Accession Number : ADA323784

Title :   Foreign Military Sales. Manpower Projection Methodology. Test and Validation of Alternative Methodologies. Study Documentation Report. Volume I - Results.

Descriptive Note : Progress rept. Mar-Sep 80,

Corporate Author : GENERAL RESEARCH CORP MCLEAN VA

Personal Author(s) : Loome, James R. ; Alberts, Henry C. ; Kavanagh, Robert Z.

PDF Url : ADA323784

Report Date : 30 SEP 1980

Pagination or Media Count : 53

Abstract : During the period March-September 1980, the General Research Corporation (GRC) tested a wide variety of statistical methods for projecting Foreign Military Sales programs and forecasting manpower requirements in future years. This two volume report summarizes the test and validation activities, provides the principal results, and recommends further test and validations to be performed before the final selection of methodologies.

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

Subject Categories : Personnel Management and Labor Relations
      Logistics, Military Facilities and Supplies

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE