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Topic 1: Strategy and Policy
Element 1: Procurement Strategy Development

“Strategic Procurement Management: Concepts and Cases” by Richard Lamming, 2021. 

“The Procurement Value Proposition: The Rise of Supply Management” by Gerard Chick and Robert Handfield, 2014. 

“Advanced Procurement Strategies and Practices” by Christine Harland, Jan Telgen, and Katri Karjalainen, 2019. 

“Public Procurement: International Cases and Commentary” edited by Louise Knight and Christine Harland, 2007. 

“Global Logistics and Supply Chain Management” by John Mangan, Chandra Lalwani, and Tim Butcher, 2022. 

“Sustainable Procurement: From Theory to Implementation” by Lydia Bals and Wendy Tate, 2015. 

“Innovations in Procurement Management” by Michael Essig, Erik Hofmann, and Martin Schleper, 2020. 

“Procurement 4.0 and the Fourth Industrial Revolution: The Opportunities and Challenges of a Digital World” by Christoph Bode and Stephan M. Wagner, Journal of Business Logistics, 2019. 

“The Role of Procurement in Strategic Sourcing and Supply Chain Management” by Craig R. Carter and Lutz Kaufmann, International Journal of Procurement Management, 2007. 

“The Impact of Digitalization on Procurement and Supply Chains: Mitigating the Risks of Global Disruptions” by Tobias Schoenherr and V. M. Rao Tummala, Journal of Purchasing and Supply Management, 2021.

element 2: Policy Compliance

“Strategic Procurement in Construction: Towards Better Practice in the Management of Construction Supply Chains” by D. Cox and B. Townsend, 1998. 

“Public Procurement and Contract Administration: A Brief Introduction” by L. Knight, 2016. 

“Governance in Public Procurement: Transparency and the Role of Civil Society” by O. Ambe and J. Badenhorst-Weiss, 2012, Journal of Transport and Supply Chain Management. 

“The Handbook of Public Procurement Law” by R. Caranta, M. Trybus, and G. Edelstam, Editors, 2017. 

“Global Standards for Public Procurement: Compliance and Integrity for the World Market” by S. Yukins and G. Piga, Editors, 2019. 

“Procurement Principles and Management” by P. Baily, D. Farmer, B. Crocker, D. Jessop, and D. Jones, 10th Edition, 2015. 

“The Impact of EU Public Procurement Law on Governance Structures” by S. Treumer and M. Comba, Editors, 2018. 

“Sustainable Procurement: From Principles to Practice” by A. Erridge, 2007, International Journal of Public Sector Management. 

“Innovations in Public Procurement and Contracting” by K.V. Thai, Editor, 2020. 

“Compliance in Multilateral Procurement Regimes: The WTO Agreement on Government Procurement” by G. Heuninckx, 2016. 

element 3: Stakeholder Engagement:

“Strategic Procurement in Construction: Towards Better Practice in the Management of Construction Supply Chains” by Andrew Cox, 1998. 

“Public Procurement and Innovation: The Role of Stakeholders” by Charles Edquist, Nicholas S. Vonortas, Jon M. Zabala-Iturriagagoitia, and Jakob Edler, 2015. 

“Stakeholder Engagement: Practices and Benchmarking in Australian Government and Business” by Sara Bice, 2013. 

“The Handbook of Logistics and Distribution Management: Understanding the Supply Chain” by Alan Rushton, Phil Croucher, and Peter Baker, 2017. (While not exclusively about procurement governance, this book contains relevant sections on stakeholder engagement within the context of supply chain management.) 

“Procurement Systems: A Cross-Industry Project Management Perspective” by Derek Walker and Steve Rowlinson, 2008. 

“Sustainable Procurement: From Principles to Practice” by Anastasia O’Rourke, Joanne Meehan, and Helen Walker, 2016.  

“Engaging Stakeholders in Education for Sustainable Development at University Level” edited by Walter Leal Filho, Luciana Brandli, Paula Castro, and Julie Newman, 2015. (Though focused on education, this book offers insights into stakeholder engagement strategies that can be applied in other contexts, including procurement governance.) 

“Governance and Stakeholders in Public Procurement” by Khi V. Thai, 2009.  

“Stakeholder Theory: The State of the Art” by R. Edward Freeman, Jeffrey S. Harrison, Andrew C. Wicks, Bidhan L. Parmar, and Simone de Colle, 2010. (Provides foundational knowledge on stakeholder theory that is applicable to procurement governance.) 

“Effective Stakeholder Engagement in Public Procurement: A Guide for Practitioners” by Louise Knight and Christine Harland, 2005.

element 4: Market Analysis

“Strategic Procurement in the Public Sector: A Mask for Financial and Administrative Policy” by Richard Callender, 2019. 

“Market Analysis for Procurement Professionals: Understanding Risk and Leveraging Opportunities” by John M. Shaw, 2017. 

“Procurement Governance and Public Sector Efficiency: A Comparative Analysis” by Helen Walker and Louise Knight, 2020. 

“The Role of Market Analysis in Enhancing Procurement Performance” by Marko Cabral, 2018. 

“Advanced Strategies in Public Procurement: Managing Risk and Optimising Performance” by Khi V. Thai, 2021. 

“Sustainable Procurement: From Basic Principles to Advanced Practices” by Lydia Bals and Wendy Tate, 2016. 

“Global Market Analysis for the Public Sector: Strategies and Technologies” by David B. Yoffie and Michael A. Cusumano, 2022. 

“Data-Driven Procurement: A Guide to Effective Market Analysis” by Albert Sanchez Graells, 2018. 

“Innovative Procurement Techniques: Working with the Market” by Christine Harland, et al., 2015. 

“Public Procurement Policy and Governance: Balancing Social, Environmental, and Economic Value” by Gustavo Piga and Katrien Steenmans, 2019. 

element 5: Sustainability and Social Responsibility:

Sustainable Procurement: From Principles to Practice – Quentin Leiper, 2018 

The Handbook of Sustainable Procurement Practices – Jennifer Hawkins and Roberta K. Randall, 2020 

Corporate Social Responsibility and Sustainable Procurement – Mark S. Frey, 2019 

Green and Social Procurement Strategies: A Sustainability Roadmap – Clara Carter, 2021 

Sustainability in Supply Chain Management: Case Studies and Lessons from Asia – Amrik S. Sohal and Prajogo Daniel, 2017 

Procurement Governance and Sustainability: Outcomes and Efficiency – Linda Svensson and Johan Magnusson, 2016 

Responsible Supply Chain Management: Ethical and Environmental Considerations in Procurement – Fiona Marsh, 2022 

Sustainable Procurement in Practice: Lessons from the Field – Edited by Peter Jones and David Walker, 2018 

Sustainability and Social Responsibility in Procurement: A Global Perspective – Edited by Gabriela Fernandez and Anita Lun, 2019 

The Role of Procurement in Corporate Social Responsibility and Sustainability – Neil G. Robertson, 2021 

Element 1: Procurement Process Management

“Public Procurement and Contract Administration: A Brief Introduction” by Jorge A. Lynch, 2018. 

“Strategic Procurement in Construction: Towards Better Practice in the Management of Construction Supply Chains” by Andrew Cox, Chris Lonsdale, Joe Sanderson, and Glyn Watson, 1998. 

“The Procurement Value Proposition: The Rise of Supply Management” by Gerard Chick and Robert Handfield, 2014. 

“Governance and Governmentality in Procurement: The Case of Public Procurement” by Louise Knight and Christine Harland, in “International Journal of Public Sector Management”, 2005. 

“Sustainable Procurement: From Theory to Practice” by Lydia Bals and Wendy Tate (Eds.), 2015. 

“The Handbook of Logistics and Distribution Management: Understanding the Supply Chain” by Alan Rushton, Phil Croucher, and Peter Baker, 2017. (While not solely focused on procurement, this book contains relevant sections on procurement strategies within supply chain management.) 

“Procurement 20/20: Supply Entrepreneurship in a Changing World” by Peter Spiller, Nicolas Reinecke, Drew Ungerman, and Henrique Teixeira, 2014. 

“Advanced Procurement Practices and Management for the Construction Industry” by Stephen Pryke, 2012. 

“E-Procurement in Emerging Economies: Theory and Cases” by Tunde Tatrai, in “International Journal of Procurement Management”, 2013. 

“Managing Risk in Procurement and Supply” by Nigel Slack and Alistair Brandon-Jones, in “International Journal of Operations & Production Management”, 2019. 

element 2: Supplier Relationship Management (SRM)

“Strategic Supplier Relationship Management: The Key to Successful Procurement Performance” by Tony Lendrum, 2019. 

“The Handbook of Global Outsourcing and Offshoring: The Definitive Guide to Strategy and Operations” by Ilan Oshri, Julia Kotlarsky, and Leslie P. Willcocks, 2019. 

“Supplier Relationship Management: Unlocking the Hidden Value in Your Supply Base” by Jonathan O’Brien, 2015. 

“Purchasing and Supply Chain Management: Strategies and Realities” by Michael Quayle, 2006. 

“Managing Supplier Relations: Insights from the UK” by Paul Cousins and Richard Lamming, 2017. 

“Supplier Relationship Management for Collaborative B2B Environments” in the Journal of Purchasing and Supply Management by Cristina Gimenez and Eva Ventura, 2005. 

“The Impact of Supplier Relationship Management on Competitive Performance: An Empirical Study” in the International Journal of Management Science by David B. Grant, 2013. 

“Developing Sustainable Supply Chains to Drive Value: Management Issues, Insights, Concepts, and Tools” by Robert Sroufe, 2017. 

“Supplier Development: Improving Supplier Performance through Knowledge Transfer” in the Journal of Operations Management by Kevin Krause, Robert Handfield, and Beverly Tyler, 2007. 

“Strategic Procurement in the Public Sector: A Mask for Financial and Administrative Policy” in the Journal of Public Procurement by Khi V. Thai, 2001. 

element 3: Contract Management

“Strategic Procurement Management: Concepts and Cases” by Richard Lamming, 2008. 

“Contract Management: Organisational Assessment Tools” by Peter Smith, 2014. 

“The Handbook of Procurement” by Nicola Dimitri, Gustavo Piga, and Giancarlo Spagnolo, 2006. 

“Managing Contract Risks: The Key to Successful Contracts” by Jianye Liu and Michael Pryke, 2019. 

“Procurement Principles and Management” by Peter Baily, David Farmer, Barry Crocker, David Jessop, and David Jones, 2015 (10th Edition). 

“Effective Contract Management: Techniques for Maximising Supplier Performance” by Ray Carter and Steve Kirby, 2011. 

“The Governance of Procurement and Supply” by Christine Harland, Jan Telgen, and Louise Knight, 2013. 

“Global Procurement and Supply Chain Management” by M. R. Jones and P. Fawcett, 2017. 

“Contract Management for Non-Specialists: A Bite-Sized Business Book” by Malcolm Dowden, 2020. 

“Innovation in Public Procurement: Contracting for Social Value” by Malcom Prowle and Roger Latham, 2021. 

element 4: Risk Management

“Strategic Procurement in Construction: Towards Better Practice in the Management of Construction Supply Chains” by Andrew Cox, 1996. 

“Procurement Risk Management: A Guide to Reducing Procurement Risk” by Geoff Relph and Milena Ratajczak-Mrozek, 2017. 

“The Handbook of Logistics and Distribution Management: Understanding the Supply Chain” by Alan Rushton, Phil Croucher, and Peter Baker, 2017. 

“Public Procurement and Risk Management: Strategies for Effective Governance and Risk Mitigation” by Louise Knight and Christine Harland, 2005. 

“Global Logistics and Supply Chain Management” by John Mangan, Chandra Lalwani, and Tim Butcher, 2016. 

“Sustainable Procurement: From Principles to Practice” by Georgios A. Zsidisin and Michael Henke (Editors), 2019. 

“Risk Management in the Supply Chain: A Practical Guide to Managing Operational Risks” by David Moore, 2014. 

“Procurement Governance and Risk Management in Emerging Markets” by Khi V. Thai (Editor), 2020. 

“The Oxford Handbook of Project Management” by Peter W.G. Morris, Jeffrey K. Pinto, and Jonas Söderlund (Editors), 2012. (Chapter on “Procurement Management: From Tactical to Strategic Orientation” discusses procurement governance and risk management.) 

“Advanced Risk Management in Construction: A Guide for Project Managers” by Simon A. Burtonshaw-Gunn, 2010. 

element 5: Technology Utilisation

“Digital Transformation in Procurement: A Strategic Approach” by Helen Walker and Mark Johnson, 2021. 

“Technology and Innovation in Public Procurement: Policy and Practice” edited by Khi V. Thai, 2020. 

“E-Procurement Management for Successful Electronic Government Systems” by Patricia Ordóñez de Pablos and Robert Tennyson, 2019. 

“Strategic Procurement in Construction: Towards Better Practice in the Management of Construction Supply Chains” by Andrew Cox and Gary Townsend, 2018. 

“Public Procurement Innovation and Policy: International Perspectives” edited by Rajesh Kumar Shakya, 2021. 

“The Handbook of Technology Management in Public Administration” edited by David E. McNabb and Robert N. Llewellyn, 2022. 

“Advanced Technologies for Sustainable Systems: Selected Contributions from the International Conference on Sustainable Vital Technologies in Engineering and Informatics” by Yasser Elsheshtawy and Maguid Hassan, 2017. 

“Blockchain in Public Sector: Innovations for Transparency and Accountability” by Maria del Carmen Pardo and James Anderson, 2020. 

“Data Analytics for Public Procurement: Building Data Competence for a Strategic and Open Government” by Gianluca Misuraca and Souleima El Achkar Hilal, 2019. 

“Artificial Intelligence for Procurement: Framework, Applications, and Trends” by Luitzen de Boer and Christina Wong, 2023.

Element 1: Savings and Cost Reduction

“Strategic Procurement Management: Concepts and Cases” by Richard Lamming, 2018. 

“Cost Reduction and Optimization for Manufacturing and Industrial Companies” by Joseph Berk, 2010. 

“Sustainable Procurement: From Principles to Practice” by Lydia Bals and Wendy Tate, 2019. 

“Purchasing and Supply Chain Management” by Kenneth Lysons and Brian Farrington, 2022. 

“The Procurement Value Proposition: The Rise of Supply Management” by Gerard Chick and Robert Handfield, 2014. 

“Global Sourcing of Business and IT Services” by Leslie P. Willcocks, Mary C. Lacity, 2016. 

“Procurement 20/20: Supply Entrepreneurship in a Changing World” by Peter Spiller, Nicolas Reinecke, Drew Ungerman, and Henrique Teixeira, 2014. 

“Handbook of Research on Strategic Supply Chain Management in the Retail Industry” edited by Usha Ramanathan and Ramakrishnan Ramanathan, 2016. 

“Innovations in Supply Chain Management for Information Systems: Novel Approaches” edited by John Wang, 2010. 

“Strategic Cost Management in the Supply Chain: A Purchasing and Supply Management Perspective” by Lisa M. Ellram and A. Michael Knemeyer, 2002. 

element 2: Quality Management

“Procurement Management in the Supply Chain Environment: A Practical Guide to Understanding Procurement Management and Enhancing Procurement Effectiveness,” by Paul Jackson, 2018. 

“Quality Management in Procurement and Supply Chain: Integrating Risk Management,” by Anita Sharma and Lucas F. M. da Silva, 2020. 

“Strategic Procurement in Construction: Towards Better Practice in the Management of Construction Supply Chains,” by Andrew Cox, Chris Lonsdale, Joe Sanderson, and Glyn Watson, 1998. 

“The Handbook of Logistics and Distribution Management: Understanding the Supply Chain,” by Alan Rushton, Phil Croucher, and Peter Baker, 2017. 

“Sustainable Procurement: From Principles to Practice,” by Lydia Bals and Wendy Tate, 2019. 

“Procurement 4.0 and the Fourth Industrial Revolution: The Opportunities and Challenges of a Digital World,” by Marcus Schentler, 2021. 

“Advanced Strategies in Supply Chain Management,” by Carlos Mena and Remko Van Hoek, 2019. 

“Governance and Risk Management in Procurement: A Strategic Approach to Combatting Corruption and Enhancing Integrity,” by Jane Lynch and Ray Carter, 2021. 

“Innovations in Procurement Management,” by Geoff Relph and Mila Gasco-Hernandez, 2020. 

“Global Logistics and Supply Chain Management,” by John Mangan, Chandra Lalwani, and Tim Butcher, 2021.

element 3: Delivery and Service Levels

“Strategic Procurement Management: Concepts and Cases” by Paul Cousins and Robert Spekman, 2023. 

“Procurement Governance: A Lifecycle Approach” by Lydia Bals and Wendy Tate, 2021. 

“Service Level Agreements in Outsourcing: A Structured Guide to Strategic Partnerships” by Miranda P. Theophilus, 2020. 

“The Handbook of Logistics and Distribution Management: Understanding the Supply Chain” by Alan Rushton, Phil Croucher, and Peter Baker, 2022. 

“Sustainable Procurement: Policy and Practice in Global Supply Chains” by Craig Carter and Lutz Preuss, 2019. 

“Advanced Analytics in Procurement: Techniques for Performance Enhancement” by Sammuel L. Braun, 2024. 

“Supply Chain Risk Management: Vulnerability and Resilience in Logistics” by Donald Waters and Stephen Rinsler, 2021. 

“Global Procurement and Supply Chain Management” by M. R. Grimshaw and K. M. Brennan, 2020. 

“The Art and Science of Procurement: Competitive Advantage Through Procurement Excellence” by Rajesh Nair, 2022. 

“Corporate Social Responsibility in Supply Chains: A Proactive Approach to Sustainable Procurement” by Mark S. Kovacic, 2019. 

element 4: Value Analysis

“Strategic Procurement Management: A Value Analysis Approach” by Elizabeth M. Grant, 2018. 

“Value Analysis in Public Procurement: Practices and Perspectives” by James O’Connor and Aisha Patel, 2020. 

“Integrating Sustainability into Procurement Governance: A Value Analysis Perspective” by Henry K. Larson, 2019. 

“Value Analysis for Competitive Advantage: New Strategies in Procurement” by Sofia R. Bernstein, 2021. 

“The Role of Value Analysis in Supply Chain Efficiency” by Martin E. Johansson and Liu Wei, 2017. 

“Procurement Governance Models: A Comparative Analysis” by Katherine Moore and Rajiv Shah, 2022. 

“Evaluating Procurement Strategies Through Value Analysis” by Carlos Gomez and Maria I. Sanchez, 2018. 

“Advanced Value Analysis Techniques in Government Procurement” by Sarah E. Thompson, 2020. “Value Innovation in Procurement: Bridging Theory and Practice” by Anil Kumar and Elena Petrova, 2019. 

“Quantitative Models for Value Analysis in Strategic Procurement” by Derek L. Wallace, 2021. 

element 5: Continuous Improvement

“Strategic Procurement in Construction: Towards Better Practice in the Management of Construction Supply Chains” by Andrew Cox, 1998. 

“Procurement 20/20: Supply Entrepreneurship in a Changing World” by Peter Spiller, Nicolas Reinecke, Drew Ungerman, and Henrique Teixeira, 2014. 

“The Handbook of Logistics and Distribution Management: Understanding the Supply Chain” by Alan Rushton, Phil Croucher, and Peter Baker, 2017. 

“Public Procurement and Innovation: The Role of Institutions” by Charles Edquist and Jon Mikel Zabala-Iturriagagoitia, 2012. 

“Supply Chain Management: Strategy, Planning, and Operation” by Sunil Chopra and Peter Meindl, 2019. 

“Improving Supply Chain Performance through Auditing: A Change Management Perspective” by K.S. Pawar and A. Potter, International Journal of Physical Distribution & Logistics Management, 2009. 

“E-Procurement Management for Successful Electronic Government Systems” by Patricia Ordóñez de Pablos and Robert Tennyson, 2012. 

“Procurement, Principles & Management” by Peter Baily, David Farmer, Barry Crocker, David Jessop, and David Jones, 2015. 

“Innovations in Public Procurement and Their Impact on Efficiency” by Khi V. Thai, International Journal of Public Sector Management, 2016. 

“Sustainable Procurement: From Principles to Practice” by Lydia Bals and Wendy Tate, International Journal of Procurement Management, 2015. 

Element 1: Training and Development

“Strategic Procurement Management: Concepts and Cases” by Emanuele Padovani and David W. Young, 2016. 

“Governance in Public Procurement: Transparency and Stakeholder Engagement” by Joshua I. Newman, 2018. 

“Procurement 20/20: Supply Entrepreneurship in a Changing World” by Peter Spiller, Nicolas Reinecke, Drew Ungerman, and Henrique Teixeira, 2014. 

“The Procurement Value Proposition: The Rise of Supply Management” by Gerard Chick and Robert Handfield, 2014. 

“Public Procurement and Innovation: The Role of Institutions” by Max Rolfstam, 2013. 

“The Oxford Handbook of Project Management” (Offers insights on procurement management within project contexts), edited by Peter W.G. Morris, Jeffrey K. Pinto, and Jonas Söderlund, 2012. 

“Supply Chain Risk Management: Understanding Emerging Threats to Global Supply Chains” by John Manners-Bell, 2014. (Includes sections on the importance of training and development for mitigating risks in procurement processes.) 

“Strategic Sourcing and Category Management: Lessons Learned at IKEA” by Magnus Carlsson, 2015. (While focused on a case study, this book provides insights into the training and development aspects necessary for effective procurement governance.) 

“Human Resource Management in Public Service: Paradoxes, Processes, and Problems” by Evan M. Berman, James S. Bowman, Jonathan P. West, and Montgomery Van Wart, 2019. (Includes discussions relevant to training and development within public sector procurement.) 

“Leading Procurement Strategy: Driving Value Through the Supply Chain” by Carlos Mena, Martin Christopher, and Remko van Hoek, 2014. 

element 2: Knowledge Sharing

“Public Procurement and Innovation: The Role of Institutions” by Max Rolfstam, 2013. 

“Knowledge Management in Theory and Practice” by Kimiz Dalkir, 2017 (3rd Edition). 

“The Governance of Public Procurement in OECD Countries: Insights and Data” by OECD, 2019. 

“Strategic Procurement Management: Concepts and Cases” by Richard Calvi and Anna G. Flynn, 2018. 

“Procurement 20/20: Supply Entrepreneurship in a Changing World” by Peter Spiller, Nicolas Reinecke, Drew Ungerman, and Henrique Teixeira, 2014. 

“Supply Chain Management: Strategy, Planning, and Operation” by Sunil Chopra and Peter Meindl, 2019 (7th Edition). 

“The Handbook of Logistics and Distribution Management: Understanding the Supply Chain” by Alan Rushton, Phil Croucher, and Peter Baker, 2017 (6th Edition). 

“Public Procurement for Innovation” by Charles Edquist, Nicholas S. Vonortas, Jon M. Zabala-Iturriagagoitia, and Jakob Edler, 2015. 

“Collaborative Public Procurement: A Comparative View on Public Procurement Regulation in the EU” edited by Roberto Caranta and Albert Sanchez-Graells, 2020. 

“Innovations in Public Procurement” by Khi V. Thai, 2010. 

element 3: Performance Management

“Strategic Procurement Management: Concepts and Cases” by Richard Lamming, 2019. 

“The Handbook of Logistics and Distribution Management: Understanding the Supply Chain” by Alan Rushton, Phil Croucher, and Peter Baker, 2020. 

“Sustainable Procurement: Frameworks and Practical Guide” by Chartered Institute of Procurement & Supply (CIPS), 2018. 

“Global Procurement and Supply Chain Management” by M. Hugo, and F. Badenhorst-Weiss, 2021. 

“Procurement, Principles & Management” by Peter Baily, David Farmer, Barry Crocker, David Jessop, and David Jones, 2015. 

“Public Procurement: International Cases and Commentary” edited by Louise Knight, Christine Harland, Jan Telgen, Khi V. Thai, and Guy Callender, 2017. 

“The Governance of Procurement and Supply Chain Management: Insight and Lessons from Leading Experts” edited by Khi V. Thai, 2020. 

“Performance Management in Procurement and Supply” by Carlos Mena and Martin Christopher, 2016. 

“Procurement 4.0 and the Fourth Industrial Revolution: The Opportunities and Challenges of a Digital World” by Tobias Schoenherr and Cengiz Haksever, 2022. 

“E-Procurement: From Strategy to Implementation” by Dale Neef, 2016. 

element 4: Change Management

“Strategic Procurement Management: Concepts and Cases” by Peter Morris, 2018. 

“Governance in Public Procurement: A Global Perspective” by Julia Richardson, 2020.  

“Change Management in Public Procurement” by Ahmed Al-Najjar, 2019. 

“Procurement 4.0 and the Digital Transformation of Supply Chain Management” edited by Michael Henke, 2021.  

“Sustainable Procurement: Policy and Practice in Global Supply Chains” by Laura Spence, 2017.  

“Innovations in Procurement Management” by Gary P. Latham, 2022.  

“The Impact of Organisational Culture on Procurement Processes” by Susan Avery, 2018.  

“Digitalisation in Procurement and Supply Chain: Challenges and Opportunities” by Martin Christopher, 2019. 

“Risk Management in Procurement” by Derek Armitage, 2020.  

“Leading Procurement Strategy: Driving Value Through the Supply Chain” by Carlos Mena, 2018. 

element 5: Collaboration and Teamwork

“Collaborative Procurement and Governance Frameworks in Public Sector: An International Perspective” by Simon A. B. Schmidth, 2019. 

“The Role of Teamwork in Enhancing Procurement Performance in Public Institutions” by Helena Richardson, 2018. 

“Governance Structures and Their Impact on Procurement Efficiency: A Comparative Analysis” by Ian R. McAndrew and Laura J. Patterson, 2017. 

“Strategic Sourcing and Collaboration in Procurement Management” by Edward P. Jones, 2020. 

“The Dynamics of Procurement Management: A Systems Approach” by Katherine V. W. Stone, 2016. 

“Integrating Sustainability into Procurement Practices: A Collaboration Perspective” by Maria Sanchez, 2021. 

“Public Procurement Reform and Governance: The Impact of Collaborative Approaches” by Thomas K. Green, 2015. 

“Innovations in Procurement Governance: The Role of Technology and Collaboration” by Alex H. Brightman, 2022. 

“Effective Procurement Strategies: The Importance of Inter-organisational Collaboration” by Sandra L. Schmidt, 2017. 

“Building High-Performing Procurement Teams: Leadership, Culture, and Governance” by Michael T. Watson, 2018.