Innovations in Financing Public Services

Country Case Studies

  • Stephen J. Bailey
  • Pekka Valkama
  • Ari-Veikko Anttiroiko

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiv
  2. Pekka Valkama, Ari-Veikko Anttiroiko, Stephen J. Bailey
    Pages 1-13
  3. Nicholas Anderson, Stephen J. Bailey, Hartwig Pautz
    Pages 114-134
  4. Miroslav Beblavý, Peter Mederly, Emília Sičáková-Beblavá
    Pages 160-183
  5. Pekka Valkama, Stephen J. Bailey, Ian C. Elliott
    Pages 228-252
  6. Ian C. Elliott, Pekka Valkama, Stephen J. Bailey
    Pages 253-274
  7. Back Matter
    Pages 275-292

About this book


This book explores new forms of private, mutual municipal, public-private and 'reverse' state funding of public investments, co-payments and shared contributions, vouchers, and pooled public risk-financing. It includes case studies taken from the Nordic countries, UK, Spain, Slovenia, Slovakia, Turkey and South Korea.


budget governance Government innovation public finance public governance Public Services service

Editors and affiliations

  • Stephen J. Bailey
    • 1
  • Pekka Valkama
    • 2
    • 3
  • Ari-Veikko Anttiroiko
    • 4
  1. 1.Glasgow Caledonian UniversityUK
  2. 2.University of TampereFinland
  3. 3.University of TurkuFinland
  4. 4.Department of Regional StudiesUniversity of TampereFinland

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