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Supply-Side Incentives

Brett M. Frischmann

in Infrastructure: The Social Value of Shared Resources

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780199895656
eISBN:
9780199933280
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199895656.003.0009
Subject:
Law, Environmental and Energy Law

This chapter considers the relationship between nondiscrimination rules and supply-side incentives to invest in infrastructure. It frames and evaluates the oft-made claim that government-imposed ... More


Mitigating the Risks of Investing in Developing Countries: Currency-Related Guarantee Instruments for Infrastructure Projects

Inge Kaul and Pedro Conceiçāo

in The New Public Finance: Responding to Global Challenges

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195179972
eISBN:
9780199850709
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195179972.003.0026
Subject:
Economics and Finance, International

This chapter examines how public investment guarantees can facilitate infrastructure investment in developing countries, focusing on guarantee by multilateral and bilateral agencies to debt investors ... More


New Vehicles to Drive the Collaborative Model

Ashby Monk, Rajiv Sharma, and Duncan L. Sinclair

in Reframing Finance: New Models of Long-Term Investment Management

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9781503601789
eISBN:
9781503602755
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9781503601789.003.0004
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Financial Economics

Chapter 4 presents actual case study examples of the vehicles that have been set up and represent the collaborative model. Whereas earlier chapters provided the theoretical explanation and validation ... More


Rebuilding and Renewing America:: A Twenty-First Century National Infrastructure Investment Plan for the United States

Robert D. Yaro

in China's Pan-Pearl River Delta: Regional Cooperation and Development

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9789888028504
eISBN:
9789882206717
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Hong Kong University Press
DOI:
10.5790/hongkong/9789888028504.003.0003
Subject:
Economics and Finance, South and East Asia

This chapter discusses strategic planning in the United States. The country's development in the new century is facing a host of challenges that require strategies for sustainable, equitable, and ... More


Infrastructure Investment in Europe: New Data, Market Dynamics, Policy Actions, and the Role of the European Investment Bank

Philipp-Bastian Brutscher and Debora Revoltella

in Finance and Investment: The European Case

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780198815815
eISBN:
9780191853418
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198815815.003.0017
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Financial Economics

Using new estimates of infrastructure investment in Europe, this chapter documents a sharp fall in infrastructure investment activities in recent years, with government investment and investments ... More


Reframing Finance: New Models of Long-Term Investment Management

Ashby Monk, Rajiv Sharma, and Duncan L. Sinclair

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9781503601789
eISBN:
9781503602755
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9781503601789.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Financial Economics

The role of financial intermediaries has come under close scrutiny in recent times as many of the practices of these service firms have been exposed for their opaque, rent-seeking and dishonest ... More


The Future of Long-Term Institutional Investment

Ashby Monk, Rajiv Sharma, and Duncan L. Sinclair

in Reframing Finance: New Models of Long-Term Investment Management

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9781503601789
eISBN:
9781503602755
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9781503601789.003.0005
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Financial Economics

The concluding chapter emphasizes the need for institutional investors to rely on their own network economies as well as the agglomeration economies that they have access to through financial ... More


Governance Dilemmas of the Contemporary State: The Politics of Infrastructure Policy

Jacint Jordana

in The Problem-solving Capacity of the Modern State: Governance Challenges and Administrative Capacities

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
December 2014
ISBN:
9780198716365
eISBN:
9780191784880
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198716365.003.0009
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

In this age of multi-level governance, regulatory policy and regulatory instruments promise to solve recurrent problems of infrastructure provision, offering more resources for infrastructure ... More


Water and sanitation in Africa: current status, trends, challenges and opportunities

George Kararach and Tito Yepes

in Infrastructure in Africa: Lessons for Future Development

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9781447326632
eISBN:
9781447326663
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447326632.003.0006
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

Africa faces difficult water/sanitation legacies in the form of high hydrological variability and a multiplicity of transboundary river basins alongside poor sanitation. These challenges impeded the ... More


New deal or no new deal? A decade of ‘sustainable’ transport in the UK

Jon Shaw and Iain Docherty

in Traffic jam: Ten years of 'sustainable' transport in the UK

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781847420732
eISBN:
9781447304050
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781847420732.003.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Urban and Rural Studies

This chapter explains the coverage of this book, which is about the developments in the transport sector in Great Britain. The book critically analyses transport developments in the UK in the 10 ... More


Rhetoric in transitioning to sustainable travel

Robin Hickman

in Sustainable London?: The future of a global city

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9781447310594
eISBN:
9781447310624
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447310594.003.0012
Subject:
Sociology, Population and Demography

This chapter examines the challenges in moving towards greater sustainability in travel in London, looking at the likely policy measures and interventions available in infrastructural, vehicle ... More


Japan–India Relations from the Perspectives of Global Governance and International Institutions

Shinichi Kitaoka and Naoko Kumagai

in Poised for Partnership: Deepening India-Japan Relations in the Asian Century

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780199466481
eISBN:
9780199087044
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199466481.003.0008
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics, Comparative Politics

This article examines Japan’s cooperation with India from the perspectives of Japan’s national interests, bilateral cooperation, and regional and global governance. We focus on four areas of ... More


Immigration Wave: Soviet Jew Exodus

Assaf Razin

in Israel and the World Economy: The Power of Globalization

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9780262037341
eISBN:
9780262344234
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262037341.003.0002
Subject:
Political Science, Political Economy

The disunion of the Soviet Union and the destruction of communism in the USSR 1987-1991 triggered the recent emigration wave of Soviet Jews to various parts of the world, primarily to Israel. The ... More


The Future of National Development Banks

Stephany Griffith-Jones and José Antonio Ocampo (eds)

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
November 2018
ISBN:
9780198827948
eISBN:
9780191866630
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198827948.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Financial Economics, Development, Growth, and Environmental

The topic of national development banks was largely neglected in the academic literature for a long period, and was limited to a debate between admirers and detractors of these institutions. Since ... More


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