Weekly Round-up: November 14, 2014

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Weekly Round-up: November 14, 2014
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The IBM Center's Weekly Round Up highlights articles and insights that we found interesting for the week ending...
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Tom Allen
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In 2006, the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) authorized the Performance and Accountability Reporting (PAR) Pilot Program, which permitted executive branch agencies to use an alternative approach to reporting financial and performance information....
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"We’re going to have almost 80 million baby boomers retiring in the next two decades.”
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"FASAB’s mission is to promulgate federal accounting standards after considering the financial and budgetary information needs of citizens, oversight groups, executive agencies, and other users of financial statements.”
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"Fannie and Freddie are the backbone of the mortgage market in this country. Unfortunately, when they were created, the law allowed them to have very thin capitalization. They could be leveraged up to 100 to 1, if you will—unbelievable leverage.”
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Judy Tillman
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As the administration and Congress take actions to address the immediate financial crisis, determining how to place the government's response on a stronger organizational footing is a key step to reducing the likelihood that the nation will experience...
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James Lockhart
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