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How 'ethical commissioning' could curb the worst effects of outsourcing

Hudson, Bob (2018) How 'ethical commissioning' could curb the worst effects of outsourcing. British Politics and Policy at LSE (03 Aug 2018). Website.

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While inadequate budgets, supervision, and regulation are often blamed for the spectacular failures of public sector outsourcing, the absence of ethical standards in the commissioning and procurement process remains an overlooked issue, writes Bob Hudson. He explains how ethical commissioning would work in practice, if outsourcing is to be made fit for purpose.

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Additional Information: © 2018 The Author
Divisions: LSE
Subjects: H Social Sciences > H Social Sciences (General)
H Social Sciences > HC Economic History and Conditions
H Social Sciences > HJ Public Finance
JEL classification: H - Public Economics > H0 - General
Date Deposited: 03 Jan 2019 10:01
Last Modified: 15 Sep 2023 17:57

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