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By Genia Kostka,Jobst Fiedler

ISBN-10: 3319292323

ISBN-13: 9783319292328

This publication offers an research of why a few huge infrastructure tasks are behind schedule or compromised and gives vital insights into the higher supply of destiny tasks. It offers a tremendous response to the formidable €315 billion funding plan devised by way of the eu fee, in which Europe's infrastructure is a key funding aim. Germany is followed as a spotlight, as Europe's biggest economic system, and a country that has noticeable major delays and tensions within the supply of key infrastructure projects. 
The contributions to this quantity reveal quite a few styles for infrastructure resources and illustrate how elements similar to terrible undertaking governance, early making plans errors, beside the point possibility administration and unexpected technological demanding situations impact supply. The in-depth case stories at the Berlin Brandenburg Airport, the Hamburg Elbphilharmonie, and offshore wind parks convey how venture supply can face tremendous difficulties, and illuminating strategies are provided to those difficulties. total, the case of Germany additionally deals the chance to evaluate a variety of new types of undertaking supply, reminiscent of public-private partnerships (PPP), and the hazards and possibilities of bold first-mover 'pioneer' initiatives. The publication could be of significant curiosity for students and upper-level scholars of human geography, enterprise and administration, in addition to coverage makers.

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