Pulling the Plug

Having One Person Oversee Funding from Start to Finish Can Help Reduce Cost Overruns

Cost overruns can be a death sentence for capital projects. A study published in the May issue of The Accounting Review suggests that if teams know the same person will be at the helm from start to finish, they're less likely to provide cost underestimates during the planning phase.
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