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few things transport regulators should know about risk and the cost of capital
1999 by World Bank, World Bank Institute, Governance, Regulation, and Finance in Washington, DC (1818 H St., NW, Washington 20433) .
Written in English
A methodology for measuring the cost of capital, calculating the measure of market risk, and estimating the impact of various regulatory regimes on market risk in the transport sector.
|Statement||Ian Alexander, Antonio Estache, Adele Oliveri.|
|Series||Policy research working paper ;, 2151, Policy research working papers ;, 2151.|
|Contributions||Estache, Antonio., Oliveri, Adele., World Bank Institute. Governance, Regulation, and Finance Division.|
|LC Classifications||HG3881.5.W57 P63 no. 2151|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||16 p. :|
|Number of Pages||16|
|LC Control Number||2001265294|
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A few things transport regulators should know about risk and the cost of capital. [Ian Alexander; Antonio Estache; Adele Oliveri; World Bank Institute. Governance, Regulation, and Finance Division.] -- A methodology for measuring the cost of capital, calculating the measure of market risk, and estimating the impact of various regulatory regimes on market risk in the.
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