Essays about: "Public Procurement"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 161 essays containing the words Public Procurement.

  1. 1. An Empirical Study of Competition and Bidding Behaviors of Small and Large Firms in Public Procurement

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för nationalekonomi

    Author : Samuel Repfennig; Viktoria Petrovic; [2020]
    Keywords : public procurement; procurement; competition; bid price; auction;

    Abstract : The number of firms participating in public procurement in Sweden has declined since 2012, worrying policymakers since competition is seen as a driver of value-for-money. However, previous research suggests that efforts to increase participation in procurement do not necessarily result in a desirable, competitive effect, due to the auction format of the practice. READ MORE

  2. 2. Competitive Productivity in the South African Renewable Energy Procurement Programme

    University essay from Högskolan i Gävle/Företagsekonomi

    Author : Paul Frick; [2020]
    Keywords : Competitive Productivity; Trust; Pragmatism; Renewable Energy Procurement Programme;

    Abstract : Title: Competitive Productivity in The South African Renewable Energy Procurement Programme Level: Final assignment for the Master Programme in Business Administration Author: Paul Frick Supervisor: Dr. Daniella Fjellström Date: 2020 – 01 Aim: The aim of the study is to examine the concept of Competitive Productivity (“CP”) in the context of the renewable energy independent power producer procurement (“REIPPP”) programme in South Africa, as the case study, which consists of private public partnerships and to understand how the actions of government have an influence on the competitiveness of the procurement programme. READ MORE

  3. 3. Extracting Particular Information from Swedish Public Procurement Using Machine Learning

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Avdelningen för systemteknik

    Author : Eystein Waade; [2020]
    Keywords : Machine Learning; Conditional Random Field; procurement; Natural Language Processing; segmentation; maskininlärning; offentlig upphandling; maskinlæring; offentlig anskaffelse;

    Abstract : The Swedish procurement process has a yearly value of 706 Billion SEK over approximately 18 000 procurements. With each process comes many documents written in different formats that need to be understood to be able to be a possible tender. READ MORE

  4. 4. Organizing municipal procurement of civil works and the perceived conditions for promoting innovation

    University essay from KTH/Ledning och organisering i byggande och förvaltning

    Author : Mayowa Alaiya; [2020]
    Keywords : Public procurement; municipal procurement; innovation; public organizing; interprofessional collaboration; Offentlig upphandling; innovation; samarbete; offentlig organisering;

    Abstract : Construction research brings attention to the persistent efficiency and productivity issues in the industry which often are related to a lack of innovation in the sector. To tackle these issues, considerable research has been focused on improved procurement practices, as it is seen that choosing the optimum procurement strategy can promote the development of innovative solutions, thereby resulting in improved efficiency and productivity in the sector. READ MORE

  5. 5. Investigation of Procurement Practices for Welfare Technologies in Municipalities in Sweden

    University essay from KTH/Medicinteknik och hälsosystem

    Author : Marcus Anthony Dahn; [2020]
    Keywords : Public procurement; Welfare technology; Municipality; Eldercare;

    Abstract : Major demographical changes, such as aging population, constantly increases the demand for healthand social care services and technologies. The concept of welfare technologies is a response to meet this demand, since it increases independency, activity, participation and safety for people that has or is at risk of developing a disability. READ MORE