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  • ...IT projects that were procured in the last week of the fiscal year were between two and six times more likely to have a lower quality...

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Jeffrey B. Liebman & Neale Mahoney, 2017. "Do Expiring Budgets Lead to Wasteful Year-End Spending? Evidence from Federal Procurement," American Economic Review, vol 107(11), pages 3510-3549.

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