Beyond Privatization

The Tools of Government Action by Lester M. Salamon

Publisher: Urban Institute Press

Written in English
Cover of: Beyond Privatization | Lester M. Salamon
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  • Privatization,
  • Loans,
  • General,
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • Politics/International Relations,
  • United States,
  • Politics - Current Events,
  • Development - Economic Development,
  • Administrative agencies,
  • Government spending policy,
  • Grants-in-aid
The Physical Object
Number of Pages284
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ISBN 100877664544
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Lund (Editor)Format: Paperback. About this book It provides an insight into Beyond Privatization book theoretical and practical aspects of privatization in the United Kingdom, Eastern Germany, post-communist societies, developing countries and India. The book looks beyond privatization by focusing on the non-economic dimensions of privatizations - historical, cultural, political and : Palgrave Macmillan UK.

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Beyond Privatization: The Tools of Government Action. Lester M. Salamon. The Urban Insitute, - Political Science - pages. 0 Reviews. Preview this book. PRIVATIZATION: What Reagan Would Do To Save The USA Economy In And Beyond Paperback – January 1, by Jeff Johnson (Author) See all 3 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions.

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Wolff is an expert in the economics and engineering of the water sector, including conservation, end-use efficiency, privatization, and. With the renewed interest in domestic and welfare policies, the design of social services delivery systems is likely to take on greater importance in policy-making and planning circles.

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Natalija Kazlauskiene, William H. Meyers August [BR 20] Privatization has proceeded at a fairly rapid pace in Lithuania.

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This book widens the current debate on security privatization by examining how and why an increasing number of private actors beyond private military and security companies (PMSCs) have come to perform various security related functions. Unfortunately, this book can't be printed from the OpenBook.

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This article demonstrates that China's large state-owned enterprises (SOEs) are not stagnant fossils waiting to die.

Under economic reform policies this sector has undergone large change due to enhanced enterprise autonomy, the impact of market forces, rapid growth of domestic demand for upstream products, strategic integration with the world economy and the state's policy to Cited by: Kazlauskiene, Natalija & Meyers, William H., "Beyond Privatization: Developing a Market Economy for Lithuanian Agriculture," Staff General Research Papers.

Book Description: Water supply privatization was emblematic of the neoliberal turn in development policy in the s. Proponents argued that the private sector could provide better services at lower costs than governments; opponents questioned the risks involved in delegating control over a life-sustaining resource to for-profit companies.

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In particular when monopolistic privileges are transmitted to the private sector, competition is an indispensable ingredient in controlling market power.Consideration of the social welfare, financial system and institutional implications for DCs of the current, World Bank-led, trend towards systemic old-age pension reforms based on an expanded role for mandatory private provision indicates the desirability of reform alternatives.

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