In The Political Economy of Privatization the authors assess the success of privatization. The work is an international study of the extensive privatization, and the pressure towards privatization, in different parts of the world. The book includes: * A study of the relationship between ownership and performance; * An assessment of the importance of market structure and regulation; * A discussion of privatization strategies within the public sector; * Individual country case-studies, looking at the experience of different countries engaged in the contrasting approaches to privatization. * A critical assessment of the much vaunted relationship between ownership and efficiency.providing services to the UK public sector using the related opportunities of enforced tendering in the NHS; the ... Electrolux established its Contracts services subsidiary in the UK in 1985, aiming initially at the Health Service markets inanbsp;...
|Title||:||The Political Economy of Privatization|
|Author||:||Thomas Clarke, Christos Pitelis, Director of the Centre for International Business and Management Judge Institute of Management Studies and Director of Studies in Management and Fellow in Economics Christos Pitelis|
|Publisher||:||Routledge - 2005-08-17|