There has been a chorus of arguments in favour of privatization, to end corruption. However, recent reports indicate that even private companies are willing to engage in corruption. The dishonesty of a few private companies brings malice to the entire nation. Yet, what benefit does privatization bring? Is there a case for privatization? We are all aware the quality of work done by some of our state owned enterprises, whether it is CLW, DLW, ISRO, or DRDO, that is unmatched by the private sector. On the other hand, we have had numerous private companies, some getting attention for the wrong reasons. Here is one article that indicates the reasons why privatization will not end corruption: This is not the first time this happened. Private companies have been carrying on with their corrupt practices for a very long time. TCS to pay $30 million to settle employee class action suit in US [HR][/HR] @Bangalorean, how would you defend privatization with results like this?