The Emerald Handbook of Public–Private Partnerships in Developing and Emerging Economies

Perspectives on Public Policy, Entrepreneurship and Poverty

This Handbook aims to support policy-makers, national governments, national and regional public administrations, PPP officers, practitioners and academia in the design, implementation and assessment of appropriate responses to foster PPPs’ uptake in the context of developing and emerging economies.

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  • João Leitão
  • Elsa de Morais Sarmento
  • João Aleluia


Part I Understanding PPPs in Developing and Emerging Countries Part II Making PPPs Work for the Poor Part III Public Policy, Public Management Practices and Entrepreneurship Part IV Implementation and Evaluation of PPPs: Practical Considerations and Case Studies