The public wealth of nations : how management of public assets can boost or bust economic growth / Dag Detter and Stefan Fölster.

Author
Detter, Dag, 1959- [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
Houndmills, Basingstoke, Hampshire ; New York, NY : Palgrave Macmillan, 2015.
Description
xiv, 230 pages ; 23 cm

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Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents
Machine generated contents note: -- 1. What can public wealth do for you? -- 2. Don't rock the boat and the hand that feeds you -- the cost of poor management -- 3. How state run business can ruin the economy and politics -- 4. The size and potential of public wealth -- 5. Attempts to reform management of public wealth -- 6. Active owner or Privatise -- Swedish and Asian pioneers vs Thatcher -- 7. Monetising yields value, and improves democracy as well -- 8. The anatomy of National Wealth Funds -- 9. Strategies for creating value -- 10. We all want to build roads now -- but can we afford it? -- 11. How politicians can become consumer advocates instead of quasi-capitalists.
ISBN
  • 9781137519849 ((hardback))
  • 1137519843 ((hardback))
LCCN
2015012350
OCLC
903510169
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