Improving Public Private Partnerships in Infrastructure Development
Project Description

Different types of infrastructure projects have been developed worldwide through public private partnerships (PPP), including power plants, waste treatment facilities, water supply facilities, roads, tunnels, bridges, railways, ports and air ports. This project aims to improve PPP practices by drawing experience and learning lessons from international PPP projects.

Supervisor
ZHANG Xueqing
Quota
2
Course type
UROP1000
UROP1100
Applicant's Roles

1. Identify suitable PPP projects developed worldwide;
2. Conduct comparative analysis and draw experience and learn lessons from the identified PPP projects;
3. Make recommendations for improving PPP practices.

Applicant's Learning Objectives

1. Acquire an overall understanding of the various issues in delivering infrastructure projects using PPPs;
2. Acquire substantial knowledge of delivering PPP infrastructure projects;
3. Improve analytical and written communication skills.

Complexity of the project
Moderate