Privatization's Distributional Impact in Malaysia
Working Paper #17
This paper reviews the Malaysian privatization policy as well as what has happened in Malaysia in the name of privatization. Particular emphasis is placed on the likely distributional consequences of Malaysian privatization.
About the Author
Jomo Kwame Sundaram
Assistant Secretary General for Economic Development
Jomo Kwame Sundaram has been Assistant Director General and Coordinator for Economic and Social Development (ADG-ES), Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations since 2012. He was Assistant Secretary General for Economic Development in the UN Department of Economic and Social Affairs (DESA) from 2005 until 2012, and Research Coordinator for the G24 Intergovernmental Group on International Monetary Affairs and Development from 2006 until 2012. He has received several honours and awards for his work including the 2007 Wassily Leontief Prize for Advancing the Frontiers of Economic Thought.