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Title: Privatization and PPPS in transportation infrastructure: Network effects of increasing user fees
Author: Albalate, Daniel, 1980-
Bel i Queralt, Germà, 1963-
Keywords: Política de transports
Infraestructures (Transport)
Transport terrestre
Política industrial
Transportation and state
Transportation buildings
Automotive transportation
Industrial policy
Issue Date: 2011
Publisher: Universitat de Barcelona. Institut de Recerca en Economia Aplicada Regional i Pública
Series/Report no: [WP E-IR11/10]
Abstract: PPPS: Problem: Public-private-partnerships in transport infrastructure characteristically increase user-fees. Purpose: We aim to identify the network effects of the use of PPPs and increased user tolls in road infrastructure. Methods: We study the increases in user tolls on motorways due to the use of PPPs in the US. Results and conclusions: Among other things, the monetization of motorways is associated with an increase in toll levels that has consequences for their users, and also for the rest of the sections of the network.
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It is part of: IREA – Working Papers, 2011, IR11/10
ISSN: 2014-1254
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