Financing Public Investments Between budgetary and legal limitations and the public interest imperative contract no. 39/29.04.2013, project PN-II-RU-PD-2012-3-0103

Project Status

05 November 2015
synthetic final scientific report 2015 download pdf format

30 October 2015
the Project closed

23 October 2015
participation of Project Leader at the Conference „The Reform of the State. Public administration institutions, procedures, resources”, organised by the Centre of Public Law SNSPA, with the contribution „The Role of Risk in the Concession Contract”.

24 April 2015
participation of Project Leader at the Conference „Creditors versus Debtors. The Hexagon’s perspective”, organised in Cluj-Napoca by the Faculty of Law of the Babeș-Bolyai University and Association Henri Capitant, with the contribution „Hard to pay: legal impediments to payments made from public funds”.

05 December 2014
Synthetic intermediate scientific report 2014 - download pdf format

05 December 2014
participation of Project Leader at the Conference „the New European Directives on Public Procurement and Concessions”, held in Bucharest on December 5, 2014, with the intervention „Concession or public procurement – identifying the legal nature of the contract”. The article was accepted for publication in the Public-Private Partnership Romanian Law Review issue 12/2014, a BDI (EBSCO) indexed legal journal.

25 October 2014
Participation of Project Leader at the International Conference „The application of articles 101 and 102 TFEU at national level”, organised by the Faculty of Law, University of Bucharest and the Romanian Competition Council, with the contribution „Public Investments and Application of Articles 101 and 102 TFUE”

24 October 2014
Participation of Project Leader at the conference „Public Administration in Times of Crisis”, organised by the Centre of Public Law SNSPA, with the contribution „Legislative Measures for Reducing Arrears: the Law May Ignore the Contracts?”

05 December 2013
Scientific report 2013 - download pdf format

08 November 2013
Participation of Project Leader at the Conference „Public Administration Between Missions and Budgetary Constraints. Legal and Managerial Dimensions”, organised by the Centre of Public Law SNSPA with the contribution „The Role of the Concession Contract in the Financing of Public Investment” and submission of paper for the conference proceedings volume

31 October 2013
Participation of Project Leader to the Conference AUB – SAS “Public Administration – Current Tendencies” with the contribution “Private Financing of Public Investments – Are Legal Limitations Enough to Protect the Public Interest?” and submission of paper for the conference proceedings volume.

1 May 2013
Project started The research plan for this year comprises mainly the review of relevant legal literature – both Romanian and international. Further to this review and analysis, we planned participation to conferences for dissemination of preliminary findings and research hypothesis as well as writing at least an article presenting such findings and hypothesis.

Publication of intermediary research results

  1. Limitations to the acquisition by the state of special rights in a project company, Bucharest University Yearbook– Law Series II/2013
  2. The incidence of budget discipline norms in the public-private partnership, Public-Private Partnership Romanian Law Review 7/2013
  3. Private Financing of Public Investments – Are Legal Limitations Enough to Protect the Public Interest? - Bucharest University Yearbook – Administrative Sciences Series I/2013
  4. The Role of the Concession Contract in the Financing of Public Investment – conference proceedings volume „Public Administration between Missions and Budgetary Constraints. Legal and Managerial Dimensions”, Wolters Kluwer, 2013
  5. The general framework of amending the public-private partnership contract, Public-Private Partnership Romanian Law Review 9/2014
  6. Legislative Measures for Reducing Arrears: the Law May Ignore the Contracts? – Conference proceedings volume „Public Administration in Times of Crisis”, Wolters Kluwer 2014
  7. Public Investments and Application of Articles 101 and 102 TFUE – conference proceedings volume The application of articles 101 and 102 TFEU at national level, to be published in 2015
  8. „Concession or public procurement – identifying the legal nature of the contract”, accepted for publication in the Public-Private Partnership Romanian Law Review issue 12/2014, a BDI (EBSCO) indexed legal journal
  9. „Establishing the Duration of the Public-Private Partnership Contract”, in Romanian Public-Private Partnership Law Review issue 13/2015
  10. „Hard to pay: legal impediments to payments made from public funds”, in the conference proceedings „Creditors versus Debtors. The Hexagon’s perspective”, Universul Juridic 2015
  11. „A Legal Definition for Public Investments”, in Yearbook of the Bucharest University – Law Series issue 1/2015
  12. „The Role of Risk in the Concession Contract” in the conference proceedings „The Reform of the State. Public administration institutions, procedures, resources”, forthcoming 2016.

This research project is supported by a grant of the Romanian Ministry of Education, CNCS-UEFISCDI, project number PN-II-RU-PD-2012-3-0103

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