Tuesday, August 7, 2018
Congress passed legislation in late 2016—The Program Management Improvement Accountability Act (PMIAA)—to establish standards, define competencies, and conduct progress reviews that improve program and project management at a government-wide and agency level.
Wednesday, July 18, 2018
The increased use of technologies such as social media, the Internet of Things, mobility, and cloud computing by government agencies has extended the sources of potential cyber risk faced by those agencies.
Wednesday, May 9, 2018
Based on validated evidence, the author offers recommendations on how to make charter schools more effective in pioneering and disseminating innovations to produce widespread gains in educational achievement.
Thursday, March 15, 2018
Professor Dawson’s recommended roadmap is based on research into past experiences in IT modernization at the Federal and State level, as well as in industry.
Wednesday, February 28, 2018
This report reviews progress made in applying artificial intelligence to public sector service provision, drawing on lessons learned from commercial experience as well as cognitive computing activity by Federal, State, & international governments.
Monday, January 8, 2018
There have been times in our history when new technological discoveries led to indelible changes in our lives. We are living in one of those times.
Wednesday, November 1, 2017
Based on our recent research and perspectives shared by current and former government leaders, this special report identifies seven drivers for transforming government in the years to come.
Wednesday, October 4, 2017
The federal government has faced increasingly complex challenges over the past two decades that require greater collaboration across traditional organizational and program boundaries.
Thursday, September 14, 2017
The rising costs of healthcare in DoD have placed a spotlight on the importance of sound management of DoD’s Military Treatment Facilities (MTFs) in recent years.
Wednesday, August 9, 2017
In 2018, the IBM Center for The Business of Government will mark our twentieth year of connecting research to practice in helping to improve government.


Future Research Reports

Read about our future reports on key public sector challenges, which respond to priorities identified in the Center's research agenda.