As Public private partnership (PPP) arrangements become an increasingly popular way for national governments to fund and develop public infrastructure and urban areas with private sector contributions, a better understanding of the risks involved is crucial.
The second edition of Strategic Issues in Public Private Partnerships :
- Provides an international overview of the application of concessions - the most common form of PPP [eg PFI (Private Finance Initiative); BO(O)T (Build/Own/Operate/Transfer) or DBFMO (Design/Build/Finance/ Maintain/Operate)].
- Focusses on the introduction of concessions and the problems encountered, the solutions found for these problems, and the different approaches to concessions chosen across different countries.
- Provides a strategic overview for those involved in setting up and managing PPP projects.
- Illustrates lessons from different national backgrounds and gives managers the insight and tools to manage PPP projects effectively.
Essential reading for Contractors & funding organizations involved in PPP projects as well as Researchers in construction management and public administration.
Keywords: Construction Management