Proceedings of the 2014 International Conference on Public Management (icpm-14)

e-Procurement PracticesinFourAreasinEast Java, Indonesia: Accountability, Efficiency and Barriers

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Rachmat Hidayat
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Rachmat Hidayat
Available Online August 2014.
DOI
https://doi.org/10.2991/icpm-14.2014.3How to use a DOI?
Keywords
Electronic Procurement, East Java, Accountabiliy
Abstract
Electronic Procurement(electronic auctions) aims to cut thechain ofbureaucracyandmake public sectorspendingmoreeffectiveandefficient. Thisarticlediscusses theimplementation process of E-Procurement in four regenciesineastern Java: Sampang, Kediri, Surabaya and Jember with emphasis ontheaccountability and efficiency issues.The findings show that in 2011there were24,475auctionpackagesusing the mainframe ofe-Procapplicationwitha valueof more than38 trillion Rupiah, of which4.4 trillion Rupiahofstate moneycould be saved by the application of e-Proc mainframe. There are twomainaspectstof the process of implementinge-Procthathamperede-Procacceleration and raisedthe potential forcorruptionintheprocess of implementinge-Proc: the user (end user of e-Proc) and the mediator (Procurement Services Unit-ULP of eachgovernment institution). These two elements play a crucial part in determining the process of E-Proc which subscribe to the notion of accountability, efficiency, transparency and fairness. Finally, this paper provides some recommendations to improve the current practice of e-Proc in Indonesia; first, creatingindicators/criteriaTransparencyandaccountability in the internal e-Proc implementator;Second, Injecting the value and the importance of leadership and personal integrity; Third, he need to reformulate a new system of E-Gov thatcompatible or supporting e-Proc; Four, Increasing the role of government monitoring unit
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Volume Title
Proceedings of the 2014 International Conference on Public Management (icpm-14)
Series
Advances in Economics, Business and Management Research
Publication Date
August 2014
ISBN
978-94-62520-20-2
ISSN
2352-5428
DOI
https://doi.org/10.2991/icpm-14.2014.3How to use a DOI?
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