chapter  3
Theoretical Framework of Private Sector Involvement in Solid Waste Service Provision
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Chapter 1 provided the background, context of the study, research problem

and objectives. An overview of solid waste management approach and the

institutional arrangements (policy, legal and roles of institutions) for the

solid waste sector in Ghana were provided in chapter 2. This chapter pro-

vides the reasons for private sector involvement in solid waste collection as

well as the theoretical perspectives of market mechanisms and frameworks

for understanding the factors explaining private sector performance in solid

waste collection in the developed and developing countries.