Multinational Monitor

SEP 2002
VOL 23 No.9


Obsessed: The Latest Chapter in the World Bank’s Privatization Plans
by David Tannenbaum

The Hand-Off to Big Tobacco: IMF Support for Privatization of State-Owned Tobacco Enterprises
by Anna White and Robert Weissman

Anatomy of a Deal: A Close Look at the World Bank’s Plans to Privatize Ghana’s Water System
by Robert Weissman


Dying for the Job: The State of Workplace Health and Safety in the United States
an interview with
Lisa Cullen



Behind the Lines

The Bush Victory in Iraq

The Front
Environmental Liabilities - Advertise This!

The Lawrence Summers Memorial Award

Book Notes
Activist Tools

Names In the News



Organizations Publications

Citizens’ Network
on Essential Services

7000-B Carroll Avenue, Suite 101
Takoma Park, MD 20912
E-mail:[email protected]

Public Services International Research Unit
School of Computing and
Mathematical Sciences
University of Greenwich
Park Row
Greenwich, London SE10 9LS
E-mail: [email protected]

Bretton Woods Project
Hamlyn House
Macdonald Road
London N19 5PG
Email: [email protected]

Essential Action
P.O. Box 19405
Washington, DC 20036
E-mail: [email protected]

50 Years is Enough
3628 12th Street, NE
Washington, DC 20017
E-mail: [email protected]

440 First Street NW, Suite 450
Washington, DC 20001
E-mail: [email protected]

World Bank Bonds Boycott
1830 Connecticut Avenue, NW
Washington, DC 20009
E-mail: [email protected]

International Water Working Group
c/o Public Citizen’s Critical Mass Energy and Environment Project 215 Pennsylvania Avenue, SE Washington, DC 20003
E-mail: [email protected]

ISODEC — Integrated Social Development Centre
4th Sakumo Link, Laterbiokorshie
P. O. Box MP 2989
Mamprobi, Accra
E-mail: [email protected]

Save the Children UK
17 Grove Lane

The World Bank
1818 H Street, NW
Washington, DC 20433

The International Monetary Fund
700 19th Street, NW
Washington, DC 20431

Bank Information Center
733 15th Street, NW
Suite 1126
Washington, DC 20005
E-mail: [email protected]

The Development Group
for Alternative Policies
927 15th Street NW, 4th Floor
Washington, DC 20005
E-mail: [email protected]

Jubilee USA Network
222 East Capitol Street, NE
Washington DC 20003
E-mail: [email protected]

Reinventing the World Bank
Jonathan Pincus and
Jeffrey Winters, eds.
Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press, 2002

“Services for All? Analyzing Public Utility Reform in Developing Countries”
By Tim Kessler
Takoma Park, MD: Citizens’ Network for Essential Services, 2002

“The World Bank and the Private Sector”
London: The Bretton Woods
Project, 2001

“Lights Off!: Debunking the Myths of Power Liberalisation”
Amsterdam: Transnational Institute, 2002

Democratizing the Global Economy:
The Battle Against the Work Bank
and the International Monetary Fund

by Kevin Danaher (Editor)
Monroe, Maine:
Common Courage Press, 2000

A Job to Die For: Why So Many Americans Are Killed, Injured or Made Ill at Work and What to Do About It
By Lisa Cullen
Monroe, ME: Common Courage Press, 2002

Off the Books!: Environment and Human Rights (video)
Friends of the Earth
1025 Vermont Avenue, NW #300 Washington, DC 20005


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