ERIC Number: ED052790
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1971-May-21
Reference Count: 0
Economy in Government: Automatic Data Processing Equipment; Report of the Subcommittee on Priorities and Economy in Government . . . Together with Supplemental Views.
Joint Economic Committee, Washington, DC.
This report is based on hearings that the subcommittee held on July 1, 1970, entitled "Economy in Government Property Management--Procurement of Data Processing Equipment" as well as General Accounting Office and General Services Administration reports. It focuses upon the phenomenal growth in the use of automatic data processing equipment by the Government and the adequacy of existing policies for the efficient procurement and management of these resources. Both the report and the hearings are part of the subcommittee's continuing interest in the efficient procurement and management of government property. (Author)
Descriptors: Computers, Cost Effectiveness, Data Processing, Electronic Equipment, Equipment, Equipment Maintenance, Expenditures, Federal Government, Purchasing
Superintendent of Documents, U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, D.C. 20402 ($.15)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Joint Economic Committee, Washington, DC.
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