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Unpublished Paper
Contractual design and public-private partnerships for hospitals
(2006)
  • Pedro P. Barros, Universidade Nova de Lisboa
  • Xavier Martinez-Giralt, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona
Abstract

Recently the Portuguese Government announced the launching of public private part- nerships to build hospitals with the distinctive feature that both infrastructure construction and the clinical activities management will be awarded to a private party. Accordingly there appear coordination issues that are novel in the design of PPP contracts. We explore the conditions allowing for the optimal design contracts design under several some plausible scenarios.

Keywords
  • public-private partnerships
Disciplines
Publication Date
June, 2006
Citation Information
Pedro P. Barros and Xavier Martinez-Giralt. "Contractual design and public-private partnerships for hospitals" (2006)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/pedro_pita_barros/3/