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contestability

The ability to challenge or compete, specifically regarding a contract for goods or services in the UK. Contestability is integral to NHS policy, and central to ensuring fair competition within the market for NHS funded services.
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Another important aspect of contestability is whether individuals' positions within a hierarchy are contestable.
Policy documents informing Australian wheat industry policy share this interpretation, viewing competition in terms of the contestability of the market, rather than the number of firms in that market.
In summary, contestability of two-sided content markets cannot be as clearly dismissed as for infrastructure markets and may indeed be viable.
* Provide and protect employees' right of contestability through an effective and rigorous compliance program.
On this issue, discussions on the impact of the P3 Alliance on the level of contestability in the supply of liner shipping capacity at major gateway container ports becomes highly topical.
In other words, there should be a contestability differential between the evaluator and the evaluand if an inscription device is to achieve maximum success as part of a construction of a changed social reality.
Without a more elaborate understanding of the meaning of such a framework, essential contestability can lead a political philosopher to accept a kind of skepticism or even political nihilism.
If contestability of markets has nothing to do with the size of firms or the number of competitors, and focuses only on the freedom to entry, there seems to be no role left for the government to "support" competition.
To that end, the state's role in enhancing banking competition is through designing policies that guarantee market contestability through healthy entry of well- capitalised institutions and timely exit of insolvent ones and by creating a market-friendly informational and institutional framework.
Constitutional Limitations and Contestability are Insufficient Controls.
HRC funds the highest quality research, using selection processes based on open contestability and peer review.
These insurers are in fact alluding, not to a waiting period, but to the fact that traditional life insurance has a two year contestability period.