Accession Number:

AD0659130

Title:

THE ROLE OF OPERATIONS RESEARCH IN PLANNING FOR LIMITED WAR

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

RAND CORP SANTA MONICA CA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1962-10-01

Pagination or Media Count:

17.0

Abstract:

The report begins with a discussion of limited war and some of the problem areas involved. This is followed by a subjective evaluation of where operations research has been somewhat successful in assisting the military planner. The article concludes with a speculation as to future capabilities and what some of the difficulties might be.

Subject Categories:

  • Operations Research
  • Unconventional Warfare

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE