Public Procurement

Quantitative and institutional analysis of impediments to government contracting in India.

Our work in this field

Understanding contract structures in public procurement across different sectors;

Identifying state capacity issues when government contracts with private persons;

Identifying the landscape of institutions that play a role in the planning-to-payment stages of government procurement;

Undertaking deep dives into some sectors where government procurement is undertaken at a large scale;

Understanding the extent and efficacy of dispute resolution in government contracts;

A sector-agnostic framework to measure the impact of procurement inefficiencies on public expenditure and the financial health of firms.

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