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Human Error
Human Factors in Highway Traffic Safety Research.Edited by T. W. Forbes. Pp. xix + 419. (Wiley: New York and London, June 1972.) £7.85.
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A critical financial analysis of the Private Finance Initiative: Selecting a financing method or allocating economic wealth?
Abstract The UK government’s Private Finance Initiative (PFI) policy raises a series of questions about the rationality and distributive implications of using private finance, inevitably moreExpand
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Highway Robbery? A Financial Analysis of Design, Build, Finance and Operate (DBFO) in UK Roads
Abstract The ex‐post facto cost of using private finance in roads is examined using a case study approach. The paper focuses on the first eight design, build, finance and operate (DBFO) roadsExpand
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A Critical Financial Analysis of the Performance of Privatised Insustries: The Case of the Water Industry in England and Wales
Abstract The water industry was one of a number of publicly run enterprises and assets which were sold into private ownership during the 1980s in the UK. The Government justified its privatisationExpand
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Railpolitik: The Financial Realities of Operating Britain's National Railways
This article analyses the context and financial performance of Britain's national railways under private ownership in the first half of the 20th century and public ownership in the second half of theExpand
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The Cost of Using Private Finance to Build, Finance and Operate Hospitals
This article analyses the cost of using private finance to build hospitals under the UK government's Private Finance Initiative (PFI). Hospital trusts' annual payments to their private sectorExpand
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Appraising and Evaluating PFI for NHS Hospitals
This paper explores the use of appraisal in the development of proposals to use private finance to provide acute hospitals under the Private Finance Initiative (PFI). It addresses the extent to whichExpand
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The cost of using private finance for roads in Spain and the UK
Within the context of the growing worldwide tendency to fund road construction, operation and maintenance through a variety of private financing arrangements, this article explores the implicationsExpand
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A Financial Analysis of the National Air Traffic Services PPP
The collapse of the National Air Traffic Services (NATS) Public—Private Partnership (PPP) raises questions about the rationale, appraisal and risks of the Government's partnerships policy in theExpand
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