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Richard McGowan

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Privatize this?
assessing the opportunities and costs of privatization
Richard A. McGowan

Published 2011 by Praeger in Sant Barbara, Calif .
Written in English.

Table of Contents

Introduction
A brief history of the privatization versus nationalization debate
An arena model for the privatization question
International examples
Privatizing Sin : the 21st-century cigarette industry
Privatize or nationalize? : Argentina's privatization of its oil industry
The never-ending cycle of privatization : Venezuela's oil industry
A public good or inefficiency : port facilities in the United States and Canada
State-operated industries that were once private enterprises
State-controlled liquor stores I: Pennsylvania
State-controlled liquor stores II: New Hampshire
Public transportation regional authorities : should the Boston, Philadelphia, and New York City systems be privatized?
Proposed and newly privatized industries
The evolution and scope of the privatized prison industry
Privatizing a lottery : the case of Illinois
Conclusion
General motors and the government bailout : the hybrid privatization.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
338.9/25
Library of Congress
HD3850 .M34 2011

The Physical Object

Pagination
x, 206 p. :
Number of pages
206

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL25566712M
Internet Archive
privatizethisass00mcgo
ISBN 10
0313375860, 0313375879
ISBN 13
9780313375866, 9780313375873
LC Control Number
2010049765
OCLC/WorldCat
692084776

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