ASPA Series in Public Administration and Public Policy
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4 black & white illustrations, 42 black & white tables, 4 black & white line drawings
2nd Revised edition
Table Of Contents
1. Big Picture - Big Issues 2. Processes and Issues in Contracting 3. Ethics in Contracting4. Sole Source or Competition? 4.0 Appeal of Competitive Contracting 5. Social Objectives through Government Contracting 6. Solicitations and Pre-Proposal Communications 7. Proposal Evaluation 8. Contract Administration 9. Contracting During Emergencies 10. Contract Completion and Audit Appendix Glossary of Terms Appendices Available Online
William Sims Curry is President of WSC Consulting, a small business specializing in consulting on government contracting. He served as an Air Force systems procurement officer and was formerly employed in purchasing management for prime contractors on NASA's Hubble Space Telescope, DOE's Positron Electron Project, and numerous DOD programs. He is author of three books on government contracting and numerous articles and research papers on government contracts and is a certified professional contracts manager (CPCM) and a fellow by the National Contract Management Association (NCMA).