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Vulnerable consumers and public services: can competition and switching reduce inequalities?

Fernández-Gutiérrez, Marcos, Jilke, Sebastian and James, Oliver (2016) Vulnerable consumers and public services: can competition and switching reduce inequalities? British Politics and Policy at LSE (25 May 2016). Website.

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Abstract

Widespread regulatory reforms across European countries have tried to increase consumer welfare by introducing competition and choice into public service markets. Here, Marcos Fernández-Gutiérrez, Sebastian Jilke and Oliver James present evidence that suggests to reduce inequalities between users, regulation could focus more on the demand-side of the equation.

Item Type: Online resource (Website)
Official URL: http://blogs.lse.ac.uk/politicsandpolicy/
Additional Information: © 2016 The Authors; Online
Divisions: LSE
Subjects: H Social Sciences > H Social Sciences (General)
H Social Sciences > HC Economic History and Conditions
Sets: Collections > British Politics and Policy at LSE
Date Deposited: 26 May 2016 14:22
Last Modified: 19 Nov 2019 21:13
URI: http://eprints.lse.ac.uk/id/eprint/66662

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