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The Public sector in Latin America

The Public sector in Latin America

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Published by Office for Public Sector Studies, Institute of Latin American Studies, The University of Texas at Austin in Austin .
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  • Latin America
    • Subjects:
    • Government ownership -- Latin America -- Congresses.,
    • Latin America -- Economic policy -- Congresses.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementedited by Alfred H. Saulniers.
      SeriesSpecial publication / Institute of Latin American Studies, University of Texas at Austin, Special publication (University of Texas at Austin. Institute of Latin American Studies)
      ContributionsSaulniers, Alfred H., 1945-, University of Texas at Austin. Institute of Latin American Studies. Office for Public Sector Studies., University of Texas at Austin. Institute of Latin American Studies.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD4010.5 .P8 1984
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 235 p. ;
      Number of Pages235
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3161845M
      ISBN 100867280093
      LC Control Number83003646

      Latin America higher education has undergone an astonishing transformation in recent years, highlighted by the private sector’s growth from 3 to 34 percent of the region’s total enrollment. In this provocative work Daniel Levy examines the sources, characteristics, and consequences of the development and considers the privatization of higher education within the broader context . Book Description. In this book, China-Latin America relations experts Margaret Myers and Carol Wise examine the political and economic forces that have underpinned Chinese engagement in the region, as well as the ways in which these forces have shaped economic sectors and policy-making in Latin America. The Bolivian public’s taste for privatization soured fast and a new term was developed—applied most often to Goni and his privatization allies—vende patria, country-seller. In , the World Bank set its sights on one more privatization target, Cochabamba’s public water system.


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