This report, issued 190 days after Bowen was appointed in Jan. 2004, states that the Office of the Insp. Gen., Coalition Prov'l. Auth. (CPA-IG) has established an oversight capability in Baghdad & Wash., DC. Here is a detailed overview of the CPA-IG's work during the reporting period. It includes summaries of audits & invest's., reviews of the CPA-IG's 4 initiatives, & a comprehensive update on Iraq reconstruction financial info. These reviews have revealed a mixed picture of the CPA's mgmt. of Iraq reconstruction programs & oper., but these problems should be viewed within a larger context that recognizes the successes that the CPA achieved & the org's. responsiveness to many of the issues raised during its reviews. Illustrations.Bowen, Stuart W. is the author of 'Coalition Provisional Authority, Office of the Inspector General Quarterly Report And Semiannual Report to the U.s. Congress, July 30, 2004', published 2004 under ISBN 9780756744052 and ISBN 0756744059.