Accession Number : ADA140760
Title : Sources and Impacts of Instability in Weapon Systems Acquisition.
Descriptive Note : Final rept.,
Corporate Author : ARMY PROCUREMENT RESEARCH OFFICE FORT LEE VA
Personal Author(s) : Knittle,D. D. ; Smith,C. H.
Report Date : FEB 1984
Pagination or Media Count : 109
Abstract : The objectives of this study were to identify instability factors which affect Army programs; isolate instability factors which the Army can control; analyze the impact of each Army-controllable instability factor; assess proper balance of stability and flexibility; determine the source of each Army-controllable, undesirable instability factor; examine current stabilization initiatives; and recommend new or revised initiatives to attain the proper stability/flexibility balance.
Descriptors : *ARMY PROCUREMENT, *WEAPON SYSTEMS, *MANAGEMENT PLANNING AND CONTROL, *RESOURCE MANAGEMENT, PLANNING PROGRAMMING BUDGETING, STABILITY, ACQUISITION, BALANCE, ALLOCATIONS, COST ESTIMATES, ARMY PLANNING, MILITARY ORGANIZATIONS, OPERATIONAL EFFECTIVENESS
Subject Categories : Administration and Management
Logistics, Military Facilities and Supplies
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE