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A diverse and innovative collection that explores the radical and innovative ways in which public services in the global south are being remade from below.
Argues that even while globalization is best understood as "denationalization," it continues to be shaped, channeled, and enabled by institutions and networks originally developed with nations in mind, such as the rule of law. This book also examines particular intersections of the digital technologies with territory, authority, and rights.
The bestselling business classic from Pulitzer Prize-winning author Daniel Yergin, which puts into context the global effect of privitisation.
Britain's privatized railways inspire considerable debate about organization, financing, and development. This volume provides an account of the progress made by British Rail prior to privatization, and an insight into its difficult role in the government's privatization planning from 1989.
The book analyses both the macro and micro factors under which policies of privatization of nationalized industries took place in Argentina, Brazil, and Peru. It examines the economics of achieving privatization, the policy reform that took place, and the factors that emerged to wither encourage or deter privatization.