Competition for Public Transport Services

Institutional Framework and Empirical Evidence of Bus Services in Germany

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ISBN: 978-3-7908-2801-6 (Print) 978-3-7908-2802-3 (Online)

Table of contents (12 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xxvi

  2. OVERVIEW

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      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-5

      Introduction and Focus of Analysis

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      Pages 7-10

      General Literature Overview

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      Pages 11-14

      Structure of the Book

  3. THE GERMAN INSTITUTIONAL FRAMEWORK

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 15-15

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      Pages 17-50

      The Distinction Between Commercial and Non-Commercial Bus Services

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      Pages 51-80

      The Practice with Different Institutional Models Within the Framework

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      Pages 81-92

      International Comparisons: Alternatives Beyond Competitive Tendering

  4. COMPETITION FOR NON-COMMERCIAL SERVICES

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 93-93

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      Pages 95-110

      General Conditions Surrounding Non-Commercial Services

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      Pages 111-136

      Experiences with Competitive Tendering of Bus Services

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      Pages 137-154

      Factors Affecting Tender Prices

  5. COMPETITION FOR COMMERCIAL SERVICES

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 155-155

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      Pages 157-187

      Market Entry Barriers for Commercial Services

  6. CONCLUSIONS AND OUTLOOK

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 189-189

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      Pages 191-195

      Conclusions

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      Pages 197-204

      A Proposal to Improve the Current Awarding System in Germany

  7. Back Matter

    Pages 205-235