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When Municipality is Partner in Business: A Mapping of Italian Experience

Alessandro Gargani () and Michela Villani ()

Public Organization Review, 2013, vol. 13, issue 2, 167-174

Abstract: Municipal ownership of companies in Italy is a common phenomenon that underlines the attitude of local bodies towards the supply of particular local services, frequently with a correlation of public and private interests. This article addresses key features of the companies involved. The focus is on their location, legal status, spread of ownership, work, governance and economic performance, as a lead into more comprehensive future research on how municipal ownership can affect company performance and markets in different service areas and territories. Copyright Springer Science+Business Media New York 2013

Keywords: Municipal ownership; Share-held companies; Local public services; Economic performance; Italy (search for similar items in EconPapers)
Date: 2013
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