Public Procurement Law Review: new issue out with articles on relations between the EU and the BRICS, and the legal framework for procurement of euro banknotes

Public Procurement Law Review (2017), Issue 3   Table of Contents The use of public procurement as a non-tariff barrier: relations between the EU and the BRICS in the context of the new EU trade and investment strategy (N C Rodrigues) The legal framework for procurement of euro banknotes by the ECB and national central […]

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Recently published ebook: “Winning Public Procurement Contracts In Serbia – Manual” by Slavica Joković

This eBook analyses public procurement opportunities, rules and procedures in Serbia, with particular reference to the new legislative framework. It highlights public procurement policy, including choice of participants and award of contracts, as well as information about bidding process and Public Procurement Development Strategy. Furthermore, the book gives a review of some key explanations that […]

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20% discount for PLAN Members on “Public Procurement and Multilateral Development Banks – Law, Practice and Problems” by Sope Williams-Elegbe

Public Procurement and Multilateral Development Banks – Law, Practice and Problems by Sope Williams-Elegbe   The multilateral development banks cumulatively channel billions of dollars annually in development assistance to borrower countries. This finance is usually spent through processes that incorporate the public procurement regulations of the banks and it is often a condition of this finance […]

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Recently published book: “The Internationalization of Government Procurement Regulation”

The Internationalization of Government Procurement Regulation Edited by Aris Georgopoulos, Bernard Hoekman, and Petros C. Mavroidis Examines how international norms for government procurement are reflected in purchasing practices Includes extensive cross-country information Focus on national, regional, and international regimes for procurement Strong focus on policy lessons and implications of experience and evidence on effects of […]

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Recently published policy paper: “Modern Slavery and Human Rights in Global Supply Chains: Roles and Responsibilities of Public Buyers” by Olga Martin-Ortega

Olga Martin-Ortega, an Academic member of PLAN, has recently published a policy paper titled “Modern Slavery and Human Rights in Global Supply Chains: Roles and Responsibilities of Public Buyers. Policy and practice insights for Higher Education Institutions in the framework of their obligations under the UK Modern Slavery Act” in the BHRE Research Series (Policy […]

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Public Procurement Law Review: new issue out with articles on competition and corruption, contract and public law, and procurement reform in Croatia

PUBLIC PROCUREMENT LAW REVIEW (2017) Issue 2 Table of contents Promoting competition and deterring corruption in public procurement markets: synergies with trade liberalisation (Robert D. Anderson, William E. Kovacic, Anna Caroline Müller) Interplay between contract and public law in Ghana: implications for major construction contracts and transparency (Joseph Mante, Issaka Ndekugri) EU procurement reform – […]

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Bookings for the international conference “Public Procurement: Global Revolution VIII” on 12-13 June 2017 are now open

Bookings for the international conference “Public Procurement: Global Revolution VIII” on 12-13 June 2017 are now open! The Public Procurement Research Group (PPRG) at the University of Nottingham, UK is delighted to announce the opening of bookings for the international conference “Public Procurement: Global Revolution VIII”, to be held on 12-13 June 2017 at the East […]

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University of Nottingham (PPRG) Masters/Diploma/Certificate in Public Procurement Law and Policy (by distance learning): announcement on Brexit

In light of the many questions received about the implications of Brexit for the popular Masters/Diploma/Certificate in Public Procurement Law and Policy run by the PPRG at the University of Nottingham, the PPRG has added a statement to the website to explain that NO CHANGE is envisaged to the programme – other than, of course, […]

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Out soon: “Public Procurement and Multilateral Development Banks” by Sope Williams-Elegbe

Available for pre-order: book titled “Public Procurement and Multilateral Development Banks – Law, Practice and Problems” by PLAN’s academic member Sope Williams-Elegbe This book examines the issues and challenges raised by procurement regulation in the multilateral development banks. The book examines the history of procurement regulation in the banks; the tripartite relationship created between the banks, borrowers […]

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“Public Procurement International”: a blog by Christopher R. Yukins

Christopher R. Yukins has recently launched a blog on public procurement which can be access here: http://publicprocurementinternational.com. This is meant to be a resource on public procurement practice, policy and law, from around the globe. For further information on this website, please contact Christopher Yukins, a professor and co-director of the Government Procurement Law Program at The […]

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