Deregulation/Restructuring Part I: Reregulation Will Not Fix the Problems

Lester Lave, Jay Apt, Seth Blumsack

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Electricity market restructuring is widely seen as having failed. Many of the same groups that pressed for deregulation now find themselves seeking reregulation. But reregulation will reintroduce the flaws and problems that led people to seek deregulation. Further, reregulation will introduce the additional problem of how to value competitive market assets for inclusion in the regulated rate base.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)9-22
Number of pages14
JournalElectricity Journal
Issue number8
StatePublished - Oct 1 2007


All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Business and International Management
  • Energy (miscellaneous)
  • Management of Technology and Innovation

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