Why Contracts by the Book?


Public contracting poses the greatest risk for government corruption (OCP)


Of contracting funds are lost due to inefficiencies and corruption (UNODC)


Of transnational bribery is related to public contracting (OECD)

What does Contracts by the Book do?

Evaluates, monitors, and makes transparent public contracts in order to raise awareness of their risks

Works on sensible solutions to reduce corruption in contracting and to protect public resources

Projects by the Book

Search Engine

Centralizes and integrates data on contracts, contractors, bids, donors, and others to help you find and analyze them.



Analyzes and raises awareness of public contracting processes, their weaknesses, and the potential for change.