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Weekly Roundup: March 27 – April 7, 2017
Friday, April 7, 2017 - 13:15
Articles from across the Web that we at the IBM Center for The Business of Government found interesting for the weeks of March 27 – April 7.
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Citizen Engagement:  A Pathway for Government Reform
Monday, April 3, 2017 - 14:16
New technologies are bringing citizens into the halls of government, and redefining how citizens collaborate in the future.
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Moving Forward with a New Management Agenda
Thursday, March 30, 2017 - 08:11
The President's Budget proposal, unveiled earlier this month, includes a series of initiatives on the management of the federal government.
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Blockchain for Government
Monday, March 27, 2017 - 06:45
As a technology once known only as the underlying ledger system for the digital currency, Bitcoin, Blockchain has emerged to have even greater potential for both private and public organizations well beyond its financial roots.
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Weekly Roundup for March 20-24, 2017
Friday, March 24, 2017 - 12:40
The IBM Center's Weekly Roundup highlights articles and insights that we found interesting for the week ending March 24, 2017.
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Open Data Can Make a Difference!
Thursday, March 23, 2017 - 10:49
Data can support the quality of important choices citizens make every day. For example, how did you select the college you went to? Where did you go for information to help make the choice? What about the schools you may be helping your kids select? Price? Graduation rates? Getting employed after graduation?
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Boosting American Scientific Brain Power
Friday, March 17, 2017 - 15:58
President Trump recently signed a bipartisan bill to promote mentoring programs to encourage girls and women to enter the aerospace field. These programs are part of a broader ecosystem of existing federal programs to bolster careers in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM).
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Weekly Roundup for March 13-17,  2017
Thursday, March 16, 2017 - 23:54
The IBM Center's Weekly Roundup highlights articles and insights that we found interesting for the week ending March 17, 2017.
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Investing in Technology Can Enable Government to Transform Service Delivery and Reduce Costs
Tuesday, March 14, 2017 - 12:12
Through effective implementation of proven commercial best practice to operations across government, citizens can benefit from over $1 trillion in value over the next decade.
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Government Performance Management Systems: Case Studies From South Asia
Monday, March 13, 2017 - 14:18
Most performance measurement efforts in government are partial: they focus on a project, policy or a few select government departments. In my experience, this approach hardly ever succeeds.
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