OP-153 PPP Value for Money and Cost Benefit Analysis - Part A (July 6-24, 2020)

Course Offering:

Dates: July 6-24, 2020

Location: Online

Tuition: $2,500

Code: 4213-OL

CEUs: 3.0



A value for money (VfM) analysis consists of a systematic comparison of total costs of financing and delivering an infrastructure project by traditional government means versus private sector means. For a government, there is no single more important exercise than carrying out this transparent cost comparator.

The Institute for Public-Private Partnerships, A Tetra Tech Company (IP3), provides practical, processoriented sessions on how to conduct VfM analyses, case studies, studies of actual analyses, how to appropriately structure a PPP transaction, and hands-on action planning. Participants in this course will learn how to design and manage VfM analyses for use in their own countries and organizations


Learning Outcomes:

  • Analyze why the VfM and public-sector cost comparison analyses are so critical for PPP project development.
  • Analyze the overall the strategic planning requirements for identifying and screening PPP project
  • Illustrate how to construct Public Sector Cost (PSC) and Value for Money (VfM) models and how to calculate and analyze cost input variables for PPP projects
  • Evaluate how to forecast fi nancing costs and discount rates for both traditional (government) and private sector and capital market fi nancing
  • Demonstrate how to analyze, value and manage retained public sector risks and contingent liabilities in long-term PPP projects
  • Calculate the differences between financial and economic analysis for projects, including valuation, NPV, IRR and discount rates