Last Thursday June 10, I had the honor of helping to open the DATA Act Summit. The event brought government and industry leaders together to discuss how best to implement this important statute, which will provide for better visibility into financial activities across the government. A year and a month after enactment, the Administration’s actions to carry out DATA Act provisions – along with support and involvement from industry partners – all point to a successful path forward.
Since the passage of the government Performance and Results Act of
1993, there has been increased interest in the federal government on
improving service delivery and delivering results. Dr. Maleyeff’s report is a comprehensive review of how public sector...
This report focuses on the procurement function within higher education. Since universities
are spending billions of dollars on a range of goods and services, it seemed prudent
to conduct a benchmarking study of procurement practices across a broad range
Philadelphia’s SchoolStat is a case study of the adaptation of a successful
management model, CompStat, developed over a decade ago by
new York City’s Police Department. The model has since been adapted
by various city agencies in new York; by cities,...