Center for Competitive Government

The Center for Competitive Government (formerly the Privatization Research Center) deals with description, evaluation and planning of innovations by government.

Publications

Volumes

To date we have edited the following volumes (click on a title for contents and ordering information):

Best Practices of Governors & Mayors:

Privatization of Public Services:

Securing Critical Infrastructure:

Police, Prisons, and Crime:

Chapters in Books

These volumes are part of the series “Privatizing Government: An Interdisciplinary Series,” which we edit for Praeger Publishers. All our publications contain a variety of articles written by researchers, practitioners, and members of groups directly involved in privatization such as government, business and labor organizations. We present diverse viewpoints, and cover all aspects of restructuring and privatization.

Conference Proceedings

Articles

Members of the Center for Competitive government conduct research in various fields of privatization. Articles were written on police, prisons, highways and human services. The following are a few published articles.

Working Papers

Other Books

References

PPP in Transportation

Evaluation studies on adoption services