ON DEVELOPMENT: Privatization Cure Often Worse Than Malady | Inter Press Service

KUALA LUMPUR and SYDNEY, Nov 3 2016 (IPS) – Privatization of SOEs has been a cornerstone of the neo-liberal counterrevolution that swept the world from the 1980s following the economic crisis brought about by US Fed’s sharp hike in interest rates. Developing countries, seeking aid from the International Monetary Fund (IMF) and the World Bank, often had to commit to privatization as a condition for credit support.

Source: Privatization Cure Often Worse Than Malady | Inter Press Service