Accession Number : ADA323779

Title :   Foreign Military Sales (FMS), Manpower Projection Methodology. Study Documentation Report Alternative Methods for Forecasting Security Assistance Manpower.

Descriptive Note : Study documentation rept. Feb-Sep 79,

Corporate Author : GENERAL RESEARCH CORP MCLEAN VA

Personal Author(s) : Somers, Richard L. ; Loome, James R. ; Uscher, Arthur

PDF Url : ADA323779

Report Date : 30 SEP 1979

Pagination or Media Count : 49

Abstract : General Research Corporation has developed guidance and procedures for accounting for security assistance manpower. This project has the dual purposes of: (1) developing a means for forecasting future year manpower requirements for foreign military sales; and (2) for improving the current Security Assistance Manpower Accounting System (SAMAS) and the accuracy and validity of Service reports into the system. This report is concerned primarily with alternative methods for estimating Security Assistance manpower requirements.

Descriptors :   *MILITARY ASSISTANCE, *ACCOUNTING, *COST ESTIMATES, *MANPOWER, *FOREIGN MILITARY SALES, EXPORTS, DATA MANAGEMENT, FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT, HUMAN RESOURCES, ECONOMIC IMPACT, MANPOWER UTILIZATION, REGRESSION ANALYSIS, RESOURCE MANAGEMENT, COMMODITIES.

Subject Categories : Economics and Cost Analysis
      Personnel Management and Labor Relations
      Government and Political Science

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE