Utility privatization and the needs of the poor in Latin America : have we learned enough to get it right?

Do Latin America's poor households lose from the privatization of infrastructure? How can policymakers minimize the risk of losses while promoting competition and private financing of infrastructure?

Main Author: Estache, Antonio
Corporate Authors: World Bank Latin America and the Caribbean Regional Office, World Bank Institute Governance, Regulation, and Finance Division
Other Authors: Gámez-Lobo, Andrés, Leipziger, Danny M.
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Washington, DC World Bank, World Bank Institute, Governance Regulation, and Finance, and Latin America and the Caribbean Region, Finance Private Sector and Infrastructure Sector Unit 2000, 2000
Series:Policy research working paper
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Collection: World Bank E-Library Archive - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Summary:Do Latin America's poor households lose from the privatization of infrastructure? How can policymakers minimize the risk of losses while promoting competition and private financing of infrastructure?
Item Description:"August 2000"--Cover. - Includes bibliographical references (p. 29-32). - Title from title screen as viewed on Oct. 18, 2002
Physical Description:Online-Ressource