Essays about: "EU Procurement Directives"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 8 essays containing the words EU Procurement Directives.

  1. 1. Implementation of Category Management in Procurement within Public Sectors - The Case of the City of Gothenburg

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Natalia Ugriumova; Mathias Skoglund; [2019-07-02]
    Keywords : Category Management; Implementation; Public Procurement; EU Procurement Directives;

    Abstract : MSc in Logistics and Transport Management.... READ MORE

  2. 2. The Failure of the Market Economy Investor Principle. An Assessment of the Incompatibility between the MEIP and Environmental Protection in Public Procurement Law.

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Author : Alexandra Karlberg; [2016-02-24]
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    Abstract : The market economy investor principle (the MEIP) is a test that is used in order to decide if a benefit or advantage is at hand, and hence if a measure constitutes state aid in accordance with Article 107 (1) TFEU, which is done by assessing of the Member State has acted in the same way as a private investor would have done. In other words, the MEIP only take micro-economic aspects into account, which makes it problematic when applying the test in cases that concern public procurement measures due to the fact that Member States always have to consider aspects of macro-economic nature, such as environmental protection, as the aim of any purchase through a public procurement procedure is to satisfy public needs in one way or another. READ MORE

  3. 3. Animal Welfare, Public Procurement and the EU Internal Market - A Recurrent Dilemma in Swedish Policy Making?

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Author : Kristin Persson; [2016]
    Keywords : EU-law; European Union; Lisbon Treaty; Internal Market; Animal Welfare; Administrative Law; Public Procurement; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : On the basis of an article recently authored by the Swedish Minister for Public Administration, the main purpose of this thesis is to examine whether contracting authorities are allowed to refer to ‘Swedish’ standards of animal welfare (whether explicitly or not) when purchasing foodstuffs, without infringing the EU rules on free movement. In making this assessment, the thesis identifies three recent developments that could be expected to have an impact on the discretion of contracting authorities. READ MORE

  4. 4. The French Attempt to Legalize Human Rights Due Diligence: Is France leading the European Union in Business and Human Rights?

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Author : Vanina Eckert; [2016]
    Keywords : human rights; business and human rights; human rights due diligence; extraterritoriality; global supply chains; access to remedies; France; duty of vigilance; parent companies; ordering companies; European Union; United Nations Guiding Principles; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : This thesis is a comprehensive analysis of the different regulatory designs and arguments shaping French law in order to hold French businesses liable for their human rights abuses occurring in global supply chains. It focuses on the innovative law proposal on the duty of vigilance for parent and ordering companies currently debated within the French Parliament, and France’s potential to make human rights due diligence mandatory at the domestic and at the European Union (EU) level. READ MORE

  5. 5. The Scope of Labour Law Requirements in Public Procurement - at the ILO, EU and Swedish Level

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Author : Julia Vinterskog; [2011]
    Keywords : labour law; EU law; public procurement; ILO ; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : In 2008 public procurement made up 17-18 percent of the EU GDP. The issue of whether the disbursement of public funds can be used to promote social objectives, including preservation of labour law requirements or whether public authorities only shall take economic considerations into account when deciding what to purchase, has been subject to discussion. READ MORE