Journal of Applied Business Research
The concept of privatization is fairly recent. This paper examines the different perspectives of the privatization literature, analyzes and assesses the proposed advantages and disadvantages of privatization as a strategy for providing public goods. The paper concludes by instilling a conceptual framework that should be considered before undertaking a privatization policy.
Original Publication Citation
Mengistu, B., & Hail-Mariam, Y. (2011). Privatization in theory and practice: The issues to be considered. Journal of Applied Business Research, 5(4), 43-51.
Mengistu, Berhanu and Hail-Mariam, Yacob, "Privatization in Theory and Practice: The Issues to be Considered" (2011). School of Public Service Faculty Publications. 23.