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PPPs in the EU: a critical appraisal

PPPs in the EU: a critical appraisal

Hall, David (2008) PPPs in the EU: a critical appraisal. Discussion Paper. PSIRU, Greenwich, London, UK.

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The full critical overview report on PPPs in Europe, as presented at the ASPE conference in St Petersburg November 2008.
This report examines the experience with PPPs in Europe. It is presented in six sections:
- Concept and definitions of PPPs
- Overview of development of PPPs in Europe
- EU laws and policies in relation to PPPs
- Myths about PPPs
- Evaluating PPPs – a framework covering cost of capital, construction costs, operating costs, transaction costs, and uncertainty
- The lessons of the Metronet failure in the UK

Item Type: Monograph (Discussion Paper)
Additional Information: This paper is based on a report commissioned by the European Confederation of Public Service Unions. Presented at ASPE Conference St. Petersburg October-November 2008.
Uncontrolled Keywords: public-private partnerships (PPP), European Union, privatisation, evaluation,
Subjects: J Political Science > JN Political institutions (Europe)
Faculty / School / Research Centre / Research Group: Faculty of Business > Department of International Business & Economics
Faculty of Business > Centre for Work and Employment Research (CREW) > Public Services International Research Unit (PSIRU)
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