TITLE

The Human Capitalist

PUB. DATE
June 1999
SOURCE
Government Executive;Jun99, Vol. 31 Issue 6, p75
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reveals the views of Comptroller General David M. Walker of the United States General Accounting Office on issues related to reform of human resources (HR). View on capital strategies; Opinion on outsourcing; Remarks on civil service reform.
ACCESSION #
1928796

 

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