Contracting-Out in Scotland: a Pilot Study
AbstractSome preliminary results are presented from a pilot study of the contracting-out of public services in Scotland. The results suggest that dispute resolution works smoothly and efficiently in these contracts but that there are increases in costs of administration at the bidding stage.
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Bibliographic InfoPaper provided by Centre for Research into Industry, Enterprise, Finance and the Firm in its series CRIEFF Discussion Papers with number 9413.
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