Headlines 2008

Workshop on Privatization


IFN invited international researchers working on the economics of privatization to a two-day workshop in Stockholm. Privatization is broadly defined and includes theoretical and empirical perspectives on topics such as contracting for government services, public procurement, voucher systems, public-private partnerships, and the sale of government-owned companies. Steven Kelman of Harvard University presented his book Unleashing Change: A Study of Organizational Renewal in Government at the workshop. 

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