Renegotiations and Renewals of Public Contracts

Authors : Jean Beuve, Stéphane Saussier Abstract : This paper examines the impact of renegotiations on contract renewals. Using an original dataset of procurement contracts in the French car park sector, we show that there exists an optimal level of renegotiations that positively impacts the probability of renewing a contract with the same partner. This…

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The Cost of Social Public Procurement for Governments The Case of Paris City

Authors : Stéphane Saussier, Louise Vidal Abstract : Public procurement represents a powerful legal instrument available to contracting authorities to ensure compliance with secondary or non-commercial goals. The possibility of integrating social concerns into public procurement is envisaged in the community directives on public procurement and has also been incorporated in the legal systems of…

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Contract Renewals, Prices and Deprivatizations : The Case of Water in France

Contract Renewals, Prices and Deprivatizations : The Case of Water in France Authors : Alexandre Mayol, Stéphane Saussier Forthcoming in Applied Economics, 2021 Abstract : In this paper, we studied the influence of contract renewals on water prices in France. When studying French water contracts in force between 2008 and 2018, we found that contract…

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Response2covid19 : une base de données sur les mesures gouvernementales prises partout dans le monde pour faire face au COVID-19

Avec les travaux de Simon PORCHER, Maître de Conférences HDR, Directeur scientifique de la Chaire EPPP, qui apportent un éclairage inédit sur la gestion de la crise sanitaire liée au COVID-19 à travers le monde, l’IAE Paris-Sorbonne Business School démontre son engagement sociétal et sa capacité à s’emparer de l’actualité pour nourrir la réflexion collective…

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A novel dataset of governments’ responses to COVID-19 all around the world

A novel dataset of governments’ responses to COVID-19 all around the world Auteur : Simon Porcher Introduction: Following the COVID-19 outbreak, governments all around the world have implemented public health and economic measures to contain the spread of the virus and to support the economy. Public health measures include domestic lockdown, school closures and bans…

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“Contagion”: The determinants of governments’ public health responses to COVID-19 all around the world

“Contagion”: The determinants of governments’ public health responses to COVID-19 all around the world Auteur : Simon Porcher Introduction: To respond to the COVID-19 outbreak, governments all around the world have implemented public health measures that have resulted in different policies to contain the spread of the virus and to support the economy. These measures…

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Concurrent Sourcing in Public Services: Theory, Evidence and Avenues for Future Research

Concurrent Sourcing in Public Services: Theory, Evidence and Avenues for Future Research. Auteur : Simon Porcher Introduction: What is the best governance mode (i.e., hierarchy or the market) to provide public services? The choices of governance modes have been scrutinized by scholars in public management and public administration over the last several decades (Kettl, 1993;…

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Le Phénix renaîtra-t-il de ses cendres ? Réflexions sur le recours des collectivités territoriales aux marchés de partenariats public-privé

Numéro : 2018-3 Le Phénix renaîtra-t-il de ses cendres ? Réflexions sur le recours des collectivités territoriales aux marchés de partenariats public-privé Auteurs : Frédéric Marty et Stéphane Saussier Résumé: Les marchés de partenariats (PPP) ont été perçus, pendant une brève période, aux lendemains de la crise financière et aux prémices de la crise des dettes souveraines,…

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Réseaux de chauffage à distance, obligation de raccordement et principe de proportionnalité : Synthèse et optimisation

Numéro : 2018-2 Réseaux de chauffage à distance, obligation de raccordement et principe de proportionnalité : Synthèse et optimisation Auteurs : Laure Athias, Maéva Cousin, Pascal Wicht Résumé: Afin de lutter contre le réchauffement climatique, les pays développent des moyens de chauffage plus écologiques, parmi lesquels les réseaux de chauffage à distance, souvent alimentés par…

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Public versus Private management in Water Public Services: taking stock, looking ahead

Numéro : 2018-1 Public versus Private management in Water Public Services: taking stock, looking ahead Auteurs : Stéphane Saussier et Simon Porcher Résumé: Governments have largely turned to public-private partnerships (PPPs) to manage public services. Although it is difficult to analyze PPPs as discrete and alternative forms of public service organization, they all constitute some…

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