‘By “open for business”, the analyst means the government is outsourcing public services – at a huge rate. The value of such contracts has risen from £9.6bn in 2008 to £20.4bn in 2012. Seymour Pierce estimates that public sector outsourcing could hit (deep breath) £101bn by 2014-15.’
~ Zoe Williams
See also: The graph that shows how far David Cameron wants to shrink the state Posted on October 17, 2012
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