Accession Number : AD0475307


Title :   A STUDY OF PUBLIC WORKS MAKE OR BUY DECISIONS


Descriptive Note : Master's thesis


Corporate Author : NAVAL POSTGRADUATE SCHOOL MONTEREY CA


Personal Author(s) : Bird, David R


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/475307.pdf


Report Date : Jan 1965


Pagination or Media Count : 76


Abstract : The question invariably arises in Navy public works organizations whether to fabricate or purchase certain material components utilized in station maintenance work. Applicable cost concepts for decision purposes are discussed and the leterature on the subject of make or buy is reviewed. Factors which influence make-or-buy decisions in public works activities of the Naval Material Support Establishment, as obtained by a survey study, are presented and critically analyzed.


Descriptors :   *MANAGEMENT ENGINEERING , *NAVAL PROCUREMENT , COSTS , DECISION MAKING , ECONOMICS , MAINTENANCE , NAVAL EQUIPMENT , PROCUREMENT , PRODUCTION


Subject Categories : Administration and Management
      Logistics, Military Facilities and Supplies


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE