Just Why Did Some Marketplaces Fail?

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Poor governance and a reliance on contractors who were good at procurement but not as strong in technology were two of the many factors that contributed to the botched rollout of Healthcare.gov and the ongoing issues in many states.

Greg Russak‘s insight:

A speculative question that I haven’t heard asked or debated yet is, "How might these projects have gone if NO outside contractors were used and ONLY government workers were assigned and managed to implement these systems?"

 

Now before you lambaste government employees as somehow inferior or incapable of large technology projects, I have one word for you.

 

NASA 

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