Accession Number:

AD0422082

Title:

THE CHALLENGES AND OPPORTUNITIES OF DEFENSE, STRATEGY AND LOGISTICS,

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RAND CORP SANTA MONICA CA

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Report Date:

1963-10-01

Pagination or Media Count:

13.0

Abstract:

Implications for future defense transportation requirements future defense transportation requirements may need consideration of prospective changes in defense strategy and logistics a national policy of maintaining options by which the United States can respond in any one of several ways in the face of a particular threat the goal must be to develop a transportation system that can accept unexpected workloads and respond rapidly new management control techniques are affecting all sectors of our economy new analysis capabilities are allowing organizations to rationalize their operations increased ability to plan and control operations means that organizations are tending to substitute modern communications, high-speed transportation, and tighter management, for inventories of expensive resources -- both materiel and personnel. Author

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APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE