On 7 September 2021 Sophie Prent defended her dissertation entitled ‘The reasonably contracting authority. On the interaction between EU public procurement law and Dutch law of obligations in tendering procedures’ at the VU Amsterdam. In this dissertation she tried to formulate an answer to the question what the role of Dutch law of obligations is in the relationship between a contracting authority that applies a European tendering procedure, and a participant in that procedure. The book can be ordered via the following link.
The Centre for Public Contract Law & Governance is an expert centre of Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam. It focuses on government contracts, public procurement, distributing scarcity, public-private legal relationships, semi-public entities, and distribution of responsibilities on the market.