Accession Number : ADA325772

Title :   DoD High-Risk Areas: Eliminating Underlying Causes Will Avoid Billions of Dollars in Waste.

Corporate Author : GENERAL ACCOUNTING OFFICE WASHINGTON DC NATIONAL SECURITY AND INTERNATIONAL A FFAIRS DIV

PDF Url : ADA325772

Report Date : 01 MAY 1997

Pagination or Media Count : 36

Abstract : This report discusses the (1) high-risk areas of financial management, information technology, weapon systems acquisition, contract management, infrastructure, and inventory management; (2) underlying causes of these high-risk areas; and (3) overall strategy we believe is needed to eliminate them.

Descriptors :   *DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE, *FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT, *MILITARY BUDGETS, RISK, STRATEGY, ACQUISITION, CONTRACT ADMINISTRATION, WEAPON SYSTEMS, VULNERABILITY, PROBLEM SOLVING, INVENTORY CONTROL, INFORMATION SCIENCES.

Subject Categories : Economics and Cost Analysis

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE