State-Owned Enterprise and Public Sector Reforms

Event: Seminar on State-Owned Enterprise and Public Sector Management Reforms

State-Owned Enterprise and Public Sector Reforms

26 September 2016
Author / Speaker: 
Laure Darcy, Pacific Private Sector Development Initiative
Email the author | Other materials by the author
Christopher Russell, Pacific Private Sector Development Initiative
Email the author | Other materials by the author

View Slides

Pacific state-owned enterprises (SOEs) are often formed to increase service delivery effectiveness and accountability. Historical and financial indicators, however, show that long-term government ownership of SOEs often result in outcomes counter to these goals. Asian Development Bank’s study of SOE performance in the Pacific emphasizes political commitment to reform as a key driver for commercial results.

Geographical Focus: 
Subregional- Pacific
Type of Content: 
Learning Event

Disclaimer

The views expressed on this website are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the views and policies of the Asian Development Bank (ADB) or its Board of Governors or the governments they represent. ADB does not guarantee the accuracy of the data included in this publication and accepts no responsibility for any consequence of their use. By making any designation of or reference to a particular territory or geographic area, or by using the term “country” in this document, ADB does not intend to make any judgments as to the legal or other status of any territory or area.