“How the Financial Crisis has Changed the Market for
Public Private Partnerships (PPPs)”
Filip Drapak, Senior Specialist, World Bank Institute
Andy Wynne, Public Sector Financial Management Specialist
The panelists will describe the current context for PPP, outlining the key issues arising as a result of the financial crisis and providing guidance on what to do now and looking forward.
The moderator will open the floor to an open discussion to address questions such as:
What is the role of infrastructure and PPPs in economic renewal?
Is private sector investment in public infrastructure now a viable alternative to
direct public investment?
How does risk profile change as a result of the financial crisis?
What is the role of development agencies?
What actions should countries take now to capitalize on PPP opportunities?