The business of government paper

The Business of Government Paper 

The IBM Center for the Business of Government publishes reports that “focus on major
management issues facing all governments today.” Relying on the business of government
website you will develop a well-written paper that
critically examines one of the reports available on the site. Your choice of report is at our sole
discretion. In other words, choose one that interests you.
Your paper will meet the following requirements:
_ Introduction: Present an overview of the main concepts, ideas, and principles discussed in
the report.
_ Problem Statement: What’s the problem that the report is attempting to address? Who is
the target audience – Federal agencies? Public administrators? Society?
_ Literature Review: What is the proposed solution and what do other authors say about it?
Identify two (2) unique literary sources that support or reject the propositions of the IBM
report and describe their relevance to the report.
_ Analysis: Add your personal analysis and reflections on the impacts and implications
(positive or negative) of the core contributions of the IBM report to your thinking and
interest in government and public administration.
_ Conclusion: Finally, write a short concluding statement that summarizes the main aspects
of your analysis and offer one (1) meaningful idea for future research within the same
topical area as the IBM report. You may not use a research proposition included in the
report by the authors. In other words, what do you think needs further study based on
your understanding of the topic? There must be something. After all, government is a
vast and complex arrangement of values, structures, ideologies, and so on, that
individually or aggregated together, warrant ongoing study.
Your paper will be a maximum of 4 – 5 pages in length, double-spaced, 12 point font with a
suitable cover page and reference page (which are in addition to the 4 – 5 pages). As one paper
requirement notes, it is expected that you will use a blend of research from your own
independent study and sources you identify. However, sources from the Internet will not be
considered “research” unless they represent something that is actually in print somewhere and/or 
clearly represent the research of a specific author associated with a credible agency or

It is expected that you will use APA 6th Edition guidelines for documenting your references on
the reference page as well as in-text citations. An APA primer will be provided on Blackboard,
but it’s always beneficial to have a copy of the complete book available for reference.
Your writing must be clear and the grammar, spelling, and punctuation should be nearly
flawless. Your research paper must provide clear and explicit evidence that you understand the
content of the IBM report. Example academic journals that may be useful for this paper are
Public Administration Review, Administrative Theory and Praxis, the Journal of Public
Administration Research and Theory, and the International Journal of Public Administration.
These are only a few representative examples of highly useful sources of literature.

Calculate the price of your order

550 words
We'll send you the first draft for approval by September 11, 2018 at 10:52 AM
Total price:
The price is based on these factors:
Academic level
Number of pages
Basic features
  • Free title page and bibliography
  • Unlimited revisions
  • Plagiarism-free guarantee
  • Money-back guarantee
  • 24/7 support
On-demand options
  • Writer’s samples
  • Part-by-part delivery
  • Overnight delivery
  • Copies of used sources
  • Expert Proofreading
Paper format
  • 275 words per page
  • 12 pt Arial/Times New Roman
  • Double line spacing
  • Any citation style (APA, MLA, Chicago/Turabian, Harvard)

Our guarantees

Delivering a high-quality product at a reasonable price is not enough anymore.
That’s why we have developed 5 beneficial guarantees that will make your experience with our service enjoyable, easy, and safe.

Money-back guarantee

You have to be 100% sure of the quality of your product to give a money-back guarantee. This describes us perfectly. Make sure that this guarantee is totally transparent.

Read more

Zero-plagiarism guarantee

Each paper is composed from scratch, according to your instructions. It is then checked by our plagiarism-detection software. There is no gap where plagiarism could squeeze in.

Read more

Free-revision policy

Thanks to our free revisions, there is no way for you to be unsatisfied. We will work on your paper until you are completely happy with the result.

Read more

Privacy policy

Your email is safe, as we store it according to international data protection rules. Your bank details are secure, as we use only reliable payment systems.

Read more

Fair-cooperation guarantee

By sending us your money, you buy the service we provide. Check out our terms and conditions if you prefer business talks to be laid out in official language.

Read more