The water barons: how a few powerful companies are privatizing your water

Author(s)

Birnbauer, William; Carty, Bob; Godoy, Julio; Harsono, Andreas; Hobbs, Erika; Landingin, Roel; Pauw, Jacques; Politi, Daniel; Ronderos, Maria Teresa; Santoro, Daniel

Abstract

What would happen if a few private companies had full control of our most vital resource? The Water Barons project examined privatization of the world’s water, noting major growth of the largest private water companies since 1990 and raising concerns over what would happen if a few private companies had full control of our most vital resource.

Publication year

2003

Publication type

Book

Publisher

Public Integrity Books

ISBN

9781882583164

Copyright

Copyright © 2003 by the Center for Public Integrity .

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