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Disparity Study for the City of New Orleans

Bid Information

Bid Alert No: 00000567535

Bid Title: Disparity Study for the City of New Orleans

Agency Bid No. Title: 7810-02013

Received Date: 05/11/2016

Close Date: 06/08/2016

Purchase Type: Not Stated

Delivery Point:

Delivery Date: Not Stated


Specifications include, but are not limited to:For each of the Study Tasks specified below, the Selected Consultant is required to use data sources and methodologies for analysis that are consistent with the most recent and controlling legal standards, including, but not limited to, the following. Study Task I: Disparity Analysis The successful proposer will determine whether a statistically significant disparity exists between the availability of ready, willing and able minority- and women-owned businesses and the utilization of such firms in the Citys respective contracting areas (whether as prime contractors, subcontractors or suppliers). All study methodologies used to identify any disparities must be thoroughly researched, reviewed, and documented in order to withstand legal challenge. Analysis will use appropriate and relevant analysis to determine the effect of any factors other than unintended disproportionate impact that may account for statistical disparities between availability and utilization. The Disparity Analysis will include but is not limited to: a)Analysis of Statistical Disparities, if any, in the formation of minority and women-owned businesses and projected growth rates. This may include the number of paid minorities and women in relevant companies and their positions and areas of expertise, impediments to the movement of minorities and women from craft and other positions into business ownership; and any barriers or problems related to the development and expansion of minority and woman owned businesses; b)Analysis of Statistical Disparities, if any, concerning the access by minority and women- owned businesses to commercial capital, credit, bonding, and business, family, and social networks, as compared to businesses owned by non-minority men while holding balance sheet and creditworthiness information constant. c) Analysis of Statistical Disparities, if any, of the percentage of all prime contract and subcontract revenues earned by minority- and women-owned businesses under contracts awarded by the City or the local marketplace into which the City infuses its tax dollars categorized by industry and by major racial/ethnic and gender categories for each

Product Code: 91885

Agency Information

Issuing Agency: City of New Orleans

State: Louisiana

Agency Type: State and Local

Contact: Purchasing Bureau, 1300 Perdido Street, Room 4W07, New Orleans, Louisiana, 70112



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