Accession Number : ADA258795
Title : Financial Management Reform in the Federal Government
Descriptive Note : Technical rept.
Corporate Author : NAVAL POSTGRADUATE SCHOOL MONTEREY CA DEPT OF ADMINISTRATIVE SCIENCES
Personal Author(s) : Jones, L R ; McCaffery, Jerry L
Report Date : Jun 1992
Pagination or Media Count : 41
Abstract : This study traces the development of financial management reform in the 1980s and summarizes some of the testimony that lead directly to the Chief Financial Officer Act (CFO Act). The provisions of the CFO Act are described and a review is provided of the issues and problems faced by those who must implement it.
Descriptors : *UNITED STATES GOVERNMENT , *ACCOUNTING , *FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT , *FEDERAL BUDGETS , *LEGISLATION , REQUIREMENTS , AUDITING , MANAGEMENT PLANNING AND CONTROL , COSTS , HISTORY , CENTRALIZED
Subject Categories : Administration and Management
Economics and Cost Analysis
Government and Political Science
Sociology and Law
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE