IRSPP

The International Research Study of Public Procurement (IRSPP) is a multi-national research study of Public Procurement practices and policies which develops international comparative procurement benchmarks and enhances the body of knowledge in government procurement.

IRSPP is a prestigious group of eminent procurement executives and researchers from centres of excellence in procurement around the world who are endeavouring to develop the procurement body of knowledge and the procurement profession.

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Research leaders

 
Christine Harland, PhD, is Professor, in Supply Management and Director of the Centre for Research in Strategic Purchasing and Supply at the University of Bath School of Management UK. Her research interest is supply strategy, and how public procurement can be used as a lever for government reform. Christine Harland
Christine Harland
Jan Telgen, PhD, is Professor of Applied Operations Research and the NEVI Professor of Purchasing Management at the University of Twente, Enschede, the Netherlands.  In addition, he is a partner with the consulting firm Significant and president of the Netherlands Platform for Public Procurement. Jan Telgen
Jan Telgen

Khi V. Thai
, PhD, is Director of the School of Public Administration, and former Director of the Public Procurement Research Center, Florida Atlantic University.  His current research interests include public budgeting, accounting and public procurement.
Khi V. Thai
Khi V. Thai

Guy Callender
PhD, is Foundation Chair and Professor of Strategic Procurement at Curtin University of Technology, Perth Australia.  His research interests are (in) strategic procurement, public sector reform and business intelligence.
Guy Callender

Rick Grimm
, CPPO, CPPB has served the National Institute of Governmental Purchasing (NIGP) as its Chief Executive Officer since 1998 and is currently past President of the International Federation of Purchasing and Supply Management (IFPSM).
 
Rick Grimm
Rick Grimm

 
Last updated July 9 2011 PFM