Publications

In English

Articles

Castro, Jose Esteban (2008), “Water struggles, citizenship and governance in Latin America”, Development, Vol 51, No 1, pp. 72-76. Available here: http://dx.doi.org/10.1057/palgrave.development.1100440.

Castro, Jose Esteban (2008), “Neoliberal water and sanitation policies as a failed development strategy: lessons from developing countries”, Progress in Development Studies, Vol 8, No 1, pp. 63-83. Available here: http://journals.sagepub.com/doi/pdf/10.1177/146499340700800107.

Castro, Jose Esteban (2007), “Systemic conditions affecting the universalisation of water and sanitation services: a sociological exploration”, Journal of Comparative Social Welfare, Vol. 23, No 2, pp. 105-119. Available here: http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/17486830701494590.

Castro, Jose Esteban (2007), “Water governance in the twentieth-first century”, Ambiente e Sociedade, Vol. 10, #2, pp. 97-118. doi:10.1590/S1414-753X2007000200007. Available here: http://www.scielo.br/pdf/asoc/v10n2/a07v10n2.pdf.

Castro, Jose Esteban (2005), “Poverty and citizenship: sociological perspectives on water services and public-private participation”, Geoforum, Vol. 38, No 5, pp. 756-771. Available here: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.geoforum.2005.12.006.

Dossiers

Castro, Jose Esteban (Editor) (2017), An examination of the politics of privatization of water and sanitation services in Africa, Europe, and Latin America (1990-2004) – Cases from Finland and Greece, WATERLAT-GOBACIT Working Papers, Vol. 4, No 1. DOI: 10.5281/zenodo.77176. Available here: http://waterlat.org/publications/working-papers-series/vol4no1/.

        This dossier includes the following articles:

Seppälä, Osmo, Tapio Katko, and Pekka Pietilä (2017), “The experience of Finland”, in Jose Esteban Castro (Editor), An examination of the politics of privatization of water and sanitation services in Africa, Europe, and Latin America (1990-2004) – Cases from Finland and Greece, WATERLAT-GOBACIT Working Papers, Vol. 4, No 1, pp. 3-66. DOI: 10.5281/zenodo.77176. Available here: http://waterlat.org/publications/working-papers-series/vol4no1/.

Kallis, Giorgos, and Harry Coccossis (2017), “The experience of Greece”, in Jose Esteban Castro (Editor), An examination of the politics of privatization of water and sanitation services in Africa, Europe, and Latin America (1990-2004) – Cases from Finland and Greece, WATERLAT-GOBACIT Working Papers, Vol. 4, No 1, pp. 67-181. DOI: 10.5281/zenodo.77176. Available here: http://waterlat.org/publications/working-papers-series/vol4no1/.

Castro, Jose Esteban (Editor) (2016), An examination of the politics of privatization of water and sanitation services in Africa, Europe, and Latin America (1990-2004). Comparative analyses”, WATERLAT-GOBACIT Working Papers, Vol. 3, No 8. DOI: 10.13140/RG.2.2.16227.76320. Available here: http://waterlat.org/WPapers/WPSPIPRW38.pdf.

        This dossier includes the following articles:

Castro, Jose Esteban (2016), “Cross-comparative report on the social, political and cultural dimension”, in An examination of the politics of privatization of water and sanitation services in Africa, Europe, and Latin America (1990-2004). Comparative analyses”, WATERLAT-GOBACIT Working Papers, Vol. 3, No 8, pp. 12-68. DOI: 10.13140/RG.2.2.16227.76320. Available here: http://waterlat.org/WPapers/WPSPIPRW38.pdf.

Azpiazu, Daniel, and Martin Schorr (2016), “Cross comparative report on the economic and financial dimension”, in Jose Esteban Castro (Editor), An examination of the politics of privatization of water and sanitation services in Africa, Europe, and Latin America (1990-2004). Comparative analyses”, WATERLAT-GOBACIT Working Papers, Vol. 3, No 8, pp. 70-114. DOI: 10.13140/RG.2.2.16227.76320. Available here: http://waterlat.org/WPapers/WPSPIPRW38.pdf.

Vargas, Marcelo Coutinho, and Osmo Seppälä (2016), “Cross-comparative report on the policy and institutional dimension”, in Jose Esteban Castro (Editor), An examination of the politics of privatization of water and sanitation services in Africa, Europe, and Latin America (1990-2004). Comparative analyses”, WATERLAT-GOBACIT Working Papers, Vol. 3, No 8, pp. 116-199. DOI: 10.13140/RG.2.2.16227.76320. Available here: http://waterlat.org/WPapers/WPSPIPRW38.pdf.

Crenzel, Emilio Ariel, and Gustavo Forte (2016), “Cross-comparative report on the demo-geographic and socio-economic dimension”, in Jose Esteban Castro (Editor), An examination of the politics of privatization of water and sanitation services in Africa, Europe, and Latin America (1990-2004). Comparative analyses”, WATERLAT-GOBACIT Working Papers, Vol. 3, No 8, pp. 202-265. DOI: 10.13140/RG.2.2.16227.76320. Available here: http://waterlat.org/WPapers/WPSPIPRW38.pdf.

Kallis, Giorgos, and Harry  Coccossis (2016), “Cross-comparative report on environmental sustainability”, in Jose Esteban Castro (Editor), An examination of the politics of privatization of water and sanitation services in Africa, Europe, and Latin America (1990-2004). Comparative analyses”, WATERLAT-GOBACIT Working Papers, Vol. 3, No 8, pp. 267-311. DOI: 10.13140/RG.2.2.16227.76320. Available here: http://waterlat.org/WPapers/WPSPIPRW38.pdf.

Torregrosa, Maria Luisa, Karina Kloster, Luis Torregrosa, and Medardo Meza (2016), “Cross-comparative report on infrastructure and technology”, in Jose Esteban Castro (Ed.), “An examination of the politics of privatization of water and sanitation services in Africa, Europe, and Latin America (1990-2004). Comparative analyses.”, WATERLAT-GOBACIT Working Papers, Vol. 3, No 8, pp. 313-363. DOI: 10.13140/RG.2.2.16227.76320. Available here: http://waterlat.org/WPapers/WPSPIPRW38.pdf.

Castro, Jose Esteban (2016), An examination of the politics of privatization of water and sanitation services in Africa, Europe, and Latin America (1990-2004). Final Report, WATERLAT-GOBACIT Working Papers, Vol. 3, #3, pp. 2-114. DOI: 10.13140/RG.2.1.2321.3682. Available here: http://waterlat.org/WPapers/WPSPIPRW33.pdf.

 

Book chapters

Castro, Jose Esteban (2010), “Private-sector participation in water and sanitation services: the answer to public sector failures?”, in Claudia Ringer, Asit Biswas, and Sarah. A. Cline (Eds.), Global Change: Impacts on Water and Food Security, Berlin and Heidelberg: Springer, pp. 169-193. Available here: http://www.springer.com/br/book/9783642046148.

Castro, Jose Esteban (2010), “The interdisciplinary challenge in water policy: the case of ‘water governance’”, in Enrique Cabrera (Ed.), Water Engineering and Management Throughout the Times (Learning from history). London: Taylor and Francis, pp. 259-276. Available here: https://www.routledge.com/Water-Engineering-and-Management-through-Time-Learning-from-History/Cabrera/p/book/9780415480024.

 

In other languages

 

Articles

Castro, Jose Esteban (2013), “Participación privada en los servicios de agua y saneamiento: ¿la respuesta a las fallas del sector público?, Revista GESTA, Vol. 1 No 1, pp. 1-20. Available here: http://www.portalseer.ufba.br/index.php/gesta/article/view/7102.

Castro, Jose Esteban (2012), “Proposiciones para el examen teórico y empírico de la privatización: el caso de los servicios de agua y saneamiento en América Latina”, Revista Interdisciplinar de Gestão Social (RIGS), Vol. 1, No 1, pp. 243-273. Available here: https://portalseer.ufba.br/index.php/rigs/article/viewFile/10199/7272.

Castro, Jose Esteban (2011), “Injusticia y desigualdad en relación al agua en América Latina”, Habitat y Sociedad, Vol. 1, No 2, pp. 13-37. Available here: http://www.habitatysociedad.us.es/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=30&Itemid=5.

Castro, Jose Esteban (2009), “Presentación. Luchas sociales por el agua en América Latina”, Anuario de Estudios Americanos, Vol. 66, No 2, pp. 15-22. Available here: http://estudiosamericanos.revistas.csic.es/index.php/estudiosamericanos/article/view/315/320.

Castro, Jose Esteban (2007), “La privatización de los servicios de agua y saneamiento en América Latina”, Nueva Sociedad, Número Especial sobre “Privatizaciones, 15 años después”, No 207. pp. 93-112. Available here: http://nuso.org/media/articles/downloads/3408_1.pdf.

Dossiers

Castro, Jose Esteban (Editor) (2016), An examination of the politics of privatization of water and sanitation services in Latin America (1990-2004). The case of Aguascalientes, Mexico (in Spanish), WATERLAT-GOBACIT Working Papers, Vol. 3, No 2. DOI: 10.13140/RG.2.1.4199.3849. Available here: http://waterlat.org/WPapers/WPSPIPRW32.pdf.

        This dossier includes the following article:

Torregrosa, Maria Luisa, Fernando Saavedra, Esther Padilla, Alice Quiñones, Karina Kloster, Gabriel Cosío, and Christian Lenin (2016), “The case of Aguascalientes” (in Spanish), in Jose Esteban Castro (Ed.), An examination of the politics of privatization of water and sanitation services in Latin America (1990-2004). The case of Aguascalientes, Mexico”, WATERLAT-GOBACIT Working Papers, Vol. 3, No 2, pp. 4-62. DOI: 10.13140/RG.2.1.4199.3849. Available here: http://waterlat.org/WPapers/WPSPIPRW32.pdf.

Castro, Jose Esteban (Editor) (2014), An examination of the politics of privatization of water and sanitation services in Latin America (1990-2004). The experience of Brazil (in Portuguese). WATERLAT-GOBACIT Working Papers, Vol. 1, No 4. DOI: 10.13140/RG.2.1.3380.9527. Available here: http://waterlat.org/WPapers/WPSPIPRWNo4.pdf.

        This dossier includes the following article:

Vargas, Marcelo Coutinho (2014), “Privatization of water and sanitation services in Brazil: lessons from three case studies in the Southeast Region”, in Jose Esteban Castro (Ed.), An examination of the politics of privatization of water and sanitation services in Latin America. The experience of Brazil (in Portuguese), WATERLAT-GOBACIT Working Papers, Vol. 1, No 4, pp. 7-140. DOI: 10.13140/RG.2.1.3380.9527. Available here: http://waterlat.org/WPapers/WPSPIPRWNo4.pdf.

Castro, Jose Esteban (Editor) (2014), An examination of the politics of privatization of water and sanitation services in Latin America (1990-2004). The experience of Argentina (in Spanish), WATERLAT-GOBACIT Working Papers, Vol. 1, No 3. DOI: 10.13140/RG.2.1.4167.3844. Available here: http://waterlat.org/WPapers/WPSPIPRWNo3.pdf.

        This dossier includes the following articles:

Azpiazu, Daniel, and Karina Forcinito (2014), “Análisis de las dimensiones económico-financiera y político-institucional”, in Jose Esteban Castro (Editor), An examination of the politics of privatization of water and sanitation services in Latin America (1990-2004). The experience of Argentina (in Spanish), WATERLAT-GOBACIT Working Papers, Vol. 1, No 3, pp. 8-68. DOI: 10.13140/RG.2.1.4167.3844. Available here: http://waterlat.org/WPapers/WPSPIPRWNo3.pdf.

Forte, Gustavo, and Juan Carlos Marin (2014), “Análisis de las dimensiones socio-política y cultural”, in Jose Esteban Castro (Editor), An examination of the politics of privatization of water and sanitation services in Latin America (1990-2004). The experience of Argentina (in Spanish), WATERLAT-GOBACIT Working Papers, Vol. 1, No 3, pp. 69-117. DOI: 10.13140/RG.2.1.4167.3844. Available here: http://waterlat.org/WPapers/WPSPIPRWNo3.pdf.

Catenazzi, Andrea, and Natalia da Representação (2014), “Análisis de las dimensiones técnico-infraestructural y ambiental”, in Jose Esteban Castro (Editor), An examination of the politics of privatization of water and sanitation services in Latin America (1990-2004). The experience of Argentina (in Spanish), WATERLAT-GOBACIT Working Papers, Vol. 1, No 3, pp. 118-154. DOI: 10.13140/RG.2.1.4167.3844. Available here: http://waterlat.org/WPapers/WPSPIPRWNo3.pdf.

Crenzel, Emilio Ariel (2014), “Análisis de las dimensiones demográfica y socio-económica”, in Jose Esteban Castro (Editor), An examination of the politics of privatization of water and sanitation services in Latin America (1990-2004). The experience of Argentina (in Spanish), WATERLAT-GOBACIT Working Papers, Vol. 1, No 3, pp. 155-166. DOI: 10.13140/RG.2.1.4167.3844. Available here: http://waterlat.org/WPapers/WPSPIPRWNo3.pdf.

Crenzel, Emilio Ariel (2014), “De la promesa de universalizar el servicio a la universalización de la protesta: la privatización del agua y el saneamiento en Tucumán, Argentina”, in Jose Esteban Castro (Editor), An examination of the politics of privatization of water and sanitation services in Latin America (1990-2004). The experience of Argentina (in Spanish), WATERLAT-GOBACIT Working Papers, Vol. 1, No 3, pp. 168-246. DOI: 10.13140/RG.2.1.4167.3844. Available here: http://waterlat.org/WPapers/WPSPIPRWNo3.pdf.

Roze, Jorge Prospero, and Marta Ceballos Acasuso (2014), “Parte 1. El Caso del Servicio de Agua y Mantenimiento Empresa del Estado Provincial (SAMMEP), Chaco. Parte 2. Aguas de Corrientes S.A”, in Jose Esteban Castro (Editor), An examination of the politics of privatization of water and sanitation services in Latin America (1990-2004). The experience of Argentina (in Spanish), WATERLAT-GOBACIT Working Papers, Vol. 1, No 3, pp. 247-293. DOI: 10.13140/RG.2.1.4167.3844. Available here: http://waterlat.org/WPapers/WPSPIPRWNo3.pdf.

Marin, Juan Carlos, and Gustavo Forte (2014), “La situación en la Provincia de Santa Fe”, in Jose Esteban Castro (Editor), An examination of the politics of privatization of water and sanitation services in Latin America (1990-2004). The experience of Argentina (in Spanish), WATERLAT-GOBACIT Working Papers, Vol. 1, No 3, pp. 294-312. DOI: 10.13140/RG.2.1.4167.3844. Available here: http://waterlat.org/WPapers/WPSPIPRWNo3.pdf.

Castro, Jose Esteban, and Miguel Lacabana (2005), Agua y Desarrollo en América Latina, Cuadernos del CENDES, Vol. 22, No 59. Available here: http://www.redalyc.org/toc.oa?id=403&numero=4483.

This dossier includes the following articles:

Castro, Jose Esteban, and Miguel Lacabana (2005), “Agua y desarrollo en América Latina: por una democracia sustantiva en la gestión del agua y sus servicios”, Cuadernos del CENDES, Vol. 22, No 59, pp. ix-xv. Available here: http://www.redalyc.org/html/403/40305901/.

Castro, Jose Esteban (2005), “Agua y gobernabilidad: entre la ideología neoliberal y la memoria histórica”, Cuadernos del CENDES, Vol. 22, No 59, pp. 1-22. Available here: http://www.redalyc.org/articulo.oa?id=40305902.

Azpiazu, Daniel, Martin Schorr, Emilio Ariel Crenzel, Gustavo Forte, and Juan Carlos Marín (2005), “Agua potable y saneamiento en Argentina: Privatizaciones, crisis, inequidades e incertidumbre futura”, Cuadernos del CENDES, Vol. 22, No 59, pp. 45-68. Available here: http://www.redalyc.org/articulo.oa?id=40305904.

Torregrosa, Maria Luisa, Fernando Saavedra, and Karina Kloster (2005), “Posibilidades y limitaciones de la participación privada en la prestación de servicios de agua y saneamiento: el caso de Aguascalientes, México”, Cuadernos del CENDES, Vol. 22, No 59, pp. 88-110. Available here: http://www.redalyc.org/articulo.oa?id=40305906.

Vargas, Marcelo Coutinho (2005), “O negócio da água: debatendo experiências recentes de concessão dos serviços de abastecimento de água e esgotamento sanitário a empresas privadas no Brasil”, Cuadernos del CENDES, Vol. 22, No 59, pp. 69-87. Available here: http://www.redalyc.org/articulo.oa?id=40305905.

Book chapters

Castro, Jose Esteban (2010), “Agua y gobernanza en el siglo XXI”, in Francisco Arregui De La Cruz, Aqualia Gestión Integral Del Agua, S.A, and Enrique Cabrera Marcet (Eds.), La Ingeniería y la Gestión del Agua a Través de los Tiempos. Aprendiendo de la Historia, Valencia: Polytechnical University of Valencia, pp. 325-350. Available here: http://www.lalibreria.upv.es/portalEd/UpvGEStore/products/p_985-4-1.

Castro, Jose Esteban (2009) “Apuntes sobre el proceso de mercantilización del agua: un examen de la privatización en perspectiva histórica”, in S. Espinoza (ed), Justicia Ambiental y Sustentabilidad Hídrica. Cochabamba, Bolivia: Comisión para la Gestión Integral del Agua en Bolivia (CIAGB), Centro de Estudios Superiores Universitarios (CESU), Universidad Mayor de San Simón, and Intercooperation, pp. 11-29. Available here: http://cebem.org//cmsfiles/publicaciones/justicia_ambiental.pdf.

Castro, Jose Esteban (2009), “A Participação Privada nos Serviços de Saneamento: lecciones da experiencia internacional”, in Berenice de S. Cordeiro (Ed.), Lei Nacional de Saneamento Básico. Perspectivas para as Políticas e a Gestão dos Serviços Públicos, Vol. 3, Brasilia: Ministerio de las Ciudades, Secretaría Nacional de Saneamiento Básico, pp. 583-599. Available here: https://web.bndes.gov.br/bib/jspui/bitstream/1408/2161/7/Lei%20nacional%20de%20saneamento%20basico_Livro%20III_P_BD.pdf.

Castro, Jose Esteban (2009), “La experiencia de Inglaterra y Gales en la organización de la regulación de los servicios de agua y saneamiento”, in Jaume Delclos Ayats (Ed.), Agua, un Derecho y no una Mercancía. Propuestas de la Sociedad Civil para un Modelo Público del Agua, Barcelona: Engineers without Borders and Icaria, pp. 179-217. Available here: http://www.icariaeditorial.com/libros.php?id=993.

Castro, Jose Esteban (2009), “Apuntes sobre el proceso de mercantilización del agua: un examen de la privatización en perspectiva histórica”, in Jaume Delclos Ayats (Ed.), Agua, un Derecho y no una Mercancía. Propuestas de la Sociedad Civil para un Modelo Público del Agua, Barcelona: Engineers without Borders and Icaria, pp. 35-55. Available here: http://www.icariaeditorial.com/libros.php?id=993.

Castro, Jose Esteban (2008), “Proposiciones para el examen teórico y empírico de la privatización: el caso de los servicios de agua y saneamiento en América Latina”, in Fundación Seminario para la Paz (Ed.), El Agua, Derecho Humano y Raíz de Conflictos, Zaragossa, Spain: Gobierno de Aragón, Fundación Seminario de Investigación para la Paz (SIP), pp. 367-390. Available here: http://www.seipaz.org/documentos/AguaDerechoHumano.pdf.

Castro, Jose Esteban (2008), “A normatização da prestação dos serviços de água e esgoto, a experiência de Inglaterra e Gales”, in Alceu de Castro Galvão Junior and Marfisa Maria de Aguiar Ferreira Ximenes (Eds.), Regulação: Normatização da Prestação dos Serviços de Água e Esgoto, Fortaleza, Brazil: Associação Brasileira das Agências de Regulação (ABAR) and Agência Reguladora de Serviços Públicos Delegados do Estado do Ceará (ARCE), pp. 161-201. Available here: http://www.arce.ce.gov.br/index.php/publicacoes-saneamento?download=693%3Aregulacao-normatizacao-da-prestacao-de-servicos-de-agua-e-esgoto.

Castro, Jose Esteban (2005), “Águas disputadas: regimes conflitantes de gobernabilidade no setor dos serviços de saneamento”, in Ladislau Dowbor and Renato Arnaldo Tagnin (Eds.), Administrando a Água como se Fosse Importante: Gestão ambiental e Sustentabilidade, Sao Paulo, SENAC, pp. 47-59. Available here: http://www.editorasenacsp.com.br/portal/produto.do?appAction=vwProdutoDetalhe&idProduto=20233.


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