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By P. W. Blackshaw (auth.), D. N. M. Starkie, M. R. Grenning, M. M. Starrs (eds.)

The 1977 BTE file on rate restoration in Australian shipping 1974-75 supplied estimates of the mixture point of monetary cos~ restoration within the quite a few modes, by means of wide shipping activity. It prompt that there have been huge changes among modes within the point of fee restoration. The 1979 shipping Pricing and value restoration seminar concluded that fiscal potency targets required extra awareness 1n shipping pricing and funding judgements than have been obvious long ago. the rules for economically effective pricing have been spelt out, and a number of other particular matters have been pointed out, that are worthy following up during this seminar. those contain reconciliation of economic and econom1C potency targets and the identity of applicable profit pursuits; specification of the adjustments 1n accounting and administration info platforms which might be required to enforce extra economically rational pricing; and identity of the foundations for estimating repayment for public carrier tasks. ultimately, a quick account 18 given of modern BTE paintings on price restoration regularly aviation, and in street and rail shipping. BTE has urged that econom1C potency issues will require vast amendment to the current technique of gathering profit from basic aviation, with extra reliance put on direct pricing measures like flight-specific alr navigation fees and airport stream fees. On road-rail pageant, an order of significance comparability of highway and rail fee restoration within the Adelaide-Victorian border hall means that basically the line mode nearly covers short-run avoidable charges and that either modes fail to hide long-run avoidable costs.

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Cover inseparable to 82 per cent freight costs and of long-run avoidable costs. figures of 110 per cent for separable 57 per cent for separable long-run If it is assumed that rail freight revenue should also costs (and certainly there is little prospect of passenger revenue making any contribution to recovering these costs) then freight revenue covers 73 per cent of short-run avoidable costs and 45 per cent of long-run avoidable costs. Thus it would appear that, in approximate terms, only the road mode covers short-run avoidable costs, and that both road and rail recover long-run avoidable costs, The fail to latter shortfall appears to be greater for rail than road, although the calculations do not take account of accidents costs, which would narrow the difference between the two modes.

Ilure was thus usually some form of regulation. More recently the only remedy favoured arena in the institutional failure is de-regulation. Our argument is that a distinction can be made between institutions which do and those which do not work effectively - that there is "good" and "bad" regulation. option. , safety, vehicles standards. Furthermore, if some form of intervention in the operations of one mode is persisted with, it requires complementary treatment of the competitive modes. The Australian transport insti tutional failure.

It is important, however, to point out that it is not the intention to add to regulation in the transport sector. By achieving oversight, it seems to us much more likely that some regulation will disappear. regulation is regarded as essential to achieve Where the ultimate goal of efficient deployment of resources in the transport sector, it is at least necessary that such regulations be consistently applied across the modes throughout Australia. 92. While this is so, it is only the Federal government which has such power over interstate trade as the Constitution gives it (as the High Court sees it), and only the Federal gover'nment regulation.

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