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Empirical analysis of municipal peculiarities influence on price outcomes of public purchases


  • Eremina, Anastasia

    (National Research University Higher School of Economics, Nizhny Novgorod, Russian Federation)

  • Zoroastrova, Irina

    (National Research University Higher School of Economics, Nizhny Novgorod, Russian Federation)

  • Maksimov, Andrey

    (National Research University Higher School of Economics, Nizhny Novgorod, Russian Federation)


Municipal contracts present an essential share of overall sum of purchases in the contract system of Russian Federation. The research agenda of authors focuses on the analysis of price outcomes of municipal purchases in some districts of Moscow region in the period of 2007–2011, aimed at revealing the factors influencing contract price by means of econometrics. As a result, differences in contract price formation, depending on district of Moscow region, are revealed

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  • Eremina, Anastasia & Zoroastrova, Irina & Maksimov, Andrey, 2018. "Empirical analysis of municipal peculiarities influence on price outcomes of public purchases," Applied Econometrics, Russian Presidential Academy of National Economy and Public Administration (RANEPA), vol. 51, pages 84-101.
  • Handle: RePEc:ris:apltrx:0350

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    public procurement; public purchases; oil-product market; frequency of interaction.;
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    JEL classification:

    • C21 - Mathematical and Quantitative Methods - - Single Equation Models; Single Variables - - - Cross-Sectional Models; Spatial Models; Treatment Effect Models
    • C51 - Mathematical and Quantitative Methods - - Econometric Modeling - - - Model Construction and Estimation
    • H57 - Public Economics - - National Government Expenditures and Related Policies - - - Procurement
    • L13 - Industrial Organization - - Market Structure, Firm Strategy, and Market Performance - - - Oligopoly and Other Imperfect Markets


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