Wie privatisieren und wer privatisiert? Zur Erklärung der Wahl der Privatisierungsmethode und -organisation
AbstractWith this theoretical survey the thesis is put forward that the method of privatization as well as the structure of the privatization agency is choosen by the politicians for politico-economic reasons, and not for reasons of saving transaction costs or for reasons of ideological preferences. The method of privatization (auction, bargaining, giveaway) is the one that is choosen which secures power for the politician. And the agency of privatization is structured according to the juridical power and political structure of the State.
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Date of creation: 1997
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Privatisierung; Privatisierungsmethode; Privatisierungsorganisation; Privatization; Method of Privatization; Agency of Privatization;
Find related papers by JEL classification:
- H11 - Public Economics - - Structure and Scope of Government - - - Structure and Scope of Government
- L33 - Industrial Organization - - Nonprofit Organizations and Public Enterprise - - - Comparison of Public and Private Enterprise and Nonprofit Institutions; Privatization; Contracting Out
- P50 - Economic Systems - - Comparative Economic Systems - - - General
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