State aid and public services in Europe: the limitations of the EC package
Hall, David (2005) State aid and public services in Europe: the limitations of the EC package. Discussion Paper. PSIRU, London, UK.
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This critique of the EC 2005 proposals on state aid and the implications for public services presents the historical and legal context, their impact on the expansion of private sector activity in the market for public services, a critical analysis of the proposals, and a discussion contrasting the route of encouraging competitive tendering with the possibility of exempting public services operating in the general interest.
|Item Type:||Monograph (Discussion Paper)|
|Additional Information:||A report commissioned by the European Federation of Public Service Unions (EPSU) www.epsu.org.|
|Uncontrolled Keywords:||public services, EU, EC, liberalisation, state aid, privatisation|
|Subjects:||H Social Sciences > HB Economic Theory|
J Political Science > JN Political institutions (Europe)
|School / Department / Research Groups:||School of Business > Department of International Business & Economics|
School of Business
School of Business > Public Services International Research Unit
|Last Modified:||31 Mar 2011 18:21|
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