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Controlling the nationalised industries

S. C. Littlechild

Controlling the nationalised industries

Quis custodiet ipsos custodes?.

by S. C. Littlechild

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Published by Faculty ofCommerce and Social Science, University of Birmingham in Birmingham .
Written in English


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SeriesDiscussion papers. Series B / university of Birmingham, Faculty of Commerce and Social Science -- no. 56
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Open LibraryOL13761954M

Like many other Western nations, Germany suffered the economic effects of the Great Depression with unemployment soaring around the Wall Street Crash of When Adolf Hitler became Chancellor of Germany in , he introduced policies aimed at improving the economy. The changes included privatization of state industries, autarky (national economic self-sufficiency) and tariffs on imports. Nationalization A government takeover of a private company. Nationalization The taking of a private business or industry by a government. Compensation to shareholders, bondholders, and/or other stakeholders may be made in a nationalization, but the word connotes forcible seizure. Developing countries and socialist governments nationalize companies and.

  The U.S. assumption of a controlling interest in General Motors Corp. isn't the first time the government has nationalized a company or an industry. It has . Get this from a library! A study of UK nationalised industries: their role in the economy and control in the future: a report to the Government from the National Economic Development Office.. [National Economic Development Office.].

Even General Motors isn't nationalized per se, as the government is a stockholder, but the company is still somewhat independent, and the workers there are not government employees. Nationalize definition, to bring under the ownership or control of a nation, as industries and land: a movement to nationalize the oil industry. See more.


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Examines the role of public law in defining and limiting state activity, as applied to the nationalized industries. The book describes and analyzes the industries and their relationships with Government, Parliament and bodies such as the Consumer Council.

Reshaping the Nationalised Industries Hardcover – January 1, by Christine (editor) Whitehead (Author) See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions.

Price New from Used from Hardcover, January 1, "Please retry" — — — Hardcover — Author: Christine (editor) Whitehead. The nationalized industries, or, as we term them following official practice, the public corporations, are listed below.

The list and the classification, used also in our subsequent statistical analysis, are taken from the relevant Blue Book of National Income and Expenditure.

Fuel and Power Industries National Coal Board Electricity authoritiesCited by: COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.

Natural Monopoly – Many key industries nationalised were natural monopolies. This means the most efficient number of firms is one.

If a natural monopoly is a private entity, it can exploit the consumers. Therefore, to avoid inequalities of wealth that can arise due to natural monopolies, such industries can be nationalised. Nationalisation occurs when the government take control of an industry previously owned by Controlling the nationalised industries book firms.

For example, afterthe Labour government nationalised key industries, such as railways, steel and electricity. The argument was that the government would be able to run the industries in the best interests of society.

Some industries that have been privatised become so-called natural monopolies, whereby entry into the market is so costly that nobody can compete against the first firm that took control. During wartime, for example, industries have been nationalised to ensure all resources go into the war effort.

Other challenges, such as climate change, last much longer than wars. Climate change requires that we move from fossil fuels to renewable sources of energy before the consequences become too severe or too permanent.

On May 1,the government nationalized the country's main hydroelectric plant, thereby assuming control over most of Bolivia's electrical generation and end-user sales.

On May 1,the Morales government nationalized power grid operator Transportadora de Electricidad (TDE), until then % owned by Red Eléctrica de España. The genesis of this book was the special number of The Political Quarterly for April-June,devoted to nationalized industries. The demand for this number was so great that an unusually large edition was sold out within a few days of publication.

* Inthe nation’s largest telecommunications company CANTV was nationalized after the government bought out the U.S.-based Verizon Communications Inc’s percent stake for. Nationalization, or nationalisation, is the process of transforming privately owned assets into public assets by bringing them under the public ownership of a national government or state.

Nationalization usually refers to private assets or to assets owned by lower levels of government (such as municipalities) being transferred to the opposites of nationalization are privatization.

The Free Market 3, no. 4 (April ) Europe's economic decline is the result of its propensity to nationalize private enterprises. In Europe, nationalized enterprises produce everything from pots and pans to cars and trucks. They even run hotel chains.

2 days ago  Nationalize definition: If a government nationalizes a private company or industry, that company or industry | Meaning, pronunciation, translations and examples. Privatization (or privatisation in British English) can mean different things including moving something from the public sector into the private is also sometimes used as a synonym for deregulation when a heavily regulated private company or industry becomes less regulated.

Government functions and services may also be privatised (which may also be known as "franchising" or "out.

Corbynmaina has gone a little quiet recently centrally due to repetition. Personally I am still unsure whether he will win or not. However, after having looked at some of the potentially questionable truisms regarding the unelectability of Labour in and the disaster which was the s, I thought, to take our minds off the current excitement of UUP politics, a look at another truism would.

It subsidizes domestic industries that are deemed of national interest. It also includes tariffs and quotas on foreign imports. If it escalates to a trade war, it reduces international trade for all parties.

For example, the Smoot-Hawley Tariff of reduced global trade by 65 percent and worsened the Great Depression. ‘The major industries were all nationalised, trade union power was dominant, and taxes were sky high.’ ‘Thus, in the CIA and British intelligence collaborated in overthrowing the nationalist regime of Mohammed Mossadegh in Iran after he nationalized the oil industry in that country.’.

Thatcherism is a type of British conservative ideology named after Conservative Party leader Margaret term has been used to describe the principles of the British government under Thatcher from the general election to her resignation inand continuing into the Conservative governments under John Major and David Cameron.

Proponents of Thatcherism are referred to as. In the survey, which looked at 13 industries, it was only telephone and internet providers, banks and airlines that a majority of people believed the private sector should control.

the statute book. During that time there has been a steady growth of the law of nationalized industries, an administrative practice has been established in the public corporations, and their relations to the ministries, private industry, the public, and labor have been clarified.Nationalization, alteration or assumption of control or ownership of private property by the state.

It is historically a more recent development than, and differs in motive and degree from, expropriation, or eminent domain, which is the right of government to take property, sometimes without compensation, for particular public purposes (such as the construction of roads, reservoirs, or hospitals).Efficiency in the nationalised industries.

London, Published for Institute of Public Administration by Allen & Unwin [] (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Sir Hubert Stanley Houldsworth, Sir.