Publications

Selected Publications

Books
Palcic, D. and E. Reeves (2011) Privatisation in Ireland: Lessons from a European Economy, Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan
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Refereed Journal Articles 
Geddes, R.R. and E. Reeves (2017) "The favourability of U.S. PPP enabling legislation and private investment in transportation infrastructure", Utilities Policy, in press. DOI

Cahill, C., Palcic, D. and E. Reeves (2017) "Striving to deliver: commercialisation and performance in Ireland’s postal sector", Annals of Public and Cooperative Economics, in press. DOI

Cahill, C., Palcic, D. and E. Reeves (2017) "Commercialisation and Airport Performance: The Case of Ireland’s DAA”, Journal of Air Transport Management, 59, 155-163. DOI

Reeves, E., Palcic, D., Flannery, D. and R. Geddes (2017) "The Determinants of Tendering Periods for PPP Procurement in the UK: An Empirical Analysis", Applied Economics, 49(11), 1071-1082. DOI

Palcic, D. and E. Reeves (2015) “Privatization and the Economic Performance of Irish Sugar/Greencore”, Applied Economics, 47(55), 5945-5961. DOI

Reeves, E. (2015) "A Review of the PPP Experience in Ireland: Lessons for Comparative Policy Analysis", Journal of Comparative Policy Analysis: Research and Practice, available online. DOI

Reeves, E., Palcic, D. and D. FLannery (2015) "PPP Procurement in Ireland: An Analysis of Tendering Periods", Local Government Studies, 41(3), pp. 379-400. DOI

Palcic, D. and E. Reeves (2013) "Private Equity Leveraged Buyouts in European Telecoms: The Case of Eircom", Telecommunications Policy, 37(6-7), pp. 573-582. DOI

Palcic, D. and E. Reeves (2013) "State-Owned Enterprise Policy and the Loss of Economic Sovereignty: The Case of Ireland", Public Organization Review, 13(2), pp. 117-130. DOI

Reeves, E. (2013) “The Not So Good, The Bad and The Ugly: Over 12 Years of PPPs in Ireland”, Local Government Studies, 39(3), pp. 375-395. DOI

McCarthy, D. and D. Palcic (2012) “The Impact of Large-scale Employee Share Ownership Plans on Labour Productivity: The Case of Eircom”, International Journal of Human Resource Management, 23(17), pp. 3710-3724. DOI

Palcic, D. and E. Reeves (2011) "Privatization, Employee Share Ownership and Governance: The Case of Eircom", Annals of Public and Cooperative Economics, 82(4), pp. 437-454. DOI

McCarthy, D., Reeves, E. and T. Turner (2011) "Changing the Rules of the Game: The Impact of Privatization on Firm Industrial Relations", Public Management Review, 13(6), pp. 845-860. DOI

Reeves, E. (2011) "The Only Game in Town: Public Private Partnerships in the Irish Water Services Sector", Economic and Social Review, 42(1), pp. 95-111. DOI

McCarthy, D., Reeves, E. and T. Turner (2010) "Can Employee Share-Ownership Improve Employee Attitudes and Behaviour", Employee Relations, 32(4), pp. 382-395. DOI

McCarthy, D., Reeves, E. and T. Turner (2010) "The impact of Privatisation and Employee Share-Ownership on Employee Commitment and Citizen Behaviour", Economic and Industrial Democracy, 31(3), pp. 307-326. DOI

Palcic, D. and E. Reeves (2010) "Organisational Status Change and Performance: The Case of Ireland's National Telecommunications Operator", Telecommunications Policy, 34(5-6), pp. 299-308. DOI

Palcic, D. and E. Reeves (2010) "Costly Business: Privatisation and Exchequer Finances in Ireland", Administration, 58(1), pp. 29-53. DOI

Reeves, E., 2008, "The Practice of Contracting in Public Private Partnerships: Transaction Costs and Relational Contracting in the Irish Schools Sector", Public Administration, 86(3), pp. 969-986. DOI

Reeves, E. and J. Ryan, 2007, "Piloting Public Private Partnerships: Expensive Lessons from Ireland's Schools Sector", Public Money and Management, 27(5), pp. 331-337. DOI

D'Art, D. and T. Turner, 2006, "Profit Sharing and Employee Share Ownership in Ireland: A New Departure?", Economic and Industrial Deomocracy, 27(4), pp. 543-564. DOI

Palcic, D. and E. Reeves. 2005. "An Economic Analysis of Privatisation in Ireland 1991-2003", Journal of the Statistical and Social Inquiry Society of Ireland, Vol. XXXIV, pp. 1-27. DOI

Reeves, E. and D. Palcic, 2004, "Privatization Policy and Enterprise Performance: The Case of Ireland", Annals of Public and Cooperative Economics, 75(4), pp. 525-548. DOI

Hurst. C. and E. Reeves. 2004. "An Economic Analysis of Ireland's first Public Private Partnership", International Journal of Public Sector Management, 17(5), pp. 379-388. DOI

Book Chapters
Cahill, C., Palcic, D. and E. Reeves (2015) “Balancing Commercial and Wider Economic Objectives: The Case of the Dublin Airport Authority”, in Bernier, L. (ed.) Public Enterprises Today: Missions, Performance and Governance, Brussels: Peter Lang, pp. 279-300.

Palcic, D. and E. Reeves, 2007, "Privatisation in Ireland: The Impact on Productivity and Performance", in Aylward, C. and R. O'Toole (Eds), Perspectives on Irish Productivity, Dublin: Forfas, pp. 193-208.

Reeves, E., 2005, "Public Private Partnerships in the Irish Roads Sector: An Economic Analysis" in G. Ragazzi and W. Rothengatter (Eds.) Procurement and Financing of Motorways in Europe, Oxford: Elsevier, pp. 107-121. 

Kay, M. and E. Reeves. 2004, "Making PPPs Accountable: The Case of Ireland", in A.Ghobadian, D.Gallear, H.Viney & N.O'Regan (eds), Public Private Partnerships: Policy and Experience, London: Palgrave MacMillan, pp71-81.