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


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a258795.pdf


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