Possible solutions to sequestration are all over the place and they come in many different shapes and sizes. The Peter G. Peterson Foundation has organized a group called the Solutions Initiative II. The program consists of organizations from across the ideological spectrum, tasked with coming up with plans “for resolving the the fiscal cliff impasse and putting the nation on a sustainable long-term fiscal path.”
Susan Tanaka, vice president of research at the Peter G. Peterson Foundation, joins In Depth to discuss the initiative.
Steve Kelman — Professor of Public Management at Harvard University’s Kennedy School of Government
Knowing the FAR — the Federal Acquisition Regulations — is just the start to success in contract management. Management knowledge is essential too.
Steve Kelman, a professor of public management at Harvard University’s Kennedy School of Government and former administrator at the Office of Federal Procurement Policy, joins In Depth to discuss why he believes the management part of contract management has been getting short shrift until recently.