Privatisation benefits the taxpayer

Steve Davies appears on BBC Radio WM

Steve Davies appeared on BBC Radio WM to discuss privatisation.

Having services performed by the private sector is more efficient and produces higher quality service than when those same things are done by the government. What many people against privatisation fail to realise is that though the bills may be cheaper when the service is publicly run, those prices are being subsidised by taxpayers. When services are privatised, the burden of investing in these companies no longer rests on the taxpayers.

Listen to the full programme here. Segment begins at 1:36.90