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Privatisation vs Government Ownership – Carillion: Watershed moment for privatisation debate?


Carillion: Watershed moment for privatisation debate?

Malcolm D B Munro
Tuesday 16 January, 2018

Notes
1.    Carillion is the UK’s second biggest construction firm: Carillion in enforced
       bankruptcy

2.    Leading construction companies in the United Kingdom (UK) as of 2015, by turnover
       (in million GBP) ((GBP = 1.38 USD as of 1.16.2018))

3.  Balfour Beatty is UK’s largest construction company   Balfour Beatty in the United
     States. Engineering-News-Record-Ranks-Balfour-Beatty-No.-1 

4.   Balfour Beatty secures biggest contract in US

5.   British Privatisation – Taking Capitalism to the People

6.  Government Privatisation History, Examples, and Issues, Discussion paper, State of
     Illinois, USA

7.    Margaret Thatcher: one policy that led to more than 50 companies being sold or
      privatised, Saturday 13 January 2018

8.   Privatisation, a very British disease

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