privatization, world bank, international finance, efficiency, financial regulation, public enterprise
Ms. Shirley outlines privatization, defininf the concept and suggesting why privatization should occur and how it can be best implemented. She first dfines privatization as the transfer of ownership of assets to the private sector. She then discusses why a government should privatize, as opposed to why governments often want to privatize. Finally, Ms. Shirley discusses various steps governments should take in effectuating privatizations.
Mary M. Shirley,
The What, Why, and How of Privatization: A World Bank Perspective,
60 Fordham L. Rev. S23
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