Re: For-Profit Prisons: Eight Statistics That Show the Problems
Originally Posted by radcen
Not sure I'm reading this right. The flat fee would be guaranteed, so they'd get the same if 10 beds were filled or 100 beds. There would actually be an incentive to NOT have them all filled, hence no incentive to advocate all the crap laws we have now.
Note: I do NOT advocate this as an ideal alternative, just a better one. Ideally, profit motive should be eliminated entirely.
I didn't read the flat fee part. But that would create waste, no? Which would create more an atmosphere to see those beds filled I would think... Jaywalkers BEWARE!
I'm understanding that we both aren't advocating for this, just talking in hypotheticals...