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Privatization

  • By: Roland Benedikter
  • In: Encyclopedia of Global Studies
  • Edited by: Helmut K. Anheier & Mark Juergensmeyer
  • Subject:Globalization, Social Policy (general), Cultural Geography

Although privatization has been a hallmark of the neoliberal economic policies that have helped to drive the forces of globalization since the 1980s, the idea is contested between different ideological currents and thus difficult to define in its common core. Because ...

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