Monday, May 02, 2005

Privatization Works...

Especially for the poor.

Who woulda thought?

Researchers have found that municipalities in Argentina with privatized water saw their child mortality reduced by 5-8% compared to before privatization. The reduction in child moratlity was greatest among the extremely poor, at over 26%.

Check it out.

And next time you hear some luddite railing against privatization and using water as their most shocking example, make sure to tell they what they are actually advocating: baby killing.

1 comment:

marco said...

That was great, all papers should be written in bullet points.