Very Good-with no dust jacket. 354052360X. Library stamps/edge stamps/marks/labels/pocket, otherwise light wear. Solid copy.; "The central problem is whether the creation of a modern and competitive infrastructure can be left to the decentralised decision-making of private economic agents or not."..."In order to study these issues the Berkeley Roundtable on the International Economy (BRIE) at the University of Berkeley and the OECD inaugurated an international research project in 1987. This book is the outgrowth of the work done for the German part of the project. It consists of six parts: An introduction describing the background and methodology of the book, a chapter on policy and regulation (Chatper 2), an overview of the political and academic discussions in the last two decades (Chapter 3), a survey of the German telecommunications industry (Chapter 4), the four case studies of Commerzbank AG, Daimler-Benz AG, Nino AG, and Nixdorf Computer AG (Chapter 5), and finally the authors' conclusions from the German case (Chapter 6)."; Ex-Library; 198 pages.