Christopher R. Yukins

George Washington University - Law School

Professor of Government Procurement Law

2000 H Street, N.W.

Washington, DC 20052

United States

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Scholarly Papers (45)

1.

Suspension and Debarment: Emerging Issues in Law and Policy

Public Procurement Law Review, Vol. 13, 2004
Number of pages: 79 Posted: 12 May 2004
George Washington University - Law School, United States Senator, Crowell & Moring LLP-Washington, DC, Department of the Air Force, Project on Government Oversight, Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson LLP, Smith, Pachter, McWhorter & Allen, P.L.C., Mayer, Brown, Rowe & Maw LLP - Washington DC Office, George Washington University - Law School, U.S. Army Litigation Center - Contract Appeals Division and Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson LLP
Downloads 1,408 (9,451)

Abstract:

contractor disqualification, suspension, debarment, public procurement, corruption, oversight

2.

Understanding the Current Wave of Procurement Reform - Devolution of the Contracting Function

Government Contractor, Vol. 47, No. 22, June 2005, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 150, GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 150
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 14 Jun 2005
Christopher R. Yukins
George Washington University - Law School
Downloads 812 (22,160)

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3.

Emerging Policy and Practice Issues (2005)

West Government Contracts Year in Review Conference (Covering 2005), GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 193, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 193
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 28 Feb 2006
Steven L. Schooner and Christopher R. Yukins
George Washington University - Law School and George Washington University - Law School
Downloads 808 (23,466)

Abstract:

government contracts, public procurement, acquisition workforce, outsourcing, centralized purchasing, reverse auctions, conflicts of interest

4.

Emerging Policy and Practice Issues (2004)

West Government Contracts Year in Review Conference (Covering 2004), GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 125, GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 125
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 07 Feb 2005 Last Revised: 29 May 2012
Steven L. Schooner and Christopher R. Yukins
George Washington University - Law School and George Washington University - Law School
Downloads 797 (23,933)

Abstract:

government procurement, compliance, reverse auctions

5.

Commentary on the Acquisition Workforce

Government Contractor, Vol. 47, Nos. 203 & 204, 2005, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 147, GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 147
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 06 May 2005
Steven L. Schooner and Christopher R. Yukins
George Washington University - Law School and George Washington University - Law School
Downloads 778 (24,193)

Abstract:

public procurement, acquisition workforce, strategic sourcing, federal procurement policy

6.

Public Procurement: Focus on People, Value for Money and Systemic Integrity, Not Protectionism

THE COLLAPSE OF GLOBAL TRADE, MURKY PROTECTIONISM, AND THE CRISIS: RECOMMENDATIONS FOR THE G20, Chapter 17, Richard Baldwin and Simon Evenett, eds., A VoxEU.org Publication, GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 460, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 460
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 11 Mar 2009
Steven L. Schooner and Christopher R. Yukins
George Washington University - Law School and George Washington University - Law School
Downloads 716 (22,760)

Abstract:

public procurement, government contracts, World Trade Organization, Government Procurement Agreement, acquisition workforce, stimulus, protectionism, Buy American

7.

Model Behaviour? Anecdotal Evidence of Tension between Evolving Commercial Public Procurement Practices and Trade Policy

International Trade Law and Regulation, Vol. 9, 2003
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 07 Nov 2002
Steven L. Schooner and Christopher R. Yukins
George Washington University - Law School and George Washington University - Law School
Downloads 622 (32,561)
Citation 1

Abstract:

public procurement, commercial purchasing, government procurement agreement, world trade organization (WTO), transparency, competition

8.

Emerging Policy and Practice Issues (2006)

GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 250, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 250, West Government Contracts Year in Review Conference, 2006
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 13 Mar 2007 Last Revised: 08 Mar 2011
Steven L. Schooner and Christopher R. Yukins
George Washington University - Law School and George Washington University - Law School
Downloads 608 (34,360)

Abstract:

acquisition workforce, acquisition advisory panel, interagency contracting, government procurement, procurement data, competitive sourcing

9.

UNCITRAL Considers Electronic Reverse Auctions, as Comparative Public Procurement Comes of Age in the U.S.

Public Procurement Law Review, 2005
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 27 Apr 2005
Christopher R. Yukins and Don Wallace Jr.
George Washington University - Law School and Georgetown University Law Center
Downloads 526 (39,489)

Abstract:

Electronic reverse auctions, UNCITRAL, model procurement law, comparative public procurement, abnormally low bids, unrealistic pricing

10.

Procurement Reform in the Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2007 - A Creature of Compromise, Pointing the Way to Future Debates

Government Contractor, Vol. 48, No. 38, October 2006, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 229, GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 229
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 20 Oct 2006
Christopher R. Yukins
George Washington University - Law School
Downloads 480 (46,512)

Abstract:

National Defense Authorization Act , procurement reform, lead systems integrators, Berry Amendment, commercial contractors, GAO

11.

International Public Procurement Developments in 2008; Public Procurement in a World Economic Crisis

West Government Contracts Year in Review Conference (Covering 2008) , GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 458, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 458
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 11 Mar 2009
Robert D. Anderson and Christopher R. Yukins
World Trade Organization and George Washington University - Law School
Downloads 479 (45,123)

Abstract:

government contracts, international public procurement, World Trade Organization, Government Procurement Agreement, protectionism, international trade, stimulus spending

12.

Making Federal Information Technology Accessible: A Case Study in Social Policy and Procurement

Public Contract Law Journal, Vol. 34, 2004
Number of pages: 85 Posted: 17 Apr 2004
Christopher R. Yukins
George Washington University - Law School
Downloads 456 (47,023)

Abstract:

Federal procurement, information technology, accessibility, disability, handicap, socioeconomic

13.

Integrating Integrity and Procurement: The United Nations Convention Against Corruption and the UNCITRAL Model Procurement Law

Public Contract Law Journal, Vol. 36, No. 3, 2007 , GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 282, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 282
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 26 Jun 2007
Christopher R. Yukins
George Washington University - Law School
Downloads 445 (45,022)

Abstract:

UNCITRAL Model Procurement Law, Corruption, competition, integrity, transparency

14.

Incrementalism: Eroding the Impediments to a Global Public Procurement Market

Georgetown Journal of International Law, Vol. 38, p. 529-576, 2007, GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 320, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 320
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 24 Jul 2007 Last Revised: 27 Sep 2012
Christopher R. Yukins and Steven L. Schooner
George Washington University - Law School and George Washington University - Law School
Downloads 397 (51,608)

Abstract:

public procurement, domestic preferences, globalization, World Trade Organization, Government Procurement Agreement, Berry Amendment, information technology, framework agreements, interagency contracting

15.

Tempering 'Buy American' in the Recovery Act - Steering Clear of a Trade War

Government Contractor, Vol. 51, No. 10, 2009 , GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 462, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 462
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 12 Mar 2009
Steven L. Schooner and Christopher R. Yukins
George Washington University - Law School and George Washington University - Law School
Downloads 387 (58,994)

Abstract:

Buy American, World Trade Organization, Government Procurement Agreement, Recovery Act, Federal Acquisition Regulations, Protectionism

16.

A Versatile Prism: Assessing Procurement Law Through the Principal-Agent Model

Public Contract Law Journal, Vol. 40, No. 1, p. 63, Fall 2010, GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 533, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 533
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 06 Mar 2011
Christopher R. Yukins
George Washington University - Law School
Downloads 383 (45,804)

Abstract:

government contracts, public procurement, public policy, principal-agent theory, conflicts of interest

17.

Barriers to International Trade in Procurement after the Economic Crisis, Part II: Opening International Procurement Markets: Unfinished Business

GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 530, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 530, West Government Contracts Year in Review Conference (Covering 2010)
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 02 Mar 2011 Last Revised: 03 Mar 2011
Christopher R. Yukins
George Washington University - Law School
Downloads 378 (54,237)

Abstract:

government contracts, international public procurement, World Trade Organization, Government Procurement Agreement, protectionism, international trade, China, India

18.

UNCITRAL Model Law: Reforming Electronic Procurement, Reverse Auctions, and Framework Contracts

The Procurement Lawyer, Vol. 40, No. 2, Winter 2005
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 26 Apr 2005
Don Wallace Jr., Christopher R. Yukins and Jason Matechak
Georgetown University Law Center, George Washington University - Law School and Reed Smith LLP
Downloads 371 (62,147)
Citation 1

Abstract:

UNCITRAL, Model Procurement Law, developing nations

19.

Katrina's Continuing Impact on Procurement - Emergency Procurement Powers in H.R. 3766

Government Contractor, Vol. 47, No. 35, par. 397, September 21, 2005, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 162, GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 162
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 27 Sep 2005 Last Revised: 31 May 2012
Christopher R. Yukins and Joshua I. Schwartz
George Washington University - Law School and The George Washington University Law School
Downloads 364 (65,106)

Abstract:

public procurement, emergency procurement, federal procurement policy

20.

A Case Study in Comparative Procurement Law: Assessing UNCITRAL's Lessons for U.S. Procurement

Public Contract Law Journal, Vol. 35, No. 3, Spring 2006, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 211, GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 211
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 19 Jun 2006
Christopher R. Yukins
George Washington University - Law School
Downloads 360 (63,275)

Abstract:

procurement, electronic communications, reform, UNCITRAL, reverse auctions

21.

International Procurement (On 2005 Developments)

International Lawyer, Vol. 40, No. 2, Summer 2006, GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 207, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 207, Georgetown Public Law Research Paper No. 903423
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 19 May 2006
George Washington University - Law School, Reed Smith LLP, Georgetown University Law Center and U.S. Agency for International Development
Downloads 324 (73,510)

Abstract:

Procurement, UNCITRAL, OECD, Trade Argeement Act

22.

The European Defense Procurement Directive: An American Perspective

The Government Contractor, Vol. 51, No. 41, November 2009, GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 480, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 480
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 11 Nov 2009
Christopher R. Yukins
George Washington University - Law School
Downloads 279 (84,737)

Abstract:

public procurement, international trade, government contracts, international public procurement, European defense directive, transatlantic defense

23.

Hurricane Katrina's Tangled Impact on U.S. Procurement

GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 161, GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 161, Government Contractor, Vol. 47, No. 34, September 14, 2005
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 02 Oct 2005
Christopher R. Yukins
George Washington University - Law School
Downloads 244 (100,430)

Abstract:

Public procurement, acquisition workforce, strategic sourcing, federal procurement policy

24.

The Draft OCI Rule - New Directions and the History of Fear

The Government Contractor, Vol. 53, No. 18, May 4, 2011, GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 557, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 557
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 06 May 2011 Last Revised: 10 Oct 2012
Christopher R. Yukins
George Washington University - Law School
Downloads 238 (103,880)

Abstract:

Organizational Conflict of Interests, federal procurement, Office of Federal Procurement Policy, FAR Councils, European procurement directives, WTO Government Procurement Agreement

25.

Policy & Legal Frameworks for Opening the Chinese Procurement Markets

West Government Contracts Year in Review Conference - Covering 2007 , GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 407
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 25 May 2008
Christopher R. Yukins and Robert D. Anderson
George Washington University - Law School and World Trade Organization
Downloads 216 (109,899)

Abstract:

public procurement, World Trade Organization, Government Procurement Agreement, accession, China, bid protest, trade, market access

26.

Opening Procurement Markets Internationally: An Update, and the Road Ahead

West Government Contracts Year in Review Conference (Covering 2011), Thomson Reuters, 2012 , GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2012-32, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 2012-32
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 09 Apr 2012
Christopher R. Yukins and Robert D. Anderson
George Washington University - Law School and World Trade Organization
Downloads 210 (94,579)

Abstract:

Government Contracts, Public Procurement, International Trade, World Trade Organization, Government Procurement Agreement

27.

The Defense Authorization Act for FY 2011 - A Bounded Step Forward for Acquisition Reform

The Government Contractor, Vol. 48, No. 34, 2011, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 521, GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 521
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 14 Jan 2011 Last Revised: 10 Oct 2012
Christopher R. Yukins and Kristen E. Ittig
George Washington University - Law School and Arnold & Porter
Downloads 205 (120,659)

Abstract:

Defense Authorization Act, acquisition reform, Title VII, Don’t Ask Don’t Tell, procurement law, procurement reform

28.

Feature Comment: Enhancing Integrity - Aligning Proposed Contractor Compliance Requirements with Broader Advances in Corporate Compliance

Government Contractor, Vol. 49, p. 166, April 25, 2007, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 264, GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 264
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 01 May 2007
Christopher R. Yukins
George Washington University - Law School
Downloads 162 (144,157)

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29.

The European Procurement Directives and The Transatlantic Trade & Investment Partnership (T-TIP): Advancing U.S. - European Trade and Cooperation in Procurement

GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 2014-15, GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 204-15
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 06 May 2014 Last Revised: 08 May 2014
Christopher R. Yukins
George Washington University - Law School
Downloads 159 (121,782)

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30.

Assessing the World Bank’s Proposed Revision of Its Procurement Guidelines

The Government Contractor, Vol. 52, No. 21, May 2010, GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 507, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 507
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 28 May 2010 Last Revised: 13 Jul 2010
Eli Whitney Debevoise and Christopher R. Yukins
affiliation not provided to SSRN and George Washington University - Law School
Downloads 159 (141,976)

Abstract:

procurement, World Bank, corruption, international development, international financing, procurement guidelines, guideline revisions

31.

Breaking the Impasse in the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) Negotiations: Rethinking Priorities in Procurement

The Government Contractor, Vol. 56, No. 27/July 23, 2014, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 2014-36, GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2014-36
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 27 Jul 2014 Last Revised: 05 Aug 2014
Christopher R. Yukins and Hans-Joachim Priess
George Washington University - Law School and Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer - Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP
Downloads 152 (126,935)

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32.

Feature Comment: Considering the Effects of Public Procurement Regulations on Competitive Markets

Government Contractor, Vol. 55, No. 9, March 2013, GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2013-44, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 2013-44
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 10 Mar 2013
Christopher R. Yukins and Jose A. Cora
George Washington University - Law School and Government of the United States of America - Judge Advocate General's Corps
Downloads 139 (150,339)

Abstract:

suspension, debarment, cross-debarment, World Bank, corruption, anti-corruption

33.

Cross-Debarment: A Stakeholder Analysis

George Washington International Law Review, Vol. 45, 2013, GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2013-112, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 2013-112
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 26 Aug 2013
Christopher R. Yukins
George Washington University - Law School
Downloads 123 (147,221)

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34.

Public Procurement Law: Key International Developments in 2014 — Part I: An American Perspective on the New European Public Procurement Directives

West Government Contracts Year in Review Conference Covering 2014 Conference Briefs, Thomson Reuters, 2015, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper Forthcoming Paper No. 2015-3, GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2015-3
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 03 Mar 2015
Christopher R. Yukins
George Washington University - Law School
Downloads 109 (121,199)

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35.

Rethinking the World Bank's Sanctions System

55 The Government Contractor, No. 42, 355 (November 2013), GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2013-132, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 2013-132
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 21 Nov 2013
Christopher R. Yukins
George Washington University - Law School
Downloads 96 (186,272)

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36.

Congress Considers Procurement Preferences for Medium- Sized Businesses, Though Concerns Persist Regarding International Trade Obligations

The Government Contractor, Vol. 53, No. 37, 2011, GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 589, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 589
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 07 Oct 2011
Christopher R. Yukins and Avi M. Baldinger
George Washington University - Law School and Arnold & Porter
Downloads 94 (223,298)

Abstract:

SMEs, Procurement, Socioeconomic Preferences, International Trade, Government Contracts, Small Business, Disadvantaged Business

37.

Feature Comment: U.S. Contractor Compliance Rules are Likely to Expand

Government Contractor, Vol. 50, Para. 147, April 23, 2008, GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 404, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 404
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 09 Mar 2011
Christopher R. Yukins
George Washington University - Law School
Downloads 91 (223,298)

Abstract:

contractors, compliance systems

38.

ABA SIL International Procurement Committee Year in Review 2007

International Lawyer, Vol. 42, No. 2, Summer 2008, GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 439, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 439
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 08 Sep 2008 Last Revised: 12 Sep 2008
Paul Lalonde, Christopher R. Yukins, Don Wallace Jr. and Jason Matechak
Heenan Blaikie LLP, George Washington University - Law School, Georgetown University Law Center and Reed Smith LLP
Downloads 74 (261,371)

Abstract:

international procurement, UNCITRAL, corruption in procurement, Voluntary Disclosure Program

39.

Steps for Integrity in Public Contracts

Gabriella M. Racca - Christopher R. Yukins (ed. by), Integrity and Efficiency in Sustainable Public Contracts. Balancing Corruption Concerns in Public Procurement Internationally, Bruxelles, Bruylant, 2014
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 27 Feb 2015
Gabriella M. Racca and Christopher R. Yukins
University of Turin - Department of Management and George Washington University - Law School
Downloads 55 (138,554)

Abstract:

Public contracts, Integrity, Efficiency, Transparency, Corruption

40.

Mandatory Disclosure: A Case Study in How Anti-Corruption Measures Can Affect Competition in Defense Markets

“Ethical Dilemmas in the Global Defense Industry Conference,” Center for Ethics and the Rule of Law, University of Pennsylvania Law School, April 2015, Forthcoming, GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2015-14, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 2015-14,
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 03 May 2015 Last Revised: 01 Jul 2017
Christopher R. Yukins
George Washington University - Law School
Downloads 20 (298,770)

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41.

The Trump Administration’s Policy Options in International Procurement

2016 West Gov. Contracts Year in Rev. Sess. 2-I (Feb. 2017), GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 2017-8, GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2017-8
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 03 Mar 2017
Christopher R. Yukins
George Washington University - Law School
Downloads 0 (369,935)

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42.

Assessing Brexit's Potential Impact on Procurement

The Government Contractor, Vol. 58, No. 25 , GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2016-27, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 2016-27
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 01 Jul 2016 Last Revised: 09 Jul 2016
Christopher R. Yukins
George Washington University - Law School
Downloads 0 (185,145)

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43.

GPA Accession: Lessons Learned on the Strengths and Weaknesses of the WTO Government Procurement Agreement

7 Trade Law & Development Journal 89 (India 2015), GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 2015-64, GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2015-64
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 20 Mar 2016
Christopher R. Yukins and Johannes S Schnitzer
George Washington University - Law School and Schnitzer Law Offices
Downloads 0 (253,623)

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44.

International Procurement Developments in 2015: Structural Reforms to International Procurement Laws

West Government Contracts Year in Review Conference Covering 2015 Conference Briefs, Thomson Reuters, 2016, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 2016-6, GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2016-6
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 20 Mar 2016
Christopher R. Yukins and Hans-Joachim Priess
George Washington University - Law School and Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer - Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP
Downloads 0 (232,732)

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45.

Anti-Corruption Strategies of Public Procurement in Bhutan

Number of pages: 11 Posted: 01 Oct 2015 Last Revised: 02 Oct 2015
Kelzang Jigme, Christopher R. Yukins and Max Kaiser Aranda
Anti-Corruption Commission of Bhutan, George Washington University - Law School and Instituto Tecnológico Autónomo de México (ITAM)
Downloads 0 (316,960)

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