Accession Number:

ADA160632

Title:

Training Extension Course Research. Review of the Literature on Cost and Training Effectiveness

Descriptive Note:

Final rept.

Corporate Author:

LITTON MELLONICS SYSTEMS DEVELOPMENT DIV FORT BENNING GA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1985-07-01

Pagination or Media Count:

58.0

Abstract:

This report gives a review and evaluation of literature in the field of cost and training effectiveness as an introduction to considering the development of a Cost and Training Effectiveness Analysis CTEA methodology for the Armys Training Extension Course TEC program. Five methodological requirements for a TEC CTEA are specified, and use of the methods of microeconomics and welfare economics to approach the methodological requirements is suggested. Finally, the logic of a TEC CTEA methodology under these precepts is discussed. Developments and details are to be presented in a subsequent report. Keywords Army training Costs Performance.

Subject Categories:

  • Administration and Management
  • Economics and Cost Analysis
  • Humanities and History

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE