Sanitation

Sanitation as a public good and private asset

I often hear people say "sanitation is a public good". This is broadly true, but it's also  complicated. A toilet (≠ sanitation) is a private good / asset. It is partially "rival", meaning you can't use it at the same time as someone else (in the same way you use a park, motorway or public… Continue reading Sanitation as a public good and private asset