The Nader case highlights the related problems of airline “overbooking” and passenger “no shows,” and raises the question of what public policy should be in this area. The paper analyzes the efficiency and equity aspects of Nader's attempt to eliminate overbooking. It also focuses attention on the interplay of litigation and regulation as instruments of economic policy change.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||22|
|Journal||Journal of Consumer Affairs|
|State||Published - Jan 1 1982|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Sociology and Political Science
- Economics, Econometrics and Finance(all)