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Feature Private Finance Initiative

Hard times: is this the end of the road for the private finance initiative?

BMJ 2010; 341 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.c3828 (Published 20 July 2010) Cite this as: BMJ 2010;341:c3828

Who will pay?

As Nick Cohen wrote in the New Statesman (1) about PFI: The taxpayer
always
foots the bill.

1. Cohen N.The taxpayer always foots the bill. New Statesman 2001 (9
July) 13-
15.

Competing interests:
None declared

Competing interests: No competing interests

12 August 2010
Neville W Goodman
Retired Anaesthetist
BS9 3LW, UK