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Monday, June 11, 2012 - 16:09
Improving Government Contracting: Lessons from Bid Protests of Department of Defense Source Selections, by Steven M. Maser, explores how bid protests can be reduced in government contracting.

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How Can Bid Protests be Reduced in Government Contracting?
Monday, June 11, 2012 - 14:08
Today, the IBM Center for The Business of Government released a new report, Improving Government Contracting: Lessons from Bid Protests of Department of Defense Source Selections, by Steven M. Maser, Professor of Public Management and Public Policy at Willamette University.

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Weekly Round-up: June 08, 2012
Thursday, June 7, 2012 - 22:04
Articles from across the Web that we found interesting, the week of June 04, 2012

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Recovering from the Recovery Act: Part 4
Monday, June 4, 2012 - 16:51
While “austerity” is the buzz word in the federal government today, just three years ago the government had launched a massive recovery operation to stem the tide of what looked like a bottomless recession by spending $787 billion as fast as possible. What happened?

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Weekly Round-up: June 01, 2012
Friday, June 1, 2012 - 07:57
Articles from across the Web that we found interesting, the week of Memorial Day, 2012

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Reorganizing Management Functions:  A Manager's Checklist
Thursday, May 31, 2012 - 17:11
Here’s a terrific checklist of questions managers should be able to answer as they undertake a consolidation of infrastructure or management functions. It is buried in a new report by the Government Accountability Office.

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Weekly Round-up - May 25, 2011
Thursday, May 24, 2012 - 14:39
Articles from across the Web that we found interesting, the week of May 21, 2012

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Using Evidence and Evaluation to Govern
Monday, May 21, 2012 - 15:46
OMB released new guidance supporting the use of evidence and evaluation in making budget trade-off decisions. The guidance reflects a high degree of sophistication on how to do this in a budget-constrained environment.

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Weekly Round-up: May 18, 2012
Thursday, May 17, 2012 - 19:40
Articles from across the Web that we found interesting, the week of May 13, 2012

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Monday, May 14, 2012 - 14:47
The IBM Center for the Business of Government has released a new report by Ines Mergel on the use of Twitter in the federal government.
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