Private Prisons

The Prison Privatization Research Site

142,521 Beds in 181 Facilities under Contract or Construction as Private Secure Adult Facilities
in U.S., U.K., and Australia as of September, 2001.

Tables, Charts, Figures:

Comprehensive Bibliography on Private Prisons Click here

Studies and Reports:

Issues and Arguments:
Sample RFPs/Contracts:

These Requests for Proposals (RFPs) are often essentially the same as the final contracts.


Charles H. Logan, University of Connecticut . . . E-Mail for Logan

Author, Private Prisons: Cons and Pros

Links to:

The University of Florida's Private Corrections Project
Competitive Corrections Research Project
MSU Links on Corrections, Private Prisons

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Last Updated February 14, 2002

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