Accession Number:

ADA012805

Title:

Quantitative Indicators for Defense Analysis

Descriptive Note:

Final rept.

Corporate Author:

CACI INC-FEDERAL ARLINGTON VA

Report Date:

1975-06-01

Pagination or Media Count:

411.0

Abstract:

The report develops and demonstrates various means of using quantitative indicator technology in analyzing and predicting future international trends. Three generic types of indicators were created to enhance the analysts abilities to estimate future international interaction trends international, internal, and economic. Issue content, intensity of participation, behavioral tone, and other types of indicators were used. Two innovative methodologies were devised to help the policy analyst Event patterning for decision analysis which combines usually and statistically the attributes of interactive tone, intensity, and time and power strategy impact analysis, involving aspects of power strategies in statistical analyses of interactive tone over time. The results were a number of techniques of potential use to the analyst of international behavior.

Subject Categories:

  • Government and Political Science

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE