Electricity privatisation and restructuring in Latin America and the impact on workers, 2005
Hall, David (2005) Electricity privatisation and restructuring in Latin America and the impact on workers, 2005. Discussion Paper. PSIRU, London, UK.
PSIRU_9610_-_2005-09-E-emp-latam.pdf - Published Version
The process of electricity privatisation and liberalisation in Latin America has led to loss of jobs, insecurity of employment, and worse conditions for electricity workers. Outsourcing has been a major problem. It has also contributed to a number of social and economic problems, including problems of price levels, reliability, and government guarantees.
|Item Type:||Monograph (Discussion Paper)|
|Additional Information:||A report commissioned by Public Services International (PSI) www.world-psi.org and Comisiones Obreras (CCOO) www.ccoo.es.|
|Uncontrolled Keywords:||electricity companies, energy, Latin America, privatisation, liberalisation, employment, workers|
|Subjects:||T Technology > TK Electrical engineering. Electronics Nuclear engineering
H Social Sciences > HB Economic Theory
H Social Sciences > HD Industries. Land use. Labor
|Faculty / Department / Research Groups:||Faculty of Business > Department of International Business & Economics
Faculty of Business > Public Services International Research Unit
|Last Modified:||14 Oct 2016 09:09|
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