Corrections Corporation Of America Investor Presentation Shows Glee At Prospect Of Inmate Populations Growing After Recession

The Corrections Corporation of America (CCA) — the largest private prison operator in America — has posted a presentation it gave to investors earlier this year on its website. The investor presentation includes a slide bragging that CCA operates in an industry resistant to recessions and even brags of the “potential of accelerated growth in inmate populations following the recession.” Another slide titled “Kicking The Can Down The Road” graphs out the growth of prison populations following recessions: