18 October 2010

MP3 of my interview from last week

Here's the announcement post.

Here's the page with background materials and the MP3 for my interview.

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2 comments:

Brian | Juliana said...

I'd love to see a post on what you think went wrong in Cochabamba and how to safeguard against similar problems in privatizing US water resources.

David Zetland said...

@B&J -- Start with this: http://aguanomics.com/2009/02/cochabamba-update.html

The main problem (as I've said MANY times) is monopoly, not private vs public. Good oversight and competition for service contracts are key means to avoid abuse of monopoly power.