Arjun Neupane completed his PhD in Information Systems and Master of Information Technology (MIT) from University of Southern Queensland, Australia. He has teaching qualification Graduate Certificate in Higher Education form Griffith University, Australia. He has a Bachelor of Computer Application from Pokhara University Nepal.
Dr Arjun’s research interests are Information Systems, Anti-corruption, e-government, ICT4D, Big Data Analytics, Inter-organisational Systems, E-commerce, and many more.
He has published several international refereed journals, Book Chapters and Conference Papers.
Neupane, A. Soar, J. and Vaidya K. 2014, ‘Anti-Corruption Capabilities of Public E-Procurement Technologies: Principal-Agent Theory’, in Joseph Kelvin Bwalya, (ed.) Technology Development and Platform Enhancements for Successful Global E-Government Design, IGI Publishing (IGI Global), Hershey, PA. United States, ISBN13: 9781466649002.
Neupane, A. Soar, J., Vaidya K. and Aryal, S. 2014, ‘The potential of ICT tools in to promote public participation in fighting corruption’, in Akrivopoulou M. and Garipidis N., (ed.) Human Rights and the Impact of ICT in Public Sphere: Participation, Democracy, and Political Autonomy, IGI Publishing (IGI Global), Hershey, PA. United States, DOI: 10.4018/978-1-4666-6248-3, ISBN13: 9781466662483.
Neupane, A. Vaidya K. Soar J. and Aryal, S. 2016, ‘Application of e-government principles in anti-corruption framework’, in Shakya Rajesh, (ed.) Digital Governance and E-Government Principles Applied to Public Procurement, IGI Publishing (IGI Global), Hershey, PA. United States, DOI: 10.4018/978-1-5225-2203-4, ISBN13: 9781522522034.
Neupane, A., Soar J., and Vaidya K. 2014, ‘An Empirical Evaluation of the Potential of e-Procurement to Reduce Corruption’, Australasian Journal of Information Systems (AJIS), vol. 18, no. 2, pp. 21-44, ISSN:1326-2238 (Print) ISSN:1449-8618 (Online) (ERA Rank “A”)
Neupane, A. Soar J., and Vaidya K. 2014, ‘Willingness to Adopt e-Procurement to Reduce Corruption: Results of the PLS Path Modelling, Transforming Government’, People, Process and Policy, vol. 8, no. 4, pp. 500-520. (ERA Rank “B”)
Neupane, A., Soar, J. and Vaidya K. 2012,'Perceived benefits related to anti-corruption from e-tendering system in Nepal', Asian Journal of Information Technology, Vol. 11, No.1 pp. 22-29, ISSN:1682-3915 (Print) ISSN:1993-5994 (Online)
Neupane, A., Soar J., and Vaidya K. 2012, 'The potential of E-procurement Technology for Reducing Corruption', International Journal of Information Technology and Management, vol. 11, no. 4, pp. 273-287, ISSN:1461-4111 (Print) ISSN:1741-5179 (Online)
Neupane, A., Soar J., and Vaidya K. 2012, ‘Evaluating the anti-corruption capabilities of public e-procurement in developing country’, The Electronic Journal of Information Systems in Developing Countries, vol. 55, no. 2, p. 1-17. ISSN 1681-4835
OVERVIEW OF PRINCIPLES FOR MONITORING AND CHALLENGING PUBLIC PROCUREMENT CONTRACTS
- public consultations
- oversight mechanisms
- public contracting
- international standards
Anti-corruption and integrity awards
- behavioural changes
Foreign exchange controls and assets declarations for politicians and public officials
- public officials
- asset declarations
- foreign exchange controls
Overview of corruption and anti-corruption in Madagascar
- natural resource management
- natural resources
Transparency in Corporate Reporting Codebook