Accession Number:

ADA261052

Title:

Cost of Improving Recruit Aptitudes: A Joint Project Approach

Descriptive Note:

Final rept.

Corporate Author:

CENTER FOR NAVAL ANALYSES ALEXANDRIA VA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1992-11-01

Pagination or Media Count:

56.0

Abstract:

This paper presents and applies a methodology for estimating the cost of recruiting individuals with alternative distribution of Armed Forces Qualification Test AFQT scores. The methodology takes account of the key institutional features of the recruiting process, including recruiter time allocation and procedural guidelines. The method is used to estimate the costs of different recruit-aptitude distribution, using data on applicants and accessions for all of the services.

Subject Categories:

  • Personnel Management and Labor Relations
  • Military Forces and Organizations

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE