Public-Private Partnerships. Edition No. 2

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  • 548 Pages
  • Elsevier Science and Technology
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Public-Private Partnerships for Infrastructure - Principles of Policy and Finance, Second Edition explains how public private partnerships are prepared, procured, financed, and managed from both the public- and private-sector perspectives. As the use of public private partnerships continues to develop world-wide, both in the area of public policy and private financing and contracting, the Second Edition of this leading textbook:

- Captures and explains the latest approaches, providing a comprehensive all-round guide for those on both the public- and private-sector sides of the table- Emphasises a step-by-step approach within a comprehensive, cross-referenced format- Includes clear explanations of PPP evaluation, structuring and financing concepts for the benefit of those new to the topic: no prior knowledge is assumed or required- Provides detailed reference points for more experienced practitioners- Draws from the authors' experience and practice in  PPP markets worldwide to provide a perspective on practical application of the key underlying principles- Includes an extensive glossary of technical and financial terms used in the PPP sector

- Includes more technical information and a stronger legal perspective than other books- Emphasizes a step-by-step approach within a comprehensive, cross-referenced format- Expands and updates the historical backgrounds and political contexts of public-private partnerships
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Part I: Introduction 1. Overview 2. What Are Public-Private Partnerships? 3. Cash Flow and Investment Analysis Part II: The Public-Sector Perspective 4. Policy, Legal and Institutional Frameworks 5. The Project Cycle 6. Public-Sector Project Management 7. Assessing Needs, Project Definition and Selection 8. The PPP Decision-Value for Money 9. The PPP Decision-Affordability, Budgeting and Reporting 10. PPP Procurement

Part III: PPP Risk Analysis and Allocation 11. Risk Analysis-Theory and Methodologies 12. Risk Allocation-Construction Phase 13. Risk Allocation-Operation Phase 14. The Rôle of Insurance

Part IV: The PPP Contract 15. Service-Fee Payment Mechanism 16. Changes in Circumstances 17. Termination 18. Public-Sector Support for PPP Contracts 19. Public-Sector Contract Management

Part V: The Private-Sector Perspective 20. Sponsors and Other Investors 21. Project Finance and PPPs 22. Project-Finance Debt-Sources and Procedures 23. Financial Structuring 24. Macroeconomic Risks and Hedging 25. Lenders' Cash-Flow Controls, Security and Enforcement 26. Debt Refinancing and Equity Sale

Part VI: Alternative Models
Summing Up 27. Alternative Models 28. PPPs-For and Against

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Yescombe, E. R.
E.R. Yescombe is an independent consultant on project finance and public-private partnerships (PPPs), advising investors on financing for power, infrastructure and PPP projects, as well as public-sector entities on PPP policy issues, project procurement and contracting.
Farquharson, Edward
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