International Privatisation: Strategies and Practices

Hardcover (Print)
Buy New
Buy New from BN.com
$168.00
Used and New from Other Sellers
Used and New from Other Sellers
from $37.22
Usually ships in 1-2 business days
(Save 77%)
Other sellers (Hardcover)
  • All (5) from $37.22   
  • New (3) from $133.44   
  • Used (2) from $37.22   

Product Details

Table of Contents

Introduction: Privatising the Worlds? 1
Ch. 1 The Internationalisation of Privatisation 25
Ch. 2 The Legal Techniques of Privatisation 43
Ch. 3 Privatization and "Popular Capitalism": The Case of Japan 78
Ch. 4 Privatization American Style: The "Grand Illusion" 87
Ch. 5 Privatising State Owned Housing 105
Ch. 6 Commerce vs. Politics: Compulsory Competitive Tendering and the Determination of Employment Policy in a British Local Authority 119
Ch. 7 Steel, State, and Industrial Relations: Restructuring Work and Employment Relations in the Steel Industry 139
Ch. 8 The Partial Privatisation of the Commonwealth Bank of Australia 153
Ch. 9 Privatisation and Democratisation in Eastern Europe and the Former Soviet Union 165
Ch. 10 The Role of the Banking Sector in the Process of Privatisation 185
Ch. 11 Privatization in Hungary: Wishful Thinking or Economic Way Out? 203
Ch. 12 Privatisation in East Germany and the Chance of Workers' Participation: A Problems Approach 234
Ch. 13 Privatisation in Poland: People's Capitalism? 245
Ch. 14 Post-Soviet Privatisation and Workers' Self-Management? 262
Ch. 15 On the "Third Sector" in Central and Eastern European Post-Soviet Type Economies 273
Ch. 16 Privatisation: East Meets West 289
Ch. 17 A Comparative Study of the Policies Towards Foreign and Chinese Owned Private Enterprises in the People's Republic of China 327
Ch. 18 South Africa: Privatisation and Nationalisation in the Post-Apartheid Economy 341
Ch. 19 Privatisation of Public Enterprises in the Less Developed Countries 354
Ch. 20 Public Enterprise and Privatisation in Botswana 380
Ch. 21 Reconstructing the Public Sector: Performance Measurement, Quality Assurance, and Social Accountability 399
International Privatisation: Strategies and Practices St. Andrews University, Scotland 12-14 September 1991 432
Read More Show Less

Customer Reviews

Be the first to write a review
( 0 )
Rating Distribution

5 Star

(0)

4 Star

(0)

3 Star

(0)

2 Star

(0)

1 Star

(0)

Your Rating:

Your Name: Create a Pen Name or

Barnes & Noble.com Review Rules

Our reader reviews allow you to share your comments on titles you liked, or didn't, with others. By submitting an online review, you are representing to Barnes & Noble.com that all information contained in your review is original and accurate in all respects, and that the submission of such content by you and the posting of such content by Barnes & Noble.com does not and will not violate the rights of any third party. Please follow the rules below to help ensure that your review can be posted.

Reviews by Our Customers Under the Age of 13

We highly value and respect everyone's opinion concerning the titles we offer. However, we cannot allow persons under the age of 13 to have accounts at BN.com or to post customer reviews. Please see our Terms of Use for more details.

What to exclude from your review:

Please do not write about reviews, commentary, or information posted on the product page. If you see any errors in the information on the product page, please send us an email.

Reviews should not contain any of the following:

  • - HTML tags, profanity, obscenities, vulgarities, or comments that defame anyone
  • - Time-sensitive information such as tour dates, signings, lectures, etc.
  • - Single-word reviews. Other people will read your review to discover why you liked or didn't like the title. Be descriptive.
  • - Comments focusing on the author or that may ruin the ending for others
  • - Phone numbers, addresses, URLs
  • - Pricing and availability information or alternative ordering information
  • - Advertisements or commercial solicitation

Reminder:

  • - By submitting a review, you grant to Barnes & Noble.com and its sublicensees the royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable right and license to use the review in accordance with the Barnes & Noble.com Terms of Use.
  • - Barnes & Noble.com reserves the right not to post any review -- particularly those that do not follow the terms and conditions of these Rules. Barnes & Noble.com also reserves the right to remove any review at any time without notice.
  • - See Terms of Use for other conditions and disclaimers.
Search for Products You'd Like to Recommend

Recommend other products that relate to your review. Just search for them below and share!

Create a Pen Name

Your Pen Name is your unique identity on BN.com. It will appear on the reviews you write and other website activities. Your Pen Name cannot be edited, changed or deleted once submitted.

 
Your Pen Name can be any combination of alphanumeric characters (plus - and _), and must be at least two characters long.

Continue Anonymously

    If you find inappropriate content, please report it to Barnes & Noble
    Why is this product inappropriate?
    Comments (optional)