Accession Number : AD0815156

Title :   ECONOMIC COMPARISON OF CONTRACT VERSUS IN-HOUSE PERFORMANCE OF PUBLIC WORKS SERVICES.

Descriptive Note : Technical note,

Corporate Author : NAVAL CIVIL ENGINEERING LAB PORT HUENEME CA

Personal Author(s) : Leupp, Howard A.

Report Date : FEB 1967

Pagination or Media Count : 12

Abstract : This note concerns itself with the problem of accomplishing valid economic comparisons between contract and in-house performance of public works services. It does this by applying economic principles to correctly identify relevant costs. There is a detailed discussion of each type of cost commonly incurred in public works services. A method for accomplishing routine cost comparisons without excessive labor is proposed. (Author)

Descriptors :   *LABOR), (*ECONOMICS, (*COST EFFECTIVENESS, UNITED STATES GOVERNMENT), (*INDUSTRIAL PRODUCTION, COST EFFECTIVENESS), COSTS, FEDERAL BUDGETS, PREDICTIONS, LOGISTICS.

Subject Categories : Administration and Management
      Personnel Management and Labor Relations

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE