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What Carillion's collapse tells us about public sector outsourcing

Wren-Lewis, Simon (2018) What Carillion's collapse tells us about public sector outsourcing. British Politics and Policy at LSE (20 Jan 2018). Website.

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Simon Wren-Lewis reflects on the collapse of the construction firm Carillion and on the problems that have ensued for the government. Weighing the pros and cons, he suggests that it is likely that some of the current Private Finance Initiative (PFI) outsourcing was influenced by ideological considerations rather than being purely evidence-based, and warns that the next government should conduct a thorough review.

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Divisions: LSE
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HD Industries. Land use. Labor > HD2329 Industrialization
Date Deposited: 21 Jun 2018 14:41
Last Modified: 15 Sep 2023 17:44

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