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Bangladesh Power Sector Reform and Multi-dimensional Reflections
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Sabuj Das Gupta, S.M. Ferdous, Ahmed Mortuza Saleque
— Electricity reform, efficiency, employment, foreign investments, IPP, economic, price, CO2.
Bangladesh has practiced some reform since 1970s, more intensely in the 1990s and 2000s and is still works in progress. Electricity industry has been functionally unbundled to encourage competition. The industry is driving away from public domain to private domain. There is a lack of analysis and debate on the social, environmental, political and other agendas of reform. A condense scrutiny on these issues are essential for the development of policy prescriptions. While the review focuses on Bangladesh power sector, the messages are relevant for other developing countries undertaking reform, as they begin to dismantle and privatize their electricity infrastructures
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