This Economic Paper assesses the potential trade effects of rules on procurement policies in Commonwealth ACP countries. It provides a practical guide for policy-makers and negotiators to determine the impact of government procurement rules and policies taken at the national level or negotiated in trade agreements.
About the Author
Peter Trepte is a legal adviser and Consultant in the law and practice of public procurement reform. He was also the Team Leader for this project.Peter Pease is an International Procurement Specialist.Anthony Butler is a Procurement Advisor and staff member of Charles Kendall & Partners.Annamaria La Chimia is a Lecturer in Law at the University of Nottingham and leader of the Humanitarian and Development Procurement Unit (PPRG, Nottingham).