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arethuza · 2014-07-29 · Original thread
I can recommend the book "Plundering the Public Sector" by David Craig that explains how projects like the NHS IT fiasco happened:

[NB Note recommended for UK taxpayers who have high blood pressure and/or easily upset]

arethuza · 2013-09-18 · Original thread
David Craig's book "Plundering the Public Sector" is a bit old, but it gives some details of how these projects were run and for whose benefit (there is a hint in the title):

arethuza · 2010-07-06 · Original thread
How can an ugly building in Edinburgh cost £414 million?

A combination of incompetence, greed and a general air of "it doesn't matter as it's only taxpayers money".

Have a read of this:

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