The Resource Transforming wartime contracting : controlling costs, reducing risks : final report to Congress : findings and recommendations for legislative and policy changes, Commission on Wartime Contracting in Iraq and Afghanistan

Transforming wartime contracting : controlling costs, reducing risks : final report to Congress : findings and recommendations for legislative and policy changes, Commission on Wartime Contracting in Iraq and Afghanistan

Label
Transforming wartime contracting : controlling costs, reducing risks : final report to Congress : findings and recommendations for legislative and policy changes
Title
Transforming wartime contracting
Title remainder
controlling costs, reducing risks : final report to Congress : findings and recommendations for legislative and policy changes
Statement of responsibility
Commission on Wartime Contracting in Iraq and Afghanistan
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
AWC
Government publication
federal national government publication
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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Commission on Wartime Contracting in Iraq and Afghanistan (U.S.)
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  • Contracting out
  • Public contracts
  • Defense contracts
  • Iraq War, 2003-2011
  • Afghan War, 2001-
Label
Transforming wartime contracting : controlling costs, reducing risks : final report to Congress : findings and recommendations for legislative and policy changes, Commission on Wartime Contracting in Iraq and Afghanistan
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from PDF title page (viewed on Aug. 31, 2011)
  • "August 2011."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Agencies over-rely on contractors for contingency operations -- "Inherently governmental" rules do not guide appropriate use of contractors in contingencies -- Inattention to contingency contracting leads to massive waste, fraud, and abuse -- Looming sustainment costs risk massive new waste -- Agencies have not institutionalized acquisition as a core function -- Agency structures and authorities prevent effective interagency coordination -- Contract competition, management, and enforcement are ineffective -- The way forward demands major reforms
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (240 pages)
Form of item
online
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
color illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Transforming wartime contracting : controlling costs, reducing risks : final report to Congress : findings and recommendations for legislative and policy changes, Commission on Wartime Contracting in Iraq and Afghanistan
Publication
Note
  • Title from PDF title page (viewed on Aug. 31, 2011)
  • "August 2011."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Agencies over-rely on contractors for contingency operations -- "Inherently governmental" rules do not guide appropriate use of contractors in contingencies -- Inattention to contingency contracting leads to massive waste, fraud, and abuse -- Looming sustainment costs risk massive new waste -- Agencies have not institutionalized acquisition as a core function -- Agency structures and authorities prevent effective interagency coordination -- Contract competition, management, and enforcement are ineffective -- The way forward demands major reforms
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (240 pages)
Form of item
online
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
color illustrations
Specific material designation
remote

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