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Title: IMPROVING FEDERAL GRANTS MANAGEMENT
Author(s): ANON
Corporate Author: U.S. Advisory Cmssn on Intergovernmental Relations
United States of America
Date Published: 1977
Page Count: 298
Sponsoring Agency: U.S. Advisory Cmssn on Intergovernmental Relations
Washington, DC 20575
US Dept of Health, Education, and Welfare
Washington, DC 20201
Publication Number: A-53
Type: Program/Project Evaluation
Format: Document
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: IN THIS VOLUME, THE ADVISORY COMMISSION ON INTERGOVERNMENTAL RELATIONS LOOKS AT ORGANIZATIONAL AND PROCEDURAL REFORMS TO REMEDY SOME OF THE DEFECTS IN THE OPERATION OF FEDERAL CATEGORICAL GRANTS.
Abstract: THIS REPORT INCLUDES A HISTORY OF PAST EFFORTS AT MANAGEMENT REFORMS, SUCH AS STUDIES OF THE HOOVER AND KESTNBAUM COMMISSIONS; A DISCUSSION OF TARGET GRANTS SUCH AS APPLACHIA, COMMUNITY ACTION, AND MODEL CITIES PROGRAMS; AND A DESCRIPTION OF EFFORTS BEGUN BY THE FEDERAL ASSISTANCE REVIEW AND INTERGOVERNMENTAL COOPERATION ACT TO STANDARDIZE AND SIMPLIFY ASSISTANCE ADMINISTRATION. ALSO INCLUDED IN THIS VOLUME ARE THE COMMISSIONS' 14 RECOMMENDATIONS ON IMPROVING MIDDLE RANGE EFFORTS IN THREE KEY AREAS - MANAGEMENT RESPONSIBILITY, FEDERAL EXECUTIVE BRANCH ORGANIZATION, AND PROCEDURAL REFORMS....MSP
Index Term(s): Federal government; Federal programs; Grants or contracts; Management; Program evaluation; Reform
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