Accession Number:

ADA091579

Title:

Internal Financial Incentives in Systems Acquisition.

Descriptive Note:

Final technical rept.,

Corporate Author:

WHARTON SCHOOL PHILADELPHIA PA DEPT OF DECISION SCIENCES

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1980-09-01

Pagination or Media Count:

53.0

Abstract:

This report is the Final Report for the Research Project N00014-77-C-0171 on Internal Financial Incentives in Systems Acquistion. It includes as an Appendix a final version of the major theoretical output of this research a theory of multistage contractual incentives in the systems acquisition cycle. The theory proposed links up incentives in the development and production stages of systems acquisition in a unified framework. The impact of such incentives under various government contracting policies, environment conditions and market structures is analyzed. The results are illustrated with an extended numerical example. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Administration and Management
  • Economics and Cost Analysis

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE