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Federal management

Federal management

addressing management problems at the Department of Commerce : statement of L. Nye Stevens, Director, Federal Management and Workforce Issues, General Government Division, before the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation, United States Senate

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Published by The Office, The Office [distributor in Washington, D.C, Gaithersburg, MD (P.O. Box 6015, Gaithersburg 20884-6015) .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States. -- Dept. of Commerce -- Management -- Evaluation.,
  • United States -- Commercial policy.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesAddressing management problems at the Department of Commerce.
    StatementUnited States General Accounting Office.
    SeriesTestimony -- GAO/T-GGD/AIMD-97-115.
    ContributionsUnited States. General Accounting Office., United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination13, [2] p.
    Number of Pages13
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15491289M

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