in The Quarterly Journal of Economics
August 2011; p ublished online July 2011 .
Journal Article. Subjects: Publicly Provided Goods; Transport; National Government Expenditures and Related Policies; Market Structure and Pricing. 12251 words.
In public procurement, social welfare often depends on how quickly the good is delivered. A leading example is highway construction, where slow completion inflicts a negative externality on...
in Journal of Competition Law & Economics
June 2009; p ublished online September 2008 .
Journal Article. Subjects: Antitrust Issues and Policies; National Government Expenditures and Related Policies; Market Structure and Pricing. 9825 words.
Joint bidding is the practice of two or more independent suppliers submitting a single bid, a widespread practice in private and public procurement. This practice may generate efficiencies...