Accession Number:

ADA137612

Title:

Results of a Research Study to Identify Historical Procurement Obligations and Expenditures on Major Army Materiel and Non-Materiel Systems,

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

OFFICE OF THE COMPTROLLER OF THE ARMY WASHINGTON DC DIRECTORATE OF COST ANALYSIS

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1983-05-01

Pagination or Media Count:

84.0

Abstract:

This study was conducted as part of a continuing effort to obtain actual historical life cycle costs of major Army systems from the Armys finance and accounting data. An hypothesis was formulated and tested concerning the ability of Budget Line Item Numbers BLINs to be used in identifying total procurement costs of major Army systems, with a view to determining the feasibility of restructuringredefining BLINs to assist in collectingtracking those costs.

Subject Categories:

  • Administration and Management
  • Logistics, Military Facilities and Supplies

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE