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Private sector can help deliver public services, says Ibec

Ibec says move could help save money and improve services.

1st April, 2013
Ibec's report examines examples of services in the public sector that are carried out by the private sector, including road safety cameras.

Ibec has called on the government to use the private sector to deliver public services. The group, which represents Irish business, said private sector skills and experience could help save money and improve services.

“There has been far too little debate about the role the private sector can play in delivering public services. Other countries, many of which are known for the quality of their public services, make far more use of the private sector,’’...

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