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1 The Five-Year Limit on Government Contracts: Reality or Myth?  (MS Word). 
2 Competitive Processes in Government Contracting: The FAR Part 15 Process Model and Process Inefficiency
3 The Time-and-Materials Contract: The Time Has Come For A Long, Hard Look.  (doc) 
4 Recommended Books for Government Contracting Professionals.  (pdf) 
5 The Fixed-Price Incentive Firm Target Contract:  Not As Firm As the Name Suggests.  (MS Word
6 Contract Line Items  (pdf)
7 The True Story of the Wright Brothers' Contract. (Itís not what you think.)
8 Does the FAR Apply to Federal Contractors? No!  (pdf)
9 Whatís in a name: REA versus claim.  (doc)
10 Crafting Compelling Contracting Officerís Final Decisions.  (doc)

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Many important publications about contracting are no longer at our fingertips.  Here Wifcon.com adds its eclectic mix.

Professional Reading: Negotiating Advice from Gordon Wade Rule.

The Commission on Government Procurement (December 1972)

The First Hoover Commission's Report on an Office of General Services, February 1949

The Art of Negotiation ó Gordon Wade Rule, 1962

A Guide for Writing and Administering Performance Statements of Work for Service Contracts, Office of Federal Procurement Policy Pamphlet Number 4, October 1980

Book Reviews

By Vernon J. Edwards

Unleashing Change: A Study of Organizational Renewal in Government
The Complete Idiotís Guide to Project Management, 2d ed.
Project Management for Dummies
Protecting Your Companyís Intellectual Property: A Practical Guide to Trademarks, Copyrights, Patents & Trademarks
Patent, Copyright & Trademark: An Intellectual Property Desk Reference, 4th ed.
Web & Software Development: A Legal Guide, 3d ed.
Business:  The Ultimate Resource
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