Accession Number : AD0495905

Title :   Project HINDSIGHT

Descriptive Note : Final rept.

Corporate Author : OFFICE OF THE DIRECTOR OF DEFENSE RESEARCH AND ENGINEERING WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Isenson, Raymond S.

PDF Url : AD0495905

Report Date : OCT 1969

Pagination or Media Count : 214

Abstract : The defined objectives of Project HINDSIGHT were: (1) To identify those management factors that are important in assuring that research and technology programs will be productive and that program results will be utilized; and (2) To measure the over-all increase in cost-effectiveness in the current generation of weapon systems compared to that of their predecessors (when such can be identified) that is assignable to any part of the DoD's investment in research in science and technology.

Descriptors :   *RESEARCH MANAGEMENT, DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE, MILITARY REQUIREMENTS, MANAGEMENT PLANNING AND CONTROL, COST EFFECTIVENESS, INTERACTIONS, WEAPON SYSTEMS, IDENTIFICATION, PLANNING, DOCUMENTS, MILITARY BUDGETS, MILITARY ORGANIZATIONS, SCIENTIFIC RESEARCH.

Subject Categories : Administration and Management

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE