Accession Number : AD0710416

Title :   THE FEDERAL GOVERNMENT AND CONTRACT PROFIT ANALYSIS: BACKGROUND, PHILOSOPHY, POLICY, AND PRACTICE.

Descriptive Note : Contract management research paper,

Corporate Author : ARMY LOGISTICS MANAGEMENT CENTER FORT LEE VA

Personal Author(s) : Graham,Jay

Report Date : 06 JUN 1969

Pagination or Media Count : 45

Abstract : The purpose of the document is to present a comprehensive discussion of contract profit analysis of within the principal procuring agencies of the Federal Government. The paper traces the impact of history and policies upon the evolution of pricing and profit philosophy and policy through the development of weighted guidelines. Weighted guideline procedures are discussed, with a proposed system of weighting profit for overhead costs, based on the levels of effort for direct labor. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*CONTRACTS, GOVERNMENT PROCUREMENT), (*MONEY, SOURCES), FACTOR ANALYSIS, BACKGROUND, PHILOSOPHY, DECISION MAKING, COSTS, PROBABILITY, REVIEWS

Subject Categories : Administration and Management

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE