Aug 1999
Author(s): Basañes, C. Federico; Saavedra, Eduardo; Soto, Raimundo
Over the last decade, Chile has undertaken remarkable reforms and transferred publicly owned utilities to the private sector either by selling the assets or through concession agreements. Because of…
Feb 1999
Author(s): Filgueira, Fernando; Moraes, Juan Andrés; Fernández, Carlos; Filgueira, Carlos; Moreira, Constanza
This paper argues for a multi-level explanatory model for understanding institutional reform. Using the case of Uruguay, the authors seek to show how a changed political environment combined with…
Dec 1998
Author(s): Aarons, Fred; Stiggers, David; Hennemeyer, Paul; Jenne, Charles; Ordover, Janusz A.; Wenyon, Sylvia; Spiller, Pablo T.; Cook, Jacques; Ramírez, Gustavo Adolfo; Savedoff, William D.; Radzyminski, Alejandro A.; Avendaño, Rubén; Willig, Robert D.; Uribe, Evamaría; Parra, María Angela; Tomiak, Richard; Basañes, C. Federico; Palacios Mejía, Hugo
While privatization of water, electricity, transport and communications infrastructure continues to gain momentum in Latin America, its success often depends on whether countries implement the…