Comptroller General's Perspective on Current and Emerging Issues

Comptroller General's Perspective on Current and Emerging Issues

Overview

Strategic Plan

GAO's Work for the Congress

INTOSAI The International Organization of Supreme Audit Institutions Draft Strategic Plan 2004 to 2009 Mutual Experience Benefits All

GAO High-Risk Program

Identifying High Risk in Government Programs

Areas Removed from GAO's High-Risk List, 1990 to 2003

GAO's High-Risk List

Composition of Federal Spending By Budget Function

Composition of Spending as a Share of GDP Under Baseline Extended (Assuming Discretionary Spending Grows with Inflation through 2013 and the 2001 Tax Cuts Do Sunset)

Composition of Spending as a Share of GDP Assuming Discretionary Spending Grows with GDP after 2003 and the 2001 Tax Cuts Do Sunset

Composition of Spending as a Share of GDP Assuming Discretionary Spending Grows with GDP After 2003, the 2001 Tax Cuts Do Not Sunset, and Social Security Benefits Payable After 2041

Composition of Spending as a Share of GDP Assuming Discretionary Spending Grows with GDP After 2003 and the 2001 Tax Cuts Do Not Sunset

Transformation

Transformation continued

The Case of Change

The Case of Change continued

Transformation: A New Model for Government Organizations

Transformation has Different Dimensions

Transformation Challenges To Improve Corporate Governance

Key Concepts in the Accountability Profession

Selected Government Accountability Issues Leading by Example

Independence: The Yellow Book

New Independence Standards

Key National Indicators for Assessing the Nation’s Position and Progress

Key National Indicators for Assessing the Nation's Position and Progress continued

Comptroller General's Perspective on Current and Emerging Issues