What is state ownership?

State Ownership

State ownership, also called public ownership, government ownership or state property, are property interests that are vested in the state, rather than an individual or communities.

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Some articles on state ownership:

State Ownership - Public Property
... There is a distinction to be made between state ownership and public property ... assets operated by a specific organization of the state used exclusively by their operators or that organization, such as a research laboratory, while ...
Talvivaara Mining Company - Government Involvement - Finnish State Ownership
... Solidium is 100 % Finnish state owned unit that controls 11 state owned stock companies ... According to Solidium in November 2012 the state ownership in Talvivaara was 8,9 % with value of €31 million ... In April 2013 state invested €47 million more ...
State Media - Determinants of State Control
... have implications regarding the determinants and consequences of ownership of the media ... Generally, state ownership of the media is found in poor, autocratic non-democratic countries with highly interventionist governments that have some interest in controlling the flow of information ... with "weak" governments do not possess the political will to break up state media monopolies ...

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