Government abuse : fraud, waste, and incompetence in awarding contracts in the United States / William Sims Curry.
New Brunswick (U.S.A.) : Transaction Publishers, 
xviii, 231 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Formatted Contents Note
Defining and narrowing the problems of fraud, incompetence, waste, and abuse Government of the corporations, by the unions, and for the special interests Exemplary actions by government and non-government entities for combating fraud, incompetence, waste, and abuse Protests sustained by the GAO for proposal evaluation errors Protests sustained by the GAO for other deficiencies Weaknesses and strengths of selected proposal rating processes Imperfections in the DOD's efforts to improve its process for selecting contractors Single score best-value selection process eliminates ambiguity Scandalous socioeconomic contracting practices The absurdity of waiving all procurement controls during disasters Compendium of measures for minimizing fraud, incompetence, waste, and abuse in the federal government.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references and index.
KF849 .C875 2014
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