Antonio Estache

Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB) - European Center for Advanced Research in Economics and Statistics (ECARES)

Ave. Franklin D Roosevelt, 50 - C.P. 114

Brussels, B-1050

Belgium

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Scholarly Papers (78)

1.

Where Do We Stand on Transport Infrastructure Deregulation and Public-Private Partnership?

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3356
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Antonio Estache and Tomas Serebrisky
Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB) - European Center for Advanced Research in Economics and Statistics (ECARES) and Inter-American Development Bank (IDB)
Downloads 1,188 (9,633)
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Public-Private Partnerships in Transport

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4436
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Antonio Estache, Ellis Juan and Lourdes Trujillo
Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB) - European Center for Advanced Research in Economics and Statistics (ECARES), World Bank and Departamento de Analisis Economico Aplicado
Downloads 1,181 (9,193)
Citation 4

Abstract:

Transport Economics Policy & Planning

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Infrastructure Services in Developing Countries: Access, Quality, Costs, and Policy Reform

World Bank Policy Research Paper No. 3468
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 04 Jan 2005
World Bank, Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB) - European Center for Advanced Research in Economics and Statistics (ECARES) and World Bank
Downloads 1,016 (14,900)
Citation 2

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Infrastructure Services in Developing Countries: Access, Quality, Costs and Policy Reform

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Efficiency Effects of 'Privatization' in Argentina's Water and Sanitation Services

Number of pages: 21 Posted: 18 Jun 2003
Antonio Estache and Lourdes Trujillo
Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB) - European Center for Advanced Research in Economics and Statistics (ECARES) and Departamento de Analisis Economico Aplicado
Downloads 618 (29,481)
Citation 6

Abstract:

Water privatization, regulation, efficiency gains

5.

The Theory of Access Pricing: An Overview for Infrastructure Regulators

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2097
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Tommaso M. Valletti and Antonio Estache
Imperial College Business School and Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB) - European Center for Advanced Research in Economics and Statistics (ECARES)
Downloads 569 (34,232)
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Current Debates on Infrastructure Policy

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4410
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Antonio Estache and Marianne Fay
Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB) - European Center for Advanced Research in Economics and Statistics (ECARES) and World Bank
Downloads 561 (33,933)
Citation 5

Abstract:

Transport Economics Policy & Planning, Public Sector Economics & Finance, Debt Markets, Non Bank Financial Institutions, Infrastructure Economics

7.

The Rise, the Fall, and . . . the Emerging Recovery of Project Finance in Transport

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2385
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Antonio Estache and John Strong
Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB) - European Center for Advanced Research in Economics and Statistics (ECARES) and World Bank
Downloads 560 (35,410)

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A 'Research' Database on Infrastructure Economic Performance

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3643
Number of pages: 152 Posted: 23 Jul 2005
Antonio Estache and Ana Goicoechea
Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB) - European Center for Advanced Research in Economics and Statistics (ECARES) and World Bank
Downloads 550 (35,410)
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Argentina 1990s' Utilities Privatization: A Cure or a Disease?

World Bank Working Paper Series
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 18 Jun 2003
Antonio Estache
Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB) - European Center for Advanced Research in Economics and Statistics (ECARES)
Downloads 541 (35,727)
Citation 8

Abstract:

Argentina, utilities privatization, regulation, distributional effects of privatizatio

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Sector Organization, Governance, and the Inefficiency of African Water Utilities

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2890
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Antonio Estache and Eugene Kouassi
Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB) - European Center for Advanced Research in Economics and Statistics (ECARES) and University of Montreal - Department of Economics
Downloads 487 (33,132)
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Politics, Transaction Costs, and the Design of Regulatory Institutions

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2073
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Antonio Estache and David Martimort
Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB) - European Center for Advanced Research in Economics and Statistics (ECARES) and University of Toulouse 1 - Industrial Economic Institute (IDEI)
Downloads 431 (44,855)
Citation 19

Abstract:

Government Organization, Regulation, Multiprincipal, Collusion

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Government Expenditures on Education, Health, and Infrastructure: A Naive Look at Levels, Outcomes, and Efficiency

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4219
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Antonio Estache, Marianela Gonzalez and Lourdes Trujillo
Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB) - European Center for Advanced Research in Economics and Statistics (ECARES), University of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria and Departamento de Analisis Economico Aplicado
Downloads 402 (50,301)
Citation 4

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Transport Economics Policy & Planning, Public Sector Expenditure Analysis & Management, Inequality, Economic Theory & Research, Poverty Monitoring & Analysis

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Emerging Infrastructure Policy Issues in Developing Countries: A Survey of the Recent Economic Literature

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3442
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Antonio Estache
Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB) - European Center for Advanced Research in Economics and Statistics (ECARES)
Downloads 392 (56,327)
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Privatization and Regulatory Reform in Brazil: The Case of Freight Railways

Journal of Industry, Competition and Trade, Vol. 1, No. 1, 2001
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 16 Oct 2001
Antonio Estache, Andrea Goldstein and Russell W. Pittman
Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB) - European Center for Advanced Research in Economics and Statistics (ECARES), Organization for Economic Co-Operation and Development (OECD) and U.S. Department of Justice - Economic Analysis Group
Downloads 361 (59,455)
Citation 8

Abstract:

Regulatory reform, privatization, railway, developing countries, Latin America, Brazil

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Price Caps, Efficiency Payoffs and Infrastructure Contract Renegotiation in Latin America

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3129
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 22 Jul 2003
Antonio Estache, J. Luis Guasch and Lourdes Trujillo
Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB) - European Center for Advanced Research in Economics and Statistics (ECARES), World Bank - Finance, Private Sector and Infrastructure Sector (LCSFP) and Departamento de Analisis Economico Aplicado
Downloads 358 (59,646)
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Winners and Losers from Utility Privatization in Argentina: Lessons from a General Equilibrium Model

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 1824
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 06 Jan 2005
Omar Chisari, Antonio Estache and Carlos Romero
The World Bank, Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB) - European Center for Advanced Research in Economics and Statistics (ECARES) and The World Bank
Downloads 354 (63,387)
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Does Decentralization Increase Spending on Public Infrastructure?

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 1457
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Antonio Estache and Sarbajit Sinha
Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB) - European Center for Advanced Research in Economics and Statistics (ECARES) and World Bank
Downloads 352 (56,680)
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An Introduction to Financial and Economic Modeling for Utility Regulators

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3001
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB) - European Center for Advanced Research in Economics and Statistics (ECARES), Universidad Argentina de la Empresa (UADE) - Training center Economicos of the Regulation, World Bank and Universidad Nacional de Córdoba y Macroenergía S.A.
Downloads 340 (62,765)
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Infrastructure Performance and Reform in Developing and Transition Economies: Evidence from a Survey of Productivity Measures

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3514
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 09 Feb 2005
Antonio Estache, Sergio Perelman and Lourdes Trujillo
Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB) - European Center for Advanced Research in Economics and Statistics (ECARES), University of Liege - Department of Economics and Departamento de Analisis Economico Aplicado
Downloads 324 (71,614)
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Concession Contract Renegotiations: Some Efficiency vs. Equity Dilemmas

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2705
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 19 Dec 2001
Antonio Estache and Lucia Quesada
Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB) - European Center for Advanced Research in Economics and Statistics (ECARES) and University of Toulouse 1 - Groupe de Recherche en Economie Mathématique et Quantitative (GREMAQ)
Downloads 313 (70,842)
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Telecommunication Reforms, Access Regulation, and Internet Adoption in Latin America

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2802
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Antonio Estache, Marco Manacorda and Tommaso M. Valletti
Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB) - European Center for Advanced Research in Economics and Statistics (ECARES), London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) - Centre for Economic Performance (CEP) and Imperial College Business School
Downloads 303 (72,364)
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Forecasting the Demand for Privatized Transport: What Economic Regulators Should Know and Why

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2446
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 12 May 2002
Lourdes Trujillo, Emile Quinet and Antonio Estache
Departamento de Analisis Economico Aplicado, Ecole Nationale des Ponts et Chaussées (ENPC) - Centre d'Enseignement et de Recherche en Analyse Socio-Economique (CERAS) and Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB) - European Center for Advanced Research in Economics and Statistics (ECARES)
Downloads 303 (76,525)

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The Long and Winding Path to Private Financing and Regulation of Toll Roads

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2387
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Antonio Estache, Manuel Romero and John Strong
Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB) - European Center for Advanced Research in Economics and Statistics (ECARES), Universidad de Las Palmas de Gran Canaria and World Bank
Downloads 300 (70,842)
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Privatization and Regulation of Transport Infrastructure in the 1990s: Successes . . . and Bugs to Fix for the Next Mille

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2248
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Antonio Estache
Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB) - European Center for Advanced Research in Economics and Statistics (ECARES)
Downloads 288 (79,348)
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On Latin America's Infrastructure Privatization and Its Distributional Effects

Number of pages: 20 Posted: 14 Jul 2003
Antonio Estache
Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB) - European Center for Advanced Research in Economics and Statistics (ECARES)
Downloads 282 (74,881)
Citation 8

Abstract:

Infrastucture privatization, Latin America, regulation, income distribution

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Utilities Reforms and Corruption in Developing Countries

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4081
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Antonio Estache, Ana Goicoechea and Lourdes Trujillo
Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB) - European Center for Advanced Research in Economics and Statistics (ECARES), World Bank and Departamento de Analisis Economico Aplicado
Downloads 275 (79,348)
Citation 4

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Infrastructure Regulation, Energy Production and Transportation, Town Water Supply and Sanitation, Social Accountability, ICT Policy and Strategies

27.

Procurement Efficiency for Infrastructure Development and Financial Needs Reassessed

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4662
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Antonio Estache and Atsushi Iimi
Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB) - European Center for Advanced Research in Economics and Statistics (ECARES) and International Monetary Fund (IMF)
Downloads 263 (69,644)
Citation 6

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Transport Economics Policy & Planning, Investment and Investment Climate, E-Business, Debt Markets, Infrastructure Economics

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A Few Things Transport Regulators Should Know About Risk and the Cost of Capital

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2151
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Ian Alexander, Antonio Estache and Adele Oliveri
World Bank, Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB) - European Center for Advanced Research in Economics and Statistics (ECARES) and London Economics
Downloads 248 (88,586)
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Regulatory Tradeoffs in Designing Concession Contracts for Infrastructure Networks

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 1854
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Antonio Estache and Claude Crampes
Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB) - European Center for Advanced Research in Economics and Statistics (ECARES) and Toulouse University
Downloads 216 (103,846)
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How Widespread Were Private Investment and Regulatory Reform in Infrastructure Utilities During the 1990s?

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3595
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 24 Jun 2005
Antonio Estache and Ana Goicoechea
Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB) - European Center for Advanced Research in Economics and Statistics (ECARES) and World Bank
Downloads 213 (110,060)
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Are Returns to Private Infrastructure in Developing Countries Consistent with Risks since the Asian Crisis?

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3373
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Antonio Estache and Maria Elena Pinglo
Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB) - European Center for Advanced Research in Economics and Statistics (ECARES) and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 211 (103,406)
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Is Debt Replacing Equity in Regulated Privatized Infrastructure in Developing Countries?

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3374
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 10 Aug 2004
Luis Correia da Silva, Antonio Estache and Sakari Javerla
Oxford Economic Research Associates (OXERA), Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB) - European Center for Advanced Research in Economics and Statistics (ECARES) and Oxford Economic Research Associates (OXERA) Consulting Ltd.
Downloads 203 (113,100)

Abstract:

Infrastructure, Privatization, Regulation

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Procurement in Infrastructure: What Does Theory Tell Us ?

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4994
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Antonio Estache, Atsushi Iimi and Christian A. Ruzzier
Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB) - European Center for Advanced Research in Economics and Statistics (ECARES), International Monetary Fund (IMF) and University of San Andres - Department of Economics
Downloads 191 (99,881)

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Public Sector Economics & Finance, Debt Markets, Infrastructure Economics, Contract Law, Transport Economics Policy & Planning

34.

Infrastructure Restructuring and Regulation: Building a Base for Sustainable Growth

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2415
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Antonio Estache and Ian Alexander
Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB) - European Center for Advanced Research in Economics and Statistics (ECARES) and World Bank
Downloads 188 (119,121)
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Technical Efficiency Gains from Port Reform: The Potential for Yardstick Competition in Mexico

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2637
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Antonio Estache, Marianela Gonzalez and Lourdes Trujillo
Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB) - European Center for Advanced Research in Economics and Statistics (ECARES), University of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria and Departamento de Analisis Economico Aplicado
Downloads 185 (126,704)
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PPI Partnerships versus PPI Divorces in Developing Countries (Or are we Switching from PPPI to PPDI?)

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3470
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 06 Jan 2005
Antonio Estache
Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB) - European Center for Advanced Research in Economics and Statistics (ECARES)
Downloads 183 (126,704)
Citation 2

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PPI, infrastructure

37.

Universal Service Obligations in Developing Countries

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3421
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Antonio Estache, Jean-Jacques Laffont and Xinzhu Zhang
Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB) - European Center for Advanced Research in Economics and Statistics (ECARES), University of Southern California - Department of Economics (Deceased) and Chinese Academy of Social Sciences (CASS) - Research Center for Regulation and Competition
Downloads 181 (128,583)
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Argentina's Transport Privatization and Re-Regulation: Ups and Downs of a Daring Decade-Long Experience

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2249
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Antonio Estache, José Carbajo and Gines de Rus
Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB) - European Center for Advanced Research in Economics and Statistics (ECARES), European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) and University of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria
Downloads 170 (134,664)
Citation 2

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Telecommunications Performance, Reforms, and Governance

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3822
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 25 Jan 2006
Antonio Estache, Ana Goicoechea and Marco Manacorda
Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB) - European Center for Advanced Research in Economics and Statistics (ECARES), World Bank and London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) - Centre for Economic Performance (CEP)
Downloads 166 (134,664)
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Processes, Information and Accounting Gaps in the Regulation of Argentina's Private Railways

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2636
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 17 Dec 2001
Antonio Estache, Javier Campos and Lourdes Trujillo
Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB) - European Center for Advanced Research in Economics and Statistics (ECARES), University of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria - Analisis Economico Aplicado and Departamento de Analisis Economico Aplicado
Downloads 151 (149,589)

Abstract:

railways privatization, contract renegotiation, regulatory accounting

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Regulatory Agencies: Impact on Firm Performance and Social Welfare

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4509
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Antonio Estache and Martin A. Rossi
Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB) - European Center for Advanced Research in Economics and Statistics (ECARES) and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 148 (148,778)
Citation 2

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Infrastructure Regulation, Privatization, Energy Production and Transportation, Emerging Markets, Regulatory Regimes

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Information, Accounting, and the Regulation of Concessioned Infrastructure Monopolies

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2034
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Antonio Estache and Philip Burns
Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB) - European Center for Advanced Research in Economics and Statistics (ECARES) and London Economics
Downloads 144 (153,870)
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Joint Bidding in Infrastructure Procurement

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4664
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Antonio Estache and Atsushi Iimi
Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB) - European Center for Advanced Research in Economics and Statistics (ECARES) and International Monetary Fund (IMF)
Downloads 141 (135,333)
Citation 4

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Investment and Investment Climate, ICT Policy and Strategies, Markets and Market Access, Public Sector Corruption & Anticorruption Measures, Access to Markets

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Multidimensionality and Renegotiation: Evidence from Transport-Sector Public-Private-Partnership Transactions in Latin America

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4665
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB) - European Center for Advanced Research in Economics and Statistics (ECARES), World Bank - Finance, Private Sector and Infrastructure Sector (LCSFP), International Monetary Fund (IMF) and Departamento de Analisis Economico Aplicado
Downloads 132 (155,603)
Citation 4

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Transport Economics Policy & Planning, Debt Markets, Infrastructure Economics, E-Business, Emerging Markets

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Light and Lightning at the End of the Public Tunnel: Reform of the Electricity Sector in the Southern Cone

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2074
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Antonio Estache and Martin A. Rodriguez Pardina
Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB) - European Center for Advanced Research in Economics and Statistics (ECARES) and Universidad Argentina de la Empresa (UADE) - Training center Economicos of the Regulation
Downloads 125 (174,776)
Citation 9

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Universal Service Obligations in LDCs

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 09 Aug 2004
Antonio Estache, Jean-Jacques Laffont and Xinzhu Zhang
Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB) - European Center for Advanced Research in Economics and Statistics (ECARES), University of Southern California - Department of Economics (Deceased) and Chinese Academy of Social Sciences (CASS) - Research Center for Regulation and Competition
Downloads 125 (179,124)
Citation 6

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Universal Service Obligations (USO), Asymmetric information, regulation, collusion, regulatory capture

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Macroeconomic Effects of Private Sector Participation in Latin America's Infrastructure

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2906
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Departamento de Analisis Economico Aplicado, Universidad de Las Palmas de Gran Canaria - Facultad de Ciencias Económicas y Empresariales - Dept. de Análisis Económico Aplicado, Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB) - European Center for Advanced Research in Economics and Statistics (ECARES) and University of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria - Analisis Economico Aplicado
Downloads 124 (174,776)

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How Concentrated are Global Infrastructure Markets?

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3513
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 09 Feb 2005
Daniel A. Benitez and Antonio Estache
Universite de Toulouse and Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB) - European Center for Advanced Research in Economics and Statistics (ECARES)
Downloads 124 (176,944)
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Have Consumers Benefited from the Reforms in the Electricity Distribution Sector in Latin America?

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3420
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Antonio Estache and Martin Rossi
Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB) - European Center for Advanced Research in Economics and Statistics (ECARES) and University of San Andres
Downloads 121 (179,124)
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Are Cost Models Useful for Telecoms Regulators in Developing Countries?

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2384
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Universite de Toulouse, Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB) - European Center for Advanced Research in Economics and Statistics (ECARES), LECOM Associates, Inc. and University of San Andres - Department of Economics
Downloads 117 (183,581)

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Labor Redundancy, Retraining, and Outplacement during Privatization: The Experience of Brazil' Federal Railway

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2460
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB) - European Center for Advanced Research in Economics and Statistics (ECARES), World Bank and World Bank
Downloads 107 (192,036)
Citation 2

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Universal Service Obligations in Utility Concession Contracts and the Needs of the Poor in Argentina's Privatizations

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2250
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Antonio Estache and Omar Chisari
Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB) - European Center for Advanced Research in Economics and Statistics (ECARES) and The World Bank
Downloads 95 (216,681)
Citation 2

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Bidder Asymmetry in Infrastructure Procurement: Are There any Fringe Bidders?

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4660
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Antonio Estache and Atsushi Iimi
Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB) - European Center for Advanced Research in Economics and Statistics (ECARES) and International Monetary Fund (IMF)
Downloads 92 (212,196)
Citation 5

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Investment and Investment Climate, Government Procurement, Debt Markets, E-Business, Infrastructure Economics

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Dealing with Politics for Money and Power in Infrastructure

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 5455
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Daniel Benitez Sr., Antonio Estache and Tina Søreide
affiliation not provided to SSRN, Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB) - European Center for Advanced Research in Economics and Statistics (ECARES) and World Bank
Downloads 91 (198,337)
Citation 1

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Public Sector Corruption & Anticorruption Measures, National Governance, Governance Indicators, Environmental Economics & Policies, Transport Economics Policy & Planning

The Case for International Coordination of Electricity Regulation: Evidence from the Measurement of Efficiency in South America

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2907
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Antonio Estache, Martin Rossi and Christian A. Ruzzier
Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB) - European Center for Advanced Research in Economics and Statistics (ECARES), University of San Andres and University of San Andres - Department of Economics
Downloads 90 (229,266)
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The Case for International Coordination of Electricity Regulation: Evidence from the Measurement of Efficiency in South America

Journal of Regulatory Economics, Vol. 25, No. 3, 2004
Posted: 19 Jan 2009
Antonio Estache, Martin Rossi and Christian A. Ruzzier
Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB) - European Center for Advanced Research in Economics and Statistics (ECARES), University of San Andres and University of San Andres - Department of Economics

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efficiency, regulation, yardstick competition, electricity, South America

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Auctions with Endogenous Participation and Quality Thresholds: Evidence from ODA Infrastructure Procurement

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4853
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Antonio Estache and Atsushi Iimi
Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB) - European Center for Advanced Research in Economics and Statistics (ECARES) and International Monetary Fund (IMF)
Downloads 76 (218,193)
Citation 2

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Government Procurement, Investment and Investment Climate, E-Business, Markets and Market Access, Economic Theory & Research

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The Impact of Infrastructure Spending in Sub-Saharan Africa: A CGE Modeling Approach

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 5386
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Jean-François Perrault, Luc Savard and Antonio Estache
affiliation not provided to SSRN, Université de Sherbrooke - Department of Economics and Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB) - European Center for Advanced Research in Economics and Statistics (ECARES)
Downloads 74 (213,622)

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Economic Theory & Research, Debt Markets, Emerging Markets, Investment and Investment Climate, Public Sector Expenditure Policy

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(Un)Bundling Infrastructure Procurement: Evidence from Water Supply and Sewage Projects

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4854
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Antonio Estache and Atsushi Iimi
Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB) - European Center for Advanced Research in Economics and Statistics (ECARES) and International Monetary Fund (IMF)
Downloads 70 (242,932)

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Investment and Investment Climate, Government Procurement, E-Business, Debt Markets, Markets and Market Access

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Trade Reform Design as a Signal to Foreign Investors: Lessons for Economies in Transition

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 1490
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Antonio Estache, Eric W. Bond and Steve Chiu
Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB) - European Center for Advanced Research in Economics and Statistics (ECARES), Vanderbilt University - College of Arts and Science - Department of Economics and Independent
Downloads 66 (268,758)
Citation 2

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Are Returns to PPI in LDCs Consistent with Risks Since the East Asia Crisis?

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2970
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 10 Aug 2004
Antonio Estache and Maria Elena Pinglo
Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB) - European Center for Advanced Research in Economics and Statistics (ECARES) and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 58 (289,368)

Abstract:

Regulation, Cost of Capital, Infrastructure

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Job Creation Through Infrastructure Investment in the Middle East and North Africa

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 6164
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
World Bank, Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB) - European Center for Advanced Research in Economics and Statistics (ECARES), affiliation not provided to SSRN, affiliation not provided to SSRN and World Bank
Downloads 49 (289,368)

Abstract:

Transport Economics Policy & Planning, Labor Markets, Banks & Banking Reform, Public Sector Economics, Labor Policies

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Bidders' Entry and Auctioneer's Rejection: Applying a Double Selection Model to Road Procurement Auctions

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4855
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Antonio Estache and Atsushi Iimi
Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB) - European Center for Advanced Research in Economics and Statistics (ECARES) and International Monetary Fund (IMF)
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Investment and Investment Climate, Government Procurement, Markets and Market Access, Debt Markets, E-Business

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Infrastructure Policy and Governance Failures

Chr. Michelsen Institute (CMI) Working Paper No. 2012:5
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 02 Oct 2013
Daniel A. Benitez, Antonio Estache and Tina Søreide
Universite de Toulouse, Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB) - European Center for Advanced Research in Economics and Statistics (ECARES) and University of Bergen, Faculty of Law
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Political economy, infrastructure, corruption

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Measuring Quantity-Quality Trade-Offs in Regulation: The Brazilian Freight Railways Case

Annals of Public and Cooperative Economics, Vol. 78, No. 1, pp. 1-20, March 2007
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 04 Mar 2007
Antonio Estache, Sergio Perelman and Lourdes Trujillo
Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB) - European Center for Advanced Research in Economics and Statistics (ECARES), University of Liege - Department of Economics and Departamento de Analisis Economico Aplicado
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Financing Infrastructure in Developing Countries

Oxford Review of Economic Policy, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 02 Sep 2015
Antonio Estache, Tomas Serebrisky and Liam Wren-Lewis
Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB) - European Center for Advanced Research in Economics and Statistics (ECARES), Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) and Paris School of Economics (PSE)
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Citation 2

Abstract:

Finance, Development, Infrastructure

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Efficiency and Equity Effects of Taxing the Financial Sector: Lessons from a CGE Model for Belgium

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP9320
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 01 Feb 2013
Omar Chisari, Antonio Estache and Gaëtan Nicodème
Universidad Argentina de la Empresa (UADE), Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB) - European Center for Advanced Research in Economics and Statistics (ECARES) and Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB) - Solvay Brussels School of Economics and Management
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Belgium, financial sector, modeling, sales tax, taxation, VAT

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What Anti-Corruption Policy Can Learn from Theories of Sector Regulation

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP8082
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 29 Nov 2010
Antonio Estache and Liam Wren-Lewis
Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB) - European Center for Advanced Research in Economics and Statistics (ECARES) and Paris School of Economics (PSE)
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corruption, infrastructure, regulation

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Supranational Infrastructure Regulation: Institutional Opportunities and Challenges

ECARES Working Paper 2012-025
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 09 Sep 2015
Antonio Estache and Liam Wren-Lewis
Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB) - European Center for Advanced Research in Economics and Statistics (ECARES) and Paris School of Economics (PSE)
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Citation 3

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A Reverse Holdup Problem: When Workers’ Lack of Bargaining Power Slows Economic Adjustments

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP9475
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 17 May 2013
Antonio Estache and Renaud Foucart
Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB) - European Center for Advanced Research in Economics and Statistics (ECARES) and University of Oxford
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Benchmarking Politicians

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP9467
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 08 May 2013
Antonio Estache and Renaud Foucart
Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB) - European Center for Advanced Research in Economics and Statistics (ECARES) and University of Oxford
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Assessing the Impact of Mali's Water Privatization Across Stakeholders

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP8717
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 22 Dec 2011
Antonio Estache and Emili Grifell-Tatjé
Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB) - European Center for Advanced Research in Economics and Statistics (ECARES) and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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distributional effect, efficiency, equity, privatization, regulation

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Joint Bidding, Governance and Public Procurement Costs: A Case of Road Projects

Annals of Public and Cooperative Economics, Vol. 80, Issue 3, pp. 393-429, September 2009
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 08 Oct 2009
Antonio Estache
Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB) - European Center for Advanced Research in Economics and Statistics (ECARES)
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Citation 2

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Toward a Theory of Regulation for Developing Countries: Following Jean-Jacques Laffont's Lead

Journal of Economic Literature, Vol. 47, No. 3, 2009
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 09 Sep 2015
Antonio Estache and Liam Wren-Lewis
Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB) - European Center for Advanced Research in Economics and Statistics (ECARES) and Paris School of Economics (PSE)
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Citation 11

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How Would the Design of an Alternative Minimum Tax Impact the Effective Corporate Tax Rate in Belgium?

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP9481
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 24 May 2013
Vincent Daxbek and Antonio Estache
Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB) and Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB) - European Center for Advanced Research in Economics and Statistics (ECARES)
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alternative minimum taxes, Belgium, corporate taxes, effective tax rates, presumptive taxation, tax avoidance

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Universal Service Obligations in Utility Concession Contracts and the Needs of the Poor in Argentina's Privatization

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2250
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 10 Jan 2017
Antonio Estache
Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB) - European Center for Advanced Research in Economics and Statistics (ECARES)
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Citation 1

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Access to Finance, Urban Housing and Land Settlements, Energy Conservation & Efficiency, Economic Growth, Industrial Economics, Transport Economics Policy & Planning, Urban Governance and Management, Energy Consumption, Municipal Management and Reform, Environment and Energy Efficiency, Economic Theory & Research, Urban Housing

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Bidders’ Entry and Auctioneer’s Rejection: Applying a Double Selection Model to Road Procurement Auctions

Journal of Applied Economics, Vol XIV, No. 2 (November 2011), 199-223
Posted: 22 May 2012
Antonio Estache and Atsushi Iimi
Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB) - European Center for Advanced Research in Economics and Statistics (ECARES) and International Monetary Fund (IMF)

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auction theory, endogenous bidder entry, infrastructure development, public procurement

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Privatization and Regulation of Transport Infrastructure in the 1990s

World Bank Research Observer, Vol. 16, No. 1, pp. 85-107, 2001
Posted: 29 Feb 2008
Antonio Estache
Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB) - European Center for Advanced Research in Economics and Statistics (ECARES)

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The Potential Role of Economic Cost Models in the Regulation of Telecommunications in Developing Countries

Information Economics and Policy, Vol. 14, No. 1, pp. 21-38, 2002
Posted: 18 Jan 2007
Universite de Toulouse, Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB) - European Center for Advanced Research in Economics and Statistics (ECARES), LECOM Associates, Inc. and University of San Andres - Department of Economics

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cost models, telecommunications, information