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Private means for public uses: Private participation in infrastructure in Latin America



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CODE: B-605
EDITOR(s): Chong, Alberto , Sánchez, José Miguel
PUBLISHED: September 2003
LANGUAGE: Spanish
RELATED TOPICS: Government and Democracy
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Abstract:

The countries of Latin America and the Caribbean have shown interest in recent years in promoting private-sector participation in infrastructure projects. This trend has permitted budget consolidation, improved efficiency, and reduction of state participation in productive activities. The book analyses the contractual arrangements that are being used and their impact on the investment of private capital. The lessons will be used as the basis for promoting more effective participation in private-sector infrastructure.

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