England & Wales, Scotland Democracy, devolution and governance , Economy and regeneration

Government outsourcing: the good and the bad


 A recent study by the Institute of Government concludes that outsourcing of public services by local and central government has delivered mixed results, with the public sector no longer likely to save as much money from using private contractors as in previous decades.

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