Accession Number : AD0623226

Title :   LOGISTICS RESEARCH CONFERENCE, VOLUME II-2.

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE WASHINGTON D C

Report Date : 1965

Pagination or Media Count : 88

Abstract : Contents: Procurement of research and development; Government contracting for services; Flexible incentives; Discussion of cost-plus-award-fee contracts; A view of the DOD cost and economic system as a tool in contract pricing; Use of technical direction clauses; Proposed research on incentive contracting; Ultimate costs in procurement and system and organization for cost analysis; Proposal of a variable quantity contract; Defense vs. public utility pricing; Roles and functions in contract costs analysis; Review of Air Force procurement 1962-1964 (Abstract); Public policy toward subcontracting (Abstract).

Descriptors :   (*LOGISTICS, SYMPOSIA), UNITED STATES GOVERNMENT, DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE, MILITARY PROCUREMENT, GOVERNMENT PROCUREMENT, AIR FORCE PROCUREMENT, DEFENSE SYSTEMS, ECONOMICS, COSTS, FEDERAL BUDGETS, OPERATIONS RESEARCH

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE