TITLE

Pricing Developments in the Electric Utility Industry

AUTHOR(S)
Kamerschen, David R.
PUB. DATE
January 2001
SOURCE
American Business Review;Jan2001, Vol. 19 Issue 1, p89
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Examines pricing developments in the electric utility industry in the United States. Changes in service tariffs; Competition among electric utilities; Criteria for evaluating price discrimination.
ACCESSION #
4084120

 

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