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Why does the public oppose privatisation? - The Dismal Science

Paul Walker Jun 18, 2013

This question is asked by Sinclair Davidson over at The New Zealand Institute. Davidson writes, Privatisation provides an interesting case study for free-marketeers. Almost everyone is opposed to the notion, yet those same people often buy the stock. So what is it about privatisation that everyone hates? There are at least three arguments why voters may … Read More