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This book explores new forms of private, mutual municipal, public-private and 'reverse' state funding of public investments, co-payments and shared contributions, vouchers, and pooled public risk-financing. It includes case studies taken from the Nordic countries, UK, Spain, Slovenia, Slovakia, Turkey and South Korea.
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Innovative Public Finance: Definition, Practice and Context
Beyond PFI: Procurement of Public Sector Infrastructure and the Evolving Plurality of Methods in the UK
Innovations in Private Sector Provision of Infrastructure in South Korea
The Distinctive Financing of Road Infrastructures in Spain: Evolution and Innovation
Public-Private Partnerships in Slovenia: Reverse Financial Innovations Enhancing the Public Role
Local Government Funding Agencies: Lessons from Success and Failure
Innovation in Local Government Risk Financing: Lessons from the UK and Nordic Experiences
Innovations in Financing Higher Education in Slovakia
Innovation in the Turkish Budgetary System: Recent Developments in Public Governance
Co-Payments: Innovations in the Balance between Public and Private Finance
Vouchers as Innovative Funding of Public Services
Public Service Vouchers in the UK and Finland
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ISBN: 9780230241596 ISBN-10: 023024159X Audience:
Number Of Pages: 292 Published: 30th July 2010 Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan Country of Publication: GB Dimensions (cm): 21.6 x 14.0
Weight (kg): 0.52
Edition Number: 1