Accession Number : ADA260115


Title :   Department of Defense Cost Analysis Symposium (26th) on Cost Analysis in an Uncertain Defense Environment Held in Washington, DC on 9-11 September 1992


Descriptive Note : Final rept., 9-11 Sep 1992


Corporate Author : NAVAL CENTER FOR COST ANALYSIS WASHINGTON DC


Personal Author(s) : Lee, Robert E ; McCormack, Robert C ; Spector, Eleanor R ; Ginnetti, Neil R ; Margolis, Milton A ; Donley, Michael B ; Atwood, Donald J ; McNicol, David L ; Morgan, John D ; West, Robert T


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a260115.pdf


Report Date : 09 Sep 1992


Pagination or Media Count : 163


Abstract : This document includes over 100 abstracts of the papers presented at the 26th Annual Department of Defense Cost Analysis Symposium (ADODCAS) on 9-11 September 1992 at the International Training Center in Leesburg, VA. There were fourteen workshops covering the following subjects: Acquisition Strategy; ADP cost Estimating; Affordability; Contractor Cost Data Analysis; COEAs; Defense Business Operating Funds Issues; O and S Cost Estimating; Parametric Cost Estimating Relationships; R&D Cost Estimating; Risk Analysis; Software Cost Estimating; Financial Analysis of Defense Contractors; Innovative Approaches to Cost Estimating; ACE-IT/ACES; and Economic Trends. The abstracts include the point of contact for each lecture given at the three day training sessions which included cost analysts from the three services plus several foreign countries.


Descriptors :   *STRATEGY , *ECONOMICS , *COST ANALYSIS , DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE , COMMERCE , RISK , ACQUISITION , DEFENSE SYSTEMS , FOREIGN , TRAINING , CONTRACTORS , ABSTRACTS , COSTS , DOCUMENTS , INTERNATIONAL , COVERINGS , DEFENSE PLANNING , WORKSHOPS , ANALYSTS , LECTURES , APPROACH


Subject Categories : Economics and Cost Analysis
      Military Operations, Strategy and Tactics


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE