Corruption in Public Procurement in Lesotho

  title={Corruption in Public Procurement in Lesotho},
  author={Thato Toeba},
  journal={Law and Development Review},
  pages={397 - 431}
  • Thato Toeba
  • Published 2018
  • Economics
  • Law and Development Review
Abstract Public procurement refers to the acquisition of goods and services by government in order to facilitate the efficient operationalisation of the state machinery. Public procurement however extends beyond transactions to acquire commodities to “the relationship between the state and its suppliers, and between the state and the commodity transaction”. Global political hierarchies, with affluent democracies at the apex, play a dominant role in how states like Lesotho, with little political… Expand