Debate: Corporatization as more than a recent crisis-driven development

  title={Debate: Corporatization as more than a recent crisis-driven development},
  author={B. Voorn and S. van Thiel and Marieke van Genugten},
  journal={Public Money & Management},
  pages={481 - 482}
  • B. Voorn, S. van Thiel, Marieke van Genugten
  • Published 2018
  • Economics
  • Public Money & Management
  • In an article published in Public Money & Management in September 2018, Laurence Ferry, Rhys Andrews, Chris Skelcher and Piotr Wegorowski suggest that local corporatization in England constitutes a new development and a major field-level change. Based on a review of English local councils’ annual accounts between 2010 and 2017, the authors sketch corporatization as a trend of this decade and as a post-crisis mechanism to realize budget cuts and austerity. The authors imply that too little is… CONTINUE READING


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