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Divestiture in developing countries

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World Bank , Washington, D.C
Government business enterprises -- Developing countries., Corporate divestiture -- Developing countries., Privatization -- Developing count


Developing count

StatementElliot Berg, Mary M. Shirley.
SeriesWorld Bank discussion papers ;, 11
ContributionsShirley, Mary M., 1945-
LC ClassificationsHD4420.8 .B45 1987
The Physical Object
Paginationvii, 30 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2385328M
ISBN 10082130917X
LC Control Number87014235

Divestiture, The review was principally a desk study; field investigations would probably turn up more cases. More importantly, divestiture is only now receiving attention in many developing countries, and this study may have missed more recent instances.

Also, because of lack of data, the sale. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Berg, Elliot. Divestiture in developing countries. Washington, D.C.: World Bank, (OCoLC) Additional Physical Format: Print version: Berg, Elliot. Divestiture Divestiture in developing countries book developing countries.

Washington, D.C.: World Bank, (DLC) Divestiture in developing countries (English) Abstract. Divestiture which may involve (a) liquidation, (b) privatization of ownership, or (c) privatization of management is becoming of rising interest as a means of rehabilitating or reforming state enterprises with a view to improving economic efficiency.

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