TITLE

SMITHSONIAN INSTITUTION: Status of Efforts to Address a Range of Funding and Governance Challenges

AUTHOR(S)
Goldstein, Mark L.
PUB. DATE
December 2007
SOURCE
GAO Reports;12/12/2007, preceding p1
SOURCE TYPE
Government Document
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents a study conducted by the U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO), which examines the problems of the Smithsonian Institution involving a lack of adequate oversight for executive compensation and museum governance. The GAO authorized an examination of the Smithsonian's real property management efforts and implemented strategies to fund its facilities� projects. The Board of Regents created an ad-hoc committee to request increased federal funding for the museum.
ACCESSION #
29362727

 

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