Contents: Introduction Part I: Country Survey 1. Privatization and Deregulation: The Case of Japan 2. A Review of Korea's Economic Deregulation Policy 3. A Survey of Deregulation in Indian Industry 4. Economic Reform in Latin America: An Assessment 5. A Survey of the Liberalization of Public Enterprises in the UK since 1979 6. Experience in US Regulation and Deregulation Part II: Sector Survey 7. Deregulation in the Japanese Telecommunications Market: New Regulatory Schemes 8. Deregulation and Reforms in India's Telecommunications Industry 9. Privatization and Regulatory Reforms in Latin American Telecommunications 10. Deregulation of the UK Electricity Supply Industry: 1989-98 11. Lessons in US Electricity Market Reform 12. Financial Liberalization, Deregulation and Monitoring in Japan Conclusion Index Contributors: S.V. Berg, L.H. Gutiérrez, M. Kagami, C. Kashiwabara, H.-D. Kim, S. Mani, T.L. McCoy, T.M. McDaniel, M.G. Pollitt, M. Tsuji.