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Postcode Lotteries. / Steele, Gerald.

In: Economic Affairs, Vol. 30, No. 3, 10.2010, p. 90-92.

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title = "Postcode Lotteries",
abstract = "Postcode lotteries are meat and drink to journalists. Examples appear limitless and predominantly within state sectors, where they are symptomatic of the ineffectiveness of non-market allocations. With free-market trading, the tendency is for competition to eliminate differences; but that tendency is offset by uneven advances in technologies and provision. As competition eliminates one set of discrepancies, other sets inevitably emerge.",
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