Publications in Russian



Achieving High Quality in the Work of Supreme Audit Institutions (SIGMA Paper No. 34, 2004)

Advertising (Policy Brief No. 6, SIGMA 2011)


Below Threshold Contracts (Policy Brief No. 15, SIGMA 2011)

Budgeting and Policy Making (SIGMA Paper No. 8, 1996)

Building a Civil Service System (F Cardona, SIGMA, 2002)


Central Bank Audit Practices (SIGMA Paper No. 24, 1998)

Central Public Procurement Structures and Capacity in Member States of the European Union (SIGMA Paper No. 40, 2007)

Central Purchasing Bodies (Policy Brief No. 20, SIGMA 2011)

Checklist for a General Law on Administrative Procedures (F Cardona, SIGMA, 2005)

Checklist on Law Drafting and Regulatory Management in Central and Eastern Europe (SIGMA Paper No. 15, 1997)

Citizens as Partners: Information, Consultation and Public Participation in Policy Making (PUMA Policy Brief No. 10, 2001)

Citizens as Partners - OECD Handbook on Information, Consultation and Public Participation in Policy Making (OECD/PUMA, 2001)

Civil Service Legislation: Checklist on Secondary Legislation (SIGMA Paper No. 14, 1997)

Civil Service Legislation Contents Checklist (SIGMA Paper No. 5, 1996)

Civil Service Pension Schemes (SIGMA Paper No. 10, 1997)

Concessions and PPPs (Policy Brief No. 18, SIGMA 2011)

Conflict-of-Interest Policies and Practices in Nine EU Member States: A Comparative Review (SIGMA Paper No. 36, 2005)

Contract Management (Policy Brief No. 22, SIGMA 2011)

Co-ordination at the Centre of Government: The Functions and Organisation of the Government Office (SIGMA Paper No. 35, 2004)


Defence Procurement (Policy Brief No. 23, SIGMA 2011)

The Draft Concept for a Financial Control System in the Russian Federation (OECD/SIGMA, 2001)

Drafting a Concept Paper on the Organisational Structure of the Executive's Public Administration (Francisco Cardona, SIGMA, 2008)


Economic Issues in Public Procurement (Policy Brief No. 2, SIGMA 2011)

E-Procurement (Policy Brief No. 17, SIGMA 2011)

Establishing Procurement Review Bodies (Policy Brief No. 25, SIGMA 2013)

European Principles for Public Administration (SIGMA Paper No. 27, 1999)


Framework Agreements (Policy Brief No. 19, SIGMA 2011)


Improving Policy Instruments through Impact Assessment (SIGMA Paper No. 31, 2001)

Incorporating Environmental Considerations into Procurement (Policy Brief No. 13, SIGMA 2011)

Incorporating Social Considerations into Procurement (Policy Brief No. 14, SIGMA 2011)


Liabilities and Discipline of Civil Servants (F Cardona, SIGMA, 2003)


Managing Public Expenditure: A Reference Book for Transition Countries (OECD/SIGMA, 2001)

Monitoring of Public Procurement (Policy Brief No. 27, SIGMA 2013)


Organising Central Public Procurement Functions (Policy Brief No. 26, SIGMA 2013)

Organising the Central State Administration: Policies & Instruments (SIGMA Paper No. 43, 2007)


Performance Measurement (Policy Brief No. 21, SIGMA 2011)

Political Advisors and Civil Servants in European Countries (SIGMA Paper No. 38, 2007)

Procurement by Utilities (Policy Brief No. 16, SIGMA 2011)

Procurement Tools (Policy Brief No. 11, SIGMA 2011)

Promoting Performance and Professionalism in the Public Service (SIGMA Paper No. 21, 1997)

Public Procurement in the EU: Legislative Framework, Basic Principles and Institutions (Policy Brief No. 1, SIGMA 2011)

Public Procurement Review and Remedies Systems in the European Union (SIGMA Paper No. 41, 2007)


Regulatory Management Capacities of Member States of the EU that Joined the Union on 1 May 2004 (SIGMA Paper No. 42, 2007)

Remedies (Policy Brief No. 12, SIGMA 2011)

The Role of Ministries in the Policy System: Policy Development, Monitoring and Evaluation (SIGMA Paper No. 39, 2007)


Scope of Civil Services in European Countries (F Cardona, SIGMA, Maastricht 13-14 November 2000)

Selecting Economic Operators (Policy Brief No. 7, SIGMA 2011)

Setting the Award Criteria (Policy Brief No. 8, SIGMA 2011)

Structural Elements for Recruitment in European Civil Service Systems (F Cardona, SIGMA, 1998)

Sustainability of Civil Service Reforms in Central and Eastern Europe Five Years After EU Accession (SIGMA Paper No. 44, 2009)


Tender Evaluation and Contract Award (Policy Brief No. 9, SIGMA 2011)

Top Management Service in Central Government: Introducing a System for the Higher Civil Service in Central and Eastern European Countries (SIGMA Paper No. 1, 1995)

Trends in Public Sector Pay: A Study of Nine OECD Countries 1985-1990 (OECD/PUMA, 1997)


Understanding the EU Financial Thresholds (Policy Brief No. 5, SIGMA 2011)

Use of Official Automatic Exclusion Lists in Public Procurement (Policy Brief No. 24, SIGMA 2013)


What are the Public Procurement Procedures and When Can They Be Used? (Policy Brief No. 10, SIGMA 2011)

What is a Contracting Authority? (Policy Brief No. 3, SIGMA 2011)

Which Contracts are Covered by the Procurement Directives? (Policy Brief No. 4, SIGMA 2011)