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politics and economics of privatization

John G. Heilman

politics and economics of privatization

the case of wastewater treatment

by John G. Heilman

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Published by University of Alabama Press in Tuscaloosa .
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    • Subjects:
    • Sewage disposal -- United States -- Case studies.,
    • Privatization -- United States -- Case studies.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [221]-229) and index.

      StatementJohn G. Heilman and Gerald W. Johnson.
      ContributionsJohnson, Gerald W.
      LC ClassificationsHD4477 .H45 1992
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiv, 235 p. :
      Number of Pages235
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1561909M
      ISBN 100817305696
      LC Control Number91043291

      privatization on economic growth in developing countries. The fourth section will introduce and discuss the results of my own empirical study. In the final section of the paper I will attempt to draw useful conclusions regarding privatization as an economic growth policy.

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