Public-Private Partnership and Concessions in Serbia – Manual

Non-Fiction - Business/Finance
33 Pages
Reviewed on 07/18/2018
Buy on Amazon

This author participates in the Readers' Favorite Book Review Exchange Program, which is open to all authors and is completely free. Simply put, you agree to provide an honest review an author's book in exchange for the author doing the same for you. What sites your reviews are posted on (B&N, Amazon, etc.) and whether you send digital (eBook, PDF, Word, etc.) or hard copies of your books to each other for review is up to you. To begin, click the purple email icon to send this author a private email, and be sure to describe your book or include a link to your Readers' Favorite review page or Amazon page.

This author participates in the Readers' Favorite Book Donation Program, which was created to help nonprofit and charitable organizations (schools, libraries, convalescent homes, soldier donation programs, etc.) by providing them with free books and to help authors garner more exposure for their work. This author is willing to donate free copies of their book in exchange for reviews (if circumstances allow) and the knowledge that their book is being read and enjoyed. To begin, click the purple email icon to send this author a private email. Be sure to tell the author who you are, what organization you are with, how many books you need, how they will be used, and the number of reviews, if any, you would be able to provide.

Author Biography

Slavica Joković PhD, Doctor of Economics, Visiting Lecturer, Senior level economic policy advisor with extensive experience, with the internships of 6 months at the EUROPEAN COMMISSION as well as 3 months at the BANQUE INTERNATIONALE A LUXEMBOURG; specialized in the area of public procurement at International Training Centre of the ILO, Turin, Italy; Certified trainer in the field of public procurement in the Western Balkans and Turkey; Independent expert in public procurement policy with more than 10 years of relevant experience including: drafting amendments to the Public Procurement Law in Serbia and legislation proposals; providing consulting services to enterprises/bidders and contracting authorities, rules interpretation, EU rules governing public procurement, training delivery, such as Training of Trainers workshops on EU legislation on public procurement organized by the ITCILO, as well as workshops organized by TAIEX, seminars, conferences and workshops on national public procurement legislation; published 6 books and more than 60 articles by various international and local publishers; Member of the academic research network “Public Contracts in Legal Globalization”, Associate Member of the Procurement Law Academic Network - The PLAN Network, American Writers & Artists Inc. (AWAI) Member, Giveaway Prize Winner on Readers` Favorite 2017 International Book Award Contest for the eBook: ” WINNING PUBLIC PROCUREMENT CONTRACTS IN SERBIA- Manual”, 2017/Amazon Kindle Edition

    Book Review

Reviewed by K.C. Finn for Readers' Favorite

Public-Private Partnership and Concessions in Serbia – Manual is a primer for business written by author Slavica Joković, PhD. Aimed at both students and professionals working in industries which have public-private partnerships, this book focuses specifically on the law surrounding them in Serbia. Many topics are covered, including the specific definitions and principles as laid out by Serbian law, an explanation of the Public-Private Commission and the resolution of disputes and supervision. In addition to this, procedural elements are explained in full, including how procedures are initiated both with and without elements of concession, and the author offers an explanation of the contents of the public contract.

Public-Private Partnership and Concessions in Serbia – Manual is a well presented and well organized book from start to finish. Slavica Joković has arranged this book with clear chapter headings that separate elements out in a way that makes it easy to reference, especially if you are a student looking for a specific subject area to use in your work. I won’t pretend for a moment that I easily understand the complexities of this area of business and law, but the standard of English used to explain concepts was very concise and well constructed. I didn’t spot any obvious errors during my reading, and the piece speaks with a clear and neutral voice that makes it accessible for anyone wishing to learn more on the topic. Overall, Public-Private Partnership and Concessions in Serbia - Manual does exactly what it promises, and does it very well.