Accession Number:

ADA200127

Title:

An Examination of the Administration of the Procurement Technical Assistance Cooperative Agreement Program

Descriptive Note:

Master's thesis

Corporate Author:

NAVAL POSTGRADUATE SCHOOL MONTEREY CA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1988-06-01

Pagination or Media Count:

104.0

Abstract:

The Procurement Technical Assistance Cooperative Agreement Program is designed to provide Federal matching funds to state, local, and non-profit organizations established to provide technical procurement assistance to businesses desiring to contract with the Federal Government. This study examines the effectiveness of the Defense Contract Administration Service Regions DCASRs administration of the PTA Program, and the state of the Program in general. Recommendations are offered for improvements in the Programs administration, as well as recommendations for improving the PTA Program overall. Keywords Military procurement, Small business, Cooperative agreement, Procurement technical assistance, Defense logistics agency, Defense contract administration, Theses.

Subject Categories:

  • Administration and Management
  • Economics and Cost Analysis

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE