Accession Number:

AD0688121

Title:

THE ROLE OF COST DISCOUNTING IN WEAPON SYSTEMS EVALUATION.

Descriptive Note:

Technical rept.,

Corporate Author:

ARMY MATERIEL SYSTEMS ANALYSIS AGENCY ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND MD

Report Date:

1969-03-01

Pagination or Media Count:

41.0

Abstract:

This study describes the utility of discounting in cost effectiveness studies and develops appropriate discount rates. The study begins with the theory of discounting, describes the uses of discount theory in weapon systems evaluations, and introduces a method for computing the discount rate. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Administration and Management
  • Economics and Cost Analysis

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE