Ryan Hawthorne and Genna Robb provided a three-day training course on economic regulation in the telecommunications sector to regulators and other stakeholders from the East African region.
Competition assessment of public procurement in Zambia for the World Bank and Competition and Consumer Protection Commission of Zambia, 2017
The World Bank appointed Acacia Economics to assist the Competition and Consumer Protection Commission in Zambia in relation to assessing the competitiveness of public procurement processes and screening for anti-competitive conduct in public procurement. This included an analysis of the alignment of public procurement law and processes with competition legislation and principles, as well as examination of the types of data and analysis which can be used to screen for collusion in public procurement. We also conducted a case study where data was collected and a screening exercise conducted for one sector.