Outsourcing has long term implications that sometimes can be difficult to foresee at the time of the deal. After the original outsourcing contract expires it becomes necessary to purchase the now outsourced functionality through recurring procurements. This is especially important in case of the public sector. This paper identifies three main types of outsourcing in the public sector: hiving off, outsourcing with taking over of the staff and without taking over of the staff.
SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP -- Ekonomi och näringsliv (hsv//swe)
SOCIAL SCIENCES -- Economics and Business (hsv//eng)