Public Procurement Research Group
   
   
  

Public Procurement Research Group

The University of Nottingham's Public Procurement Research Group (PPRG) is a global leader in research and teaching on public procurement regulation. 

It is part of the School of Law at The University of Nottingham, which is consistently ranked amongst the leading law schools in the United Kingdom.

In the latest Research Excellence Framework, the school was rated 6th for both research intensity and research power out of 67 law schools.

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Full-time academic staff of the Group come from all over the world, with current staff hailing from China, Italy and Greece, as well as the UK.

Research projects span areas as diverse as EU and WTO procurement law, tied aid procurement, defence procurement, and developing country procurement reform, and the Group works closely with both national governments and international organisations.

The Director of the Group is Professor Sue Arrowsmith, and the Deputy Director is Dr Ping Wang.

 

Upcoming events

Regulating Award Criteria in EU Directives and Member States

Date
10 February 2017 (13:00-13:50)
Location:
B55, Law and Social Sciences Building
Description
Part of the Public Procurement Seminar Series.

Case Study of Procurement Issues Arising in a Public Private Partnership Project: a Practitioner's Perspective

Date
17 February 2017 (13:00-13:50)
Location:
B55, Law and Social Sciences Building
Description
Part of the Public Procurement Seminar Series.

The Revised WTO Agreement on Government Procurement (GPA): Systemic, Economic, Political and Social Implications

Date
10 March 2017 (13:00-13:50)
Location:
B55, Law and Social Sciences Building
Description
Part of the Public Procurement Seminar Series.

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Latest news

Sue Arrowsmith to deliver concluding remarks at the European Commission's workshop on professionalisation and public procurement

Description
Professor Sue Arrowsmith will be delivering the first element of the closing remarks at the European Commission's first workshop on professionalisation and public procurement which is to be held in Warsaw on Monday 12 December.
Date:
04 December 2016

Now available: video of Sue Arrowsmith's keynote presentation on changes to the supplier remedies rules

Description
Professor Sue Arrowsmith recently delivered the keynote presentation at the International Public Procurement Law in Africa conference.
Date:
01 December 2016

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The PPRG and its members are sponsored by:

 

The Achilles Group is the leading provider of supplier management information, delivering a wide range of procurement and business solutions to major companies around the globe. 

 

Public Procurement Research Group

School of Law
Law and Social Sciences Building
The University of Nottingham
University Park
Nottingham, NG7 2RD

telephone: +44 (0)115 951 5700