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public private partnership


private-sector involvement in traditionally public-sector service a partnership between government and the private sector for the purpose of more effectively providing services and infrastructure traditionally provided by the public sector.

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Definitions of ’public private partnership’ and meaning of ’public private partnership’ are from the book publication, QFINANCE – The Ultimate Resource, © 2009 Bloomsbury Information Ltd. Find definitions for ’public private partnership’ and other financial terms with our online QFINANCE Financial Dictionary.

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