Accession Number : ADA019459

Title :   Research Opportunities in the Management of Weapons Systems Acquisition. Executive Summary.

Descriptive Note : Final rept. 1 Jun-30 Nov 75,

Corporate Author : WHARTON SCHOOL OF FINANCE AND COMMERCE PHILADELPHIA PA DEPT OF DECISION SCIENCES (MANAGEMENT)

Personal Author(s) : Blanning,Robert W. ; Dana,Steven ; Kleindorfer,Paul R. ; Goldman,Ellen J.

Report Date : SEP 1975

Pagination or Media Count : 41

Abstract : This report is the Executive Summary and an Addendum to the Executive Summary of the final report for the project 'Research Opportunities in the Management Weapons Systems Acquisition' performed by the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania for the Office of Naval Research. The Table of Contents and the Format of the final report are also included. (Author)

Descriptors :   *WEAPON SYSTEMS, *MILITARY PROCUREMENT, *MANAGEMENT PLANNING AND CONTROL, *CONTRACTS, INCENTIVE CONTRACTS, PROJECT PERSONNEL, MILITARY BUDGETS, GAME THEORY, ACQUISITION, DECISION MAKING, ALLOCATIONS, COSTS, MANAGEMENT

Subject Categories : Administration and Management

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE