The main objective of research is to evaluate the impact of divestiture policy in Nepal as a case of privatisation. To support this focal objective, the specific functional objectives are: to assess the performance of privatised enterprises, to evaluate the efficiency of privatised enterprise, to identify the challenges of the privatisation process such as employment, transparency. The main research question is " Whether the divestiture policy succeeded in achieving its micro and macro level objectives". The hypotheses to clarify the main question are as follows: Divestiture policy assists to reduce financial burdens of the government, Divestiture policy contributes to enhancing the efficiency of enterprises, Divestiture policy facilitates popular participation in management.

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Keywords Privatisation, Divestiture, Public enterprises, Nepal
Thesis Advisor Bjorkman, J.W., Wit, J. de
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Series Public Policy and Administration (PPA)
Kharel, Mahesh. (2000, November 30). The Perils of Privatisation: Possibility, Problems and Prospects of Divestiture in Nepal. Public Policy and Administration (PPA). Retrieved from