Accession Number : AD0736541

Title :   A Survey and Critique of Technological Forecasting Methods.

Descriptive Note : Master's thesis,

Corporate Author : NAVAL POSTGRADUATE SCHOOL MONTEREY CALIF

Personal Author(s) : Rooney,James William

Report Date : SEP 1971

Pagination or Media Count : 94

Abstract : The nature of technological forecasting permits the various techniques to be classified as intuitive, exploratory, and normative. Some pitfalls of technological forecasting are discussed. Factors which should be considered in selecting a forecasting technique are suggested. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*SCIENTIFIC RESEARCH, PREDICTIONS), ANALYSIS, MATHEMATICAL PREDICTION, THESES, REVIEWS

Subject Categories : Administration and Management

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE