Accession Number : AD0716786

Title :   An Economic Analysis of the U. S. Shipbuilding Industry for the 1970's. Volume II. Appendices,

Corporate Author : INSTITUTE FOR DEFENSE ANALYSES ARLINGTON VA PROGRAM ANALYSIS DIV

Personal Author(s) : Beazer,William F. ; Cox,William A. ; Harvey,Curtis A. ; Watkins,Nancy L.

Report Date : JUL 1969

Pagination or Media Count : 90

Abstract : The report examines the effects of alternative shipbuilding programs and government procurement policies on the size and location of the US private shipbuilding industry and on the cost of ships. These effects are estimated from a linear programming model that simulates the activities of 15 private shipyards. ( author)

Descriptors :   (*SHIPS, CONSTRUCTION), (*INDUSTRIES, UNITED STATES), (*ECONOMICS, ANALYSIS), MATHEMATICAL MODELS, COSTS, MANPOWER, EMPLOYMENT, MANAGEMENT ENGINEERING, STEEL

Subject Categories : Economics and Cost Analysis
      Marine Engineering

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE