Title: Peru: Rethinking Private Sector Participation in Infrastructure

Language: English

Type: Document

Nature: Report

Published: June 30, 2006

Region: Latin America and Caribbean

Country: Peru

Topic: Financing and Risk Mitigation

Keywords: Knowledge Lab, Funding and Financing, Private Sector

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Document Summary:

The report draws on a wide range of sources and analytical tools, including descriptive, contractual, econometric, and survey analysis. In doing so, i t aims to identify lessons for the on-going new phase of infrastructure concessions in Peru.

Document Details:

The Government of Peru has launched an aggressive second phase of infrastructure concessions covering all sectors, including transport, rural telephony, gas, energy and water and sanitation. To help inform the second phase, this report provides an in-depth analysis of the past program in Peru by analyzing the process, design and impact of the program as well as the public perceptions. The report encompasses private participation progress and highlights; characteristics of the privatization and concession processes; impacts of private participation; public perceptions of private participation; and a road map for the Peru Concession Program.The report concludes that to move forward successfully, a number of adjustments are required on process design and financing.

Updated: June 27, 2022