Accession Number:

AD0775679

Title:

Cost-Overruns in Military Hardware. An Analysis of Cause.

Descriptive Note:

Individual research rept.,

Corporate Author:

ARMY WAR COLL CARLISLE BARRACKS PA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1971-03-03

Pagination or Media Count:

64.0

Abstract:

The factors involved with cost-overrun in weapons system development and production are discussed and analyzed. Data was gathered from the literature, including press and Congressional sources. A diagrammatic flow model is developed and used in analysis. The factors of cost-overruns are identified and analyzed. Modified author abstract

Subject Categories:

  • Administration and Management

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE