Let me see now they are going to make money from the prison itself, and the inmate's forced labor--a solid business model. Slavery, the new growth industry.
Soon we are going to have incarceration-backed securities(IBS)--buy a share in the slave's...er...inmate's productivity. And of course we'll need CDO's against the risk of premature parole or a downturn in street crime. But the market will provide solutions...
Capitalism is obscene.