Accession Number:

AD0738859

Title:

Improved Cost Estimating Techniques.

Descriptive Note:

Final rept.

Corporate Author:

LOGISTICS MANAGEMENT INST WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1970-12-01

Pagination or Media Count:

40.0

Abstract:

Cost estimating, as used in this report, is the technique of forecasting how much the Government will pay for future development and acquisition of hardware, such as for an aircraft, a ship, a tank, or components and parts. Three approaches to cost estimating are briefly described analogy, parametric, and engineering.

Subject Categories:

  • Administration and Management

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE