Accession Number : AD0475307

Title :   A STUDY OF PUBLIC WORKS MAKE OR BUY DECISIONS.

Descriptive Note : Master's thesis,

Corporate Author : NAVAL POSTGRADUATE SCHOOL MONTEREY CA

Personal Author(s) : Bird, David R.

Report Date : 1965

Pagination or Media Count : 63

Abstract : The question invariably arises in Navy public works organizations whether to fabricate or purchase certain material components utilized in station maintenance work. Applicable cost concepts for decision purposes are discussed and the leterature on the subject of make or buy is reviewed. Factors which influence make-or-buy decisions in public works activities of the Naval Material Support Establishment, as obtained by a survey study, are presented and critically analyzed. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*NAVAL PROCUREMENT, DECISION MAKING), (*MANAGEMENT ENGINEERING, NAVAL PROCUREMENT), PRODUCTION, PROCUREMENT, NAVAL EQUIPMENT, MAINTENANCE, COSTS, ECONOMICS.

Subject Categories : Administration and Management
      Logistics, Military Facilities and Supplies

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE