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 AJIBM  Vol.8 No.4 , April 2018
Ethics and Procurement Performance of Humanitarian Organizations in Kenya
Abstract: The purpose of this study is to establish the relationship between ethics and procurement performance of humanitarian organizations in Kenya. The study draws on data from 70 humanitarian organizations and makes use of multiple regression models to deduce the relationship. Findings show that humanitarian organizations in Kenya follow procurement ethics code. Further work is needed to examine the relationship between ethics and procurement performance of humanitarian organizations in Africa as this would give a wide range of conclusions and recommendations. Future studies could relate the independent variables used in this study to cost reduction strategy instead of agility strategy addressed herein. The results indicate that ethics is shaping up today’s humanitarian picture by ensuring that donors and other interested parties have confidence in supporting the humanitarian cause. This is the first paper to systematically analyze relationship between ethics and procurement performance of humanitarian organizations in Kenya.
Cite this paper: Maria, M. , Githii, W. and Ombati, O. (2018) Ethics and Procurement Performance of Humanitarian Organizations in Kenya. American Journal of Industrial and Business Management, 8, 833-849. doi: 10.4236/ajibm.2018.84058.
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