Accession Number:

ADA181982

Title:

Competition in a Noncompetitive Environment.

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. May 86-May 87,

Corporate Author:

AIR FORCE BUSINESS RESEARCH MANAGEMENT CENTER WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OH

Report Date:

1987-05-01

Pagination or Media Count:

47.0

Abstract:

This paper deals with attempts by the DOD to instill competition in the DOD acquisition environment. The paper summarizes and synthesizes many of the varied theories, conclusions, findings, and opinions that are present in the literature. The competitiveness of the market can be improved through improved communication, an increased number of customers, andor an increased number of sources. Several approaches for enhancing the competitiveness of the market are presented and discussed. Keywords Competitive Strategies, Acquisition, Contracting.

Subject Categories:

  • Logistics, Military Facilities and Supplies

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE