Accession Number : ADA113980

Title :   Results of the Joint DoD/OFPP Competition Workshop Held 12-13 May 1981, Washington, DC.

Corporate Author : ARMY PERSONNEL RESEARCH OFFICE WASHINGTON DC

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Report Date : May 1981

Pagination or Media Count : 194

Abstract : Attendees of the workshop were operational managers, policymakers, and researchers from various Federal agencies and outside organizations who have done significant research in the area. The main purposes were to focus on recent experience in competitive procurements and to review recent research on competition in major systems acquisition, primarily. The workshop was also to promote discussion between operation managers and researchers seeking to advance effective competition. The specific objectives were to: Gain mutual understanding of competition; Discuss and interpret recent research results; Exchange ideas on competition research and policy; and Consider future directions in research and policy. (Author)

Descriptors :   *MILITARY PROCUREMENT, *RESOURCE MANAGEMENT, CONTRACT ADMINISTRATION, DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE, POLICIES, DECISION MAKING, BUDGETS, MILITARY REQUIREMENTS, ACQUISITION, TABLES(DATA), GRAPHS, SYMPOSIA

Subject Categories : Administration and Management
      Logistics, Military Facilities and Supplies

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE