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P3 FLIPS program

The P3 FLIPS Program is a new Stanford GPC research initiative on public sector best practices for infrastructure delivery via Public-Private Partnerships.

In the September cover story of Institutional Investor magazine, GPC Executive Director Dr. Ashby Monk discusses his vision for the center and the investment community - to re-root finance in the real economy. 

The Stanford Global Projects Center is located at the Yang & Yamazaki Energy & Environment (Y2E2) Bldg at Stanford University. We research new ways to finance, develop, and invest in critical infrastructure worldwide.

GPC Executive Director Ashby Monk meets Bill Clinton at the recent China Philanthropy Forum in Beijing. Dr. Monk and former president Clinton both made presentations at the event.

A governance framework for developing an effective Public-Private Partnership (P3) program - The Global Projects Center recently began a new NSF funded research initiative to develop a new framework for understanding infrastructure delivery via P3s.

Recent News

April 7, 2015
The Stanford Global Projects Center is thrilled to share the release of a ground breaking United Nations Environment Program featuring work by Dr. Ashby Monk of the Global Projects Center.
February 18, 2015
The GPC is excited to announce a new partnership with the New Cities Foundation aimed at tackling the urban infrastructure development challenges of tomorrow.
December 5, 2014
Dr. Rajiv Sharma's latest journal article is on how institutional investors can structure in-house investment teams for their direct infrastructure allocations.
November 7, 2014
The GPC's latest white paper examines opportunities to improve earnings and sustainability associated with shipping, revealing that up to $1 million could be saved annually per ship.