Accession Number : ADA324483

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

Descriptive Note : Progress rept.,

Corporate Author : GENERAL RESEARCH CORP MCLEAN VA MANAGEMENT SYSTEMS DIV

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

PDF Url : ADA324483

Report Date : 30 SEP 1980

Pagination or Media Count : 221

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 :   *MANPOWER UTILIZATION, *STATISTICAL ANALYSIS, *FOREIGN MILITARY SALES, TEST AND EVALUATION, MILITARY OPERATIONS, METHODOLOGY, MILITARY REQUIREMENTS, VALIDATION, ESTIMATES.

Subject Categories : Economics and Cost Analysis
      Statistics and Probability

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE