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How can government achieve efficiency savings?

"The spending review is not about spending, it is about rebalancing the resources in our economy which have become scarcer due to the global fiscal crises and as a result of poor fiscal management here in the UK." 


Colm Reilly
BBC Six O'Clock News
15 October 2010

Colm Reilly, head of the government practice at PA Consulting Group, is interviewed on the BBC Six O’Clock News in relation to the Comprehensive Spending Review (CSR). Colm is asked for his views on how government can achieve efficiency savings.

Colm is interviewed by Hugh Pym, BBC Chief Economics Correspondent, as part of a report on the CSR and he talks about the potential savings in the procurement of products and services across government departments.

You can find Colm's interview one minute into the report.

To visit PA's government practice pages, please click here.

To read more of Colm's views, please click here 

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