Office of Business Development 2009 & 2010 Report to Congress

This is the report on the U.S. Small Business Administration’s (SBA) 8(a) Business Development Program as required by the Business Opportunity Development Reform Act of 1988 [15 U.S.C. 636(j)16(A) & (B)] and section 7(j)(16) (A).

The following topics are discussed in this report:

  • Executive Summary

  • Program Initiatives

  • Net Worth of Newly Certified Program Participants

  • Benefits and Costs of the 8(a) Program to the Economy

  • Evaluation of Firms that Exited the 8(a) Program

  • Compilation of Fiscal Year 2005 Program Participants

  • Total Value of Contracts and Options Awarded During Fiscal Year 2009

  • Requested Resources and Program Authorities

To view the complete report, please see the below attachment.


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