TITLE

PERFORMANCE-BASED CONTRACTING: THE USAID EXPERIENCE

AUTHOR(S)
Reynolds, William E.
PUB. DATE
December 2002
SOURCE
Contract Management;Dec2002, Vol. 42 Issue 12, p40
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the importance of performance-based contracting in overseas development projects of the U.S. Agency for International Development. Implementation of the foreign sustainable development programs through long-term technical assistance contracts to U.S. contractors; Application of certain contract types; Implementation of socio-cultural change. INSET: Interview Conclusions for Long-Term Assistance PBCs..
ACCESSION #
8713449

 

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