John Rehfuss is a professor in the School of Business at California State University, Sacramento. He was previously a California local government official. He has written four books, including Contracting Out in Government, and over 30 articles on public administration, management and urban affairs.

By John Rehfuss

Making Privatization Work

Designing an Effective Bidding and Monitoring System to Minimize Problems in Competitive Contracting

Problems can be avoided in the privatization process if the proper guidelines are followed-the use of performance bonds, the elements of a competitive bid process, the rules for comprehensive monitoring, and judging contractor effectiveness. 12 pages. … more