Accession Number:

ADA625142

Title:

Engineering the Business of Defense Acquisition: An Analysis of Program Office Processes

Descriptive Note:

Briefing charts

Corporate Author:

NAVAL POSTGRADUATE SCHOOL MONTEREY CA

Report Date:

2015-05-01

Pagination or Media Count:

21.0

Abstract:

The Problem Curiously despite the enormous attention project management and analysis have received over the years, the track record of projects is fundamentally poor, particularly for the larger and more difficult ones. Overruns are common. Many projects appear as failures, particularly in the public view. Why does the record so consistently show project overruns to be the norm Is this the indictment of project management that it seems is this a policy or management problem

Subject Categories:

  • Administration and Management
  • Logistics, Military Facilities and Supplies

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE