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Five Reasons to Reject the Low Bid

Many construction projects are awarded to the lowest bidder.  Price-based competitions are possible when drawings and specifications are complete, consice and clear.  Public entities and many private entities are fond of this method of award, believing that it yields to them the best value.   1,000 more words

Construction Projects

French contract award records

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Out of sight, out of mind? Supplier spatial proximity in French public procurement

The paper studies the impact of spatial proximity on supplier selection in the French public sector. While French public procurement legislation forbids consideration of supplier location in the procurement process, public contractors may still rely on spatial proximity for complex transactions necessitating mutual adjustments with suppliers. 237 more words

Public Procurement