Public procurement efficiency: FSR Water Director's report with Jean Tirole
Public procurement should aim at meeting the need of best performance in terms of costs and services. Read the newly published report "Renforcer l’efficacité de la commande publique" by Director of the Florence School of Regulation Water area, Stéphane Saussier, and Nobel Laureate Jean Tirole and find out their recommendations and proposals to enhance the efficiency of public procurement in France. An opportunity for reflection in light of the current regulatory changes at the European level.
The impact of TTIP on third countries
A new round of negotiations and new protests explode across Europe to show resistance to the TTIP. But other than on the parties involved, the EU and the US, what is the potential impact such trade deal would have on third countries? Bernard M. Hoekman, together with Joseph Francois and Doug Nelson, provide a thorough analysis in “TTIP, regulatory diversion and third countries” (published in Catalyst? TTIP’s impact on the Rest, Vox.eu.org).