Accession Number : ADA116072


Title :   Concepts, The Journal of Defense Systems Acquisition Management. Spring 1982, Volume 5, Number 2. Two Perspectives on Multiyear Procurement European Overview Part II Competition: Does It Lower Costs?


Corporate Author : DEFENSE SYSTEMS MANAGEMENT COLL FORT BELVOIR VA


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a116072.pdf


Report Date : Jan 1982


Pagination or Media Count : 129


Abstract : Contents: Our Management Heritage for the 80s; European Overview Part II: Comparative Investment Patterns; Multiyear Procurement: A Current Perspective; Selecting Programs for Multiyear Procurement; Evaluation of Laboratories; Automatic Test Equipment: The Critical Need for Early Planning; A Cost Growth Primer; P3I-Help in Reducing Weapon Systems Costs; Competition: Does It Lower the Cost to the Government?; and Risk Implications for Cost Growth in Weapon System Acquisition Programs.


Descriptors :   *MANAGEMENT PLANNING AND CONTROL , *MILITARY PROCUREMENT , *WEAPON SYSTEMS , *FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT , *COST EFFECTIVENESS , DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE , MANAGEMENT , INVESTMENTS , PLANNING PROGRAMMING BUDGETING , ACQUISITION , LOGISTICS PLANNING , TEST EQUIPMENT , COST ANALYSIS , COST ESTIMATES , CONTRACT ADMINISTRATION , INDUSTRIAL RESEARCH , INDUSTRIAL PRODUCTION , RESOURCE MANAGEMENT , DEFENSE PLANNING


Subject Categories : Administration and Management
      Economics and Cost Analysis
      Logistics, Military Facilities and Supplies


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE