Essays about: "public procurement"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 184 essays containing the words public procurement.

  1. 1. Predicting the size of a company winning a procurement: an evaluation study of three classification models

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Statistiska institutionen

    Author : Ellen Björkegren; [2022]
    Keywords : public procurement; classification; Linear Discriminant Analysis; Random Forests; Support Vector Machines;

    Abstract : In this thesis, the performance of the classification methods Linear Discriminant Analysis (LDA), Random Forests (RF), and Support Vector Machines (SVM) are compared using procurement data to predict what size company will win a procurement. This is useful information for companies, since bidding on a procurement takes time and resources, which they can save if they know their chances of winning are low. READ MORE

  2. 2. How to use eco-labels to procure sustainable furniture?

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för handelsrätt

    Author : Jing Lu; [2022]
    Keywords : green public procurement; eco-label; private standards; furniture; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : The research question of this thesis is how eco-labels can be used to procure sustainable furniture and to address what the limitations to the use of eco-labels are when contracting authorities procure furniture with environmental or sustainable objectives. There are three levels of limitations on the use of eco-labels in the Public Procurement Directive: the basic principles of public procurement, the conditions for the use of labels in Article 43, and the scope for the use of label requirements with environmental or social characteristics in the three criteria which allow to require labels. READ MORE

  3. 3. EU PUBLIC PROCUREMENT LAW - Can sustainability lawfully limit competition?

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för handelsrätt

    Author : Mihaela Adelina Nistor; [2022]
    Keywords : public procurement; sustainability; public procurement law; open competition; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : This thesis has as a purpose the investigation of sustainable requirements compliance with regards to competition in public procurement contracts. This paper looks into Directive 2014/24 and notably its primary law influence in order to understand the legal foundations underlying sustainability and competition. READ MORE

  4. 4. Project strategy in the Swedish fiber infrastructure market: A private actor perspective : Navigating through the business environment competing for subsidies

    University essay from Luleå tekniska universitet/Institutionen för ekonomi, teknik, konst och samhälle

    Author : Tim Jespersson; Hugo Zetterberg; [2022]
    Keywords : Project strategy; Public Private Partnership; Post- and Telecom Authority; Competitive tender; subsidy; procurement;

    Abstract : Purpose: The purpose of the study is to fill the existing gap in the literature connected to project strategywithin the Swedish fiber infrastructure regarding the subsidy program announced by the Post- andTelecom Authority. To fulfill the purpose and address the research area two research questions have beendeveloped: RQ1: How do private companies design their project strategy competing for subsidies? RQ2:In what way does the business environment affect the design of the project strategy? Method: The study has used a qualitative research method based on a single private incumbent firmwithin the fiber infrastructure industry in Sweden. READ MORE

  5. 5. WHAT LINKS LACK OF MERITOCRACY TO CORRUPTION? A study of the public administration in Kosovo

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Lirigzon Karaqica; [2021-06-14]
    Keywords : Meritocracy; Corruption; Public Procurement; Causal Mechanisms;

    Abstract : The organization of the public administration has been a subject of debate since the time of former US. President Woodrow Wilson (1887). The focus has been on whether the civil servants should be politically appointed or recruited based on their merits. READ MORE