Collin D. Swan

George Washington University - Law School

Professorial Lecturer in Law

2000 H Street, N.W.

Washington, DC 20052

United States

Office of Suspension and Debarment, The World Bank

Counsel

1818 H Street, NW

Washington, DC 20433

United States

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Scholarly Papers (13)

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The WTO’s Revised Government Procurement Agreement - An Important Milestone Toward Greater Market Access and Transparency in Global Public Procurement Markets

The Government Contractor, Vol. 54, No. 1, p. 1, January 2012 , GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2012-7, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 2012-7
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 13 Jan 2012
World Trade Organization, George Washington University - Law School and George Washington University - Law School
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government procurement agreement, World Trade Organization, China, government contracts, transparency, market access

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Dead Contractors: The Un-Examined Effect of Surrogates on the Public’s Casualty Sensitivity

Journal of National Security Law & Policy, 2012, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 555, GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 555
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 01 May 2011 Last Revised: 10 Apr 2012
Steven L. Schooner and Collin D. Swan
George Washington University - Law School and George Washington University - Law School
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contractor fatalities, casualty sensitivity, public support for military operations, Defense Base Act, government contracts, public procurement, outsourcing, contracting out, Iraq, Afghanistan, transparency, accountability, private security

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Suing the Government as a 'Joint Employer' - Evolving Pathologies of the Blended Workforce

Government Contractor, Vol. 52, No. 39, p.341, October 2010, GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 517, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 517
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 21 Oct 2010 Last Revised: 31 May 2012
Steven L. Schooner and Collin D. Swan
George Washington University - Law School and George Washington University - Law School
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blended workforce, personal services contracts, outsourcing, Title VII, joint employer liability, employment discrimination, EEOC

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Contractors and the Ultimate Sacrifice

Service Contractor, p. 16, September 2010, GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 512, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 512
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 19 Sep 2010
Steven L. Schooner and Collin D. Swan
George Washington University - Law School and George Washington University - Law School
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Contractor Fatalities, Faces of the Fallen, Privatization, Outsourcing, Private Security, Government Contracts, Public Procurement

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Dead Letter Prohibitions and Policy Failures: Applying Government Ethics Standards to Personal Services Contractors

George Washington Law Review, Vol. 80, No. 2, February-March 2012, GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2012-3, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 2012-3
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 10 Jan 2012 Last Revised: 07 Mar 2012
Collin D. Swan
George Washington University - Law School
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blended workforce, personal services contracts, ethics, conflicts of interest, civil service, federal workforce, government contracts, acquisition

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Suspension and Debarment on the International Stage: Experiences in the World Bank's Sanctions System

(2016) 25 Public Procurement Law Review 61
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 09 Jun 2016 Last Revised: 27 Jun 2016
Pascale Dubois, Paul Ezzeddin and Collin D. Swan
World Bank - Office of Suspension & Debarment, World Bank and George Washington University - Law School
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suspension, debarment, sanctions, anti-corruption

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The 'Influence Peddler' Revisited: A Look at the Evolution of the U.S. Covenant against Contingent Fees in the Procurement Marketplace

The Government Contractor, Vol. 59, No. 8, March 1, 2017
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 04 Mar 2017
Collin D. Swan and Sati Harutyunyan
George Washington University - Law School and George Washington University - Law School
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Government Contracts, Public Procurement, Agents, Intermediaries, Fraud, Corruption, Contingent Fees

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Multilateral Development Banks in an Era of Procurement Reform: How Larger Development Goals are Shaping Revamped Approaches to Procurement

The Government Contractor, Vol. 58, No. 14, 2016
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 11 Apr 2016
Collin D. Swan and Sati Harutyunyan
George Washington University - Law School and George Washington University - Law School
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public procurement, government contracts, international procurement, contract management, contract administration, development goals, procurement reform

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Spot-On Contracting: Improving Transparency & Contractor Personnel Monitoring in Contingency Operations

Journal of Contract Management, p. 17, Summer 2012, GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2012-77, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 2012-77
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 25 Sep 2012
Collin D. Swan
George Washington University - Law School
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SPOT, military contractors, private security contractors, Iraq, Afghanistan, technology, monitoring, oversight, accountability, public procurement

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Risky Business: Does Debarring Poor Performers Mitigate Future Performance Risk?

Third International Conference on Public Procurement Law Africa, organized by the African Procurement Law Unit at Stellenbosch University (1-2 November, 2018)
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 11 Dec 2018
Collin D. Swan and Belita Manka
George Washington University - Law School and Legal Department, World Bank
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suspension, debarment, exclusion, blacklist, poor performance, past performance, procurement, government contracts

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Suspension and Debarment on the Rise: A Popular Enforcement Tool in the United States

International Bar Association Anti-Corruption Committee Newsletter, Vol. 7 No. 2 (Sept. 2015)
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 11 Apr 2016
Pascale Dubois, Collin D. Swan and Nathaniel Castellano
World Bank - Office of Suspension & Debarment, George Washington University - Law School and Arnold & Porter
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suspension and debarment, public procurement, government contracts, anti-corruption, exclusion, sanction, integrity

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Government Contracts and the Federal Circuit: A History of Judicial Remedies Against the Sovereign

Journal of the Federal Circuit Historical Society, Volume 8, 2014
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 20 Mar 2016
Collin D. Swan
George Washington University - Law School
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government contracts, federal circuit, sovereign remedies, jurisdiction, public procurement

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Lessons from Across the Pond: Comparable Approaches to Balancing Contractual Efficiency and Accountability in the U.S. Bid Protest and European Procurement Review Systems

Public Contract Law Journal, Vol. 43, No. 1, 2013
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 20 Mar 2016
Collin D. Swan
George Washington University - Law School
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public procurement, government contracts, bid protest, procurement review, efficiency, accountability, standstill