Author:Hulya Dagdeviren, Simon A. Robertson
Subject: Privatisation & Utilities
" /> Abstract: I. Introduction Public water supply systems have increasingly been subject to commercialisation or corporatisation in the developing world. This method is sometimes used as a surrogate for privatisation in circumstances where existing systems of provision are unattractive for multinational water companies. By reforming the public sector in the image of independent and self-sufficient private enterprises, the chief aim of commercialisation is to improve the efficiency of operations often associated with the private sector. (...)

keywords: Reforming Without Resourcing: The Case of the Urban Water Supply in Zambia
Date Publication: 09/01/2008 (All day)
Type/Issue: Policy Research Brief / 8
Language: English