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Public-Private Cooperation in Infrastructure Development: A Principal-Agent Story of Contingent Liabilities, Fiscal Risks, and Other (Un)pleasant Surprises

  • Luc Leruth


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    Volume (Year): 12 (2012)
    Issue (Month): 2 (June)
    Pages: 223-237

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    Handle: RePEc:kap:netspa:v:12:y:2012:i:2:p:223-237
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