Accession Number:

ADA134292

Title:

Productivity Measurement: An Analytic Approach

Descriptive Note:

Final technical rept.

Corporate Author:

LEADERSHIP AND MANAGEMENT DEVELOPMENT CENTER MAXWELL AFB AL

Report Date:

1983-09-01

Pagination or Media Count:

35.0

Abstract:

This study develops a model for measuring productivity in a large scale systems acquisition and development agency within the Department of Defense using the Analytic Hierarchy Process AHP. Fourteen objective factors were identified and weighted to develop the relative importance of the primary determinants of production. Initial validity data are presented. The result is a model which provides senior management with objective, analytically derived indexes upon which to make manpower decisions.

Subject Categories:

  • Administration and Management
  • Personnel Management and Labor Relations
  • Numerical Mathematics
  • Operations Research

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE