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Does certificate of need affect cardiac outcomes and costs?
Several U.S. states enforce Certificate of Need (CON) regulations, which limit the number of hospitals performing open heart surgery or coronary angioplasty. CON regulations were intended to restrain cost growth and improve ...
Pricing Natural Gas in Mexico: an Application of the Little-Mirrlees Rule
(James A. Baker III Institute for Public Policy of Rice University, 2000)
The Comisión Reguladora de Energía has implemented a netback rule for linking the Mexican market for natural gas with the North American market. This paper describes the economic analysis that supported this policy. We ...