers and chairmens' comments from the eleventh annual series of Beesley Lectures on Regulation, held in the autumn of 2001 and jointly organized by the Institute of Economic Affairs and the London Business School
The welfare state : pensions, health, and education by Arthur Seldon( Book )

11 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This collection of Arthur Seldon's eight articles and one book explains how state-run welfare, such as national pensions and health care, suppresses innovation, diminishes personal choice, undermines personal responsibility, and ends by providing only mediocre services."--Jacket
Everyman's dictionary of economics by Arthur Seldon( Book )

10 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Análise e prática de mercado, inclusive comercialização; Capital; Desenvolvimento do pensamento econômico; Dinheiro e organização financeira; Estrutura e organização industriais; Finanças públicas; Objetivo métodos e fontes; Organização e política econômica nacionais; População e crescimento econômico; Renda nacional; Teoria e organização econômicas internacionais; Terra e agricultura; Trabalho; Bibliografia econômica; Dicionário
A policy for fuel by Colin Robinson( Book )

14 editions published between 1969 and 1971 in English and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Energy in a competitive market : essays in honour of Colin Robinson( Book )

10 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Government failure and over-government by Arthur Seldon( Book )

8 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The economics of energy self-sufficiency by Eileen Marshall( Book )

7 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The state is rolling back : essays in persuasion by Arthur Seldon( Book )

7 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The State is Rolling Back is a collection of fifty-four of Arthur Seldon's shorter articles on the shortcomings of state welfare, on government failure, and on the advantages of allowing markets to work. It analyzes a wide range of economic and social problems, demonstrating the damaging consequences of intervention by government with short time horizons."--Jacket
 
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Successes and failures in regulating and deregulating utilities : evidence from the UK, Europe, and the USA
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Utility regulation in competitive markets : problems and progressRegulating utilities and promoting competition : lessons for the futureRegulating utilities : new issues, new solutionsGovernments, competition and utility regulationRegulation without the state : the debate continuesUtility regulation and competition policyCompetition and regulation in utility marketsThe welfare state : pensions, health, and education
Alternative Names
Robinson, C.

Languages
English (224)

German (2)

French (1)