Top 10 List for August 2013

An alphabetical listing of the top 10 areas of significant work and the reports and testimonies in those areas issued in August 2013.

1. Army Networks

Opportunities Exist to Better Utilize Results from Network Integration Evaluations
GAO-13-711:
Published: Aug 22, 2013. Publicly Released: Aug 22, 2013.

2. Farm Programs

Additional Steps Needed to Help Prevent Payments to Participants Whose Incomes Exceed Limits
GAO-13-741:
Published: Aug 29, 2013. Publicly Released: Aug 29, 2013.

3. Global Manufacturing

Foreign Government Programs Differ in Some Key Respects From Those in the United States
GAO-13-365:
Published: Jul 25, 2013. Publicly Released: Aug 26, 2013.

4. Intellectual Property

Assessing Factors That Affect Patent Infringement Litigation Could Help Improve Patent Quality
GAO-13-465:
Published: Aug 22, 2013. Publicly Released: Aug 22, 2013.

5. Intermodal Transportation

A Variety of Factors Influence Airport-Intercity Passenger Rail Connectivity
GAO-13-691:
Published: Aug 2, 2013. Publicly Released: Aug 2, 2013.

6. Medicare

Higher Use of Costly Prostate Cancer Treatment by Providers Who Self-Refer Warrants Scrutiny
GAO-13-525:
Published: Jul 19, 2013. Publicly Released: Aug 1, 2013.

7. Transportation Security

Action Needed to Strengthen TSA's Security Threat Assessment Process
GAO-13-629:
Published: Jul 19, 2013. Publicly Released: Aug 2, 2013.

8. U.S. Postal Service

9. VA Health Care

Actions Needed to Improve Administration of the Provider Performance Pay and Award Systems
GAO-13-536:
Published: Jul 24, 2013. Publicly Released: Aug 23, 2013.

10. Wildland Fire Management

 

Significant Work Issued in July 2013