Global Public-Private Partnership Advisory Network
An in-depth discussion of the importance of cooperation among bordering countries that aim to serve the needs of people who cross borders frequently. Forward-thinking efforts are being made today to improve transportation between African countries. Looking toward China for funding and guidance, the East African Railway Master Plan has begun.
Dive into the essentials of public-private partnerships, and the forms they take here in the United States. This first podcast focuses on past and present P3s in California and their impact on municipal urban renewal. Projects discussed: Presidio Parkway and the Long Beach Civic Center
Exploration of how P3s can positively impact the economic development goals of a region, as they cooperate toward a public objective. This podcast evaluates the options of tax and toll impositions in an effort to fund privately backed projects. Projects discussed: Confederation Bridge and East End Crossing
An engaging assessment of the pros and cons of interstate P3s in the United States. Delve into the details of the multi-billion dollar projects in the Midwest. Find out what our Northern Neighbors have been investing in, and why. Projects discussed: Chicago Skyway and the Indiana Toll Road
Breaking down the lessons learned from the United Kingdom’s private finance initiative (PFI), identifying the United Nations take on model regulations for P3s, and a brief assessment of Zambia’s Public-Private Partnership Act. Projects discussed: National Health Service
Our preview podcast sets the stage for ten podcasts reviewing public private partnerships from the community project to the global initiative. We present successes, challenges, and fundamental principles underpinning these innovative programs.