Accession Number:

ADA070160

Title:

Development and Analysis of Loss Rate Forecasting Techniques for the Navy's Unrestricted Line (URL) Officers

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. Sep-Dec 1978

Corporate Author:

NAVY PERSONNEL RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT CENTER SAN DIEGO CA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1979-06-01

Pagination or Media Count:

23.0

Abstract:

Several time-series-based forecasting techniques were used to project Navy unrestricted line officer loss rates, by grade and length of service category. An autoregressive minimum absolute error regression model was selected as the overall best technique, producing a substantial increase in forecasting accuracy over previously used techniques.

Subject Categories:

  • Personnel Management and Labor Relations

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE