The Federal Acquisition Institute promotes and coordinates government wide research and studies to improve the procurement process and the laws, policies, methods, regulations, procedures, and forms relating to acquisition by the executive agencies [41 U.S.C. 405(d)(5)(b)]. The studies and reports that follow are organized into several categories:
In addition, there are several other organizations that conduct acquisition research.
Additional information may be found in the policies and legislation that guide FAI's operations.