Technical Tools:

Tactical Approach to Combating Corruption

Dec 25, 2009 — Neil Boyle

Some say combating institutionalized corruption is a lost cause because of the impossibility of dealing with entrenched interests whose incomes depend on illegal sources. This view is unsupported by practical experience and research studies. Anti corruption studies to date have been flawed by the absence of an acceptable analytical framework. [A]TCE ...

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Pricing the Deal as a Quadruple Trade-off

Nov 21, 2009 — Neil Boyle

The pricing of deals is often a two dimensional (finance on technical) trade-off between price and a series of financial and technical considerations. Because these considerations are geared toward securing project revenue streams (cash flows) for the comfort of creditors, finance issues tend to dominate the contracting action. Securing lender comfort ...

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