Privatization of the public sector, the types of privatization, reasons, benefits and drawbacks ” pros and cons” as well as the reliability of privatization



-The concept of privatization and how to differentiate private sector from public sector.

-Reasons for privatization

– A case study should be included in this paper “I prefer Australian examples “

-The consequences of privatization in terms of the benefits and drawbacks

– The different kinds of privatization and the most effective one.


A list of possible section headings for the final paper :

-Main topic: Privatization of the public sector

-Introduction (definition , key question ) ” 500- 700″words

-Types of privatization


-Case study about the privatization ” at least 2 case studies and i prefer Australian cases “

-Reasons for privatization

-Associated issues

-Benefits of privatization & shortcomings of privatization ” pros & cons”



References :


at least 10 references :

There are many articles and books written by Hodge Graeme you can use it and include other references


1- Privatization : an international review of performance

Hodge, Graeme A. c2000



2-The challenge of public-private partnerships : learning from international experience

Hodge, Graeme A.; Greve, Carsten. c2005




3- Public-Private Partnerships: Governance Scheme or Language Game?(Report)

Hodge, Graeme ; Greve, Carsten

Australian Journal of Public Administration, March, 2010, Vol.69, p.S8(1) [Peer Reviewed Journal]

Cengage Learning, Inc.


4- Selling the Silver: The Spread of Privatisation

Hodge, Graeme

Around the Globe, Dec 2004, Vol.1(3), p.28-31

Informit (RMIT Publishing)


5- Public Private Partnerships: Governance Scheme or Language Game?

Hodge, Graeme ; Greve, Carsten

Australian Journal of Public Administration, 2010, Vol.69, pp.S8-S22 [Peer Reviewed Journal]

John Wiley & Sons, Inc


6- DeHaven, T. (2010). ?Privatizing the U.S. Postal Service?. Downsizing the Federal Government. Retrieved from