Privatisation In Ireland: Lessons from a European Economy by D. Palcic

Privatisation In Ireland: Lessons from a European Economy

byD. Palcic, E. Reeves

Hardcover | January 19, 2011

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This book analyses privatisation in Ireland, a European economy that has experienced rapidly changing fortunes over the last 30 years. It examines the effects of privatisation in terms of corporate performance, public finances and the distributional aspects of privatisation including the impact on employment and share ownership.

About The Author

DÓNAL PALCIC is a Lecturer in the Department of Economics, University of Limerick. His research interests include privatisation, public sector reform, telecommunications policy and productivity analysis. He has published a number of refereed journal articles and book chapters on the topic of privatisation.EOIN REEVES is Senior Lecture...

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Title:Privatisation In Ireland: Lessons from a European EconomyFormat:HardcoverDimensions:272 pages, 8.5 × 5.51 × 0.04 inPublished:January 19, 2011Publisher:Palgrave Macmillan UKLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0230248926

ISBN - 13:9780230248922

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Table of Contents

Privatisation Activity in Europe
Theory and Impact of Privatisation
Privatisation in a European Economy: The Case of Ireland
Privatisation and Company Performance
Privatisation and the Public Finances
Privatisation of Telecommunications - A Case of Privatisation Failure
Privatisation, Employees and Corporate Governance
Conclusions: The Future of Owned Enterprise