Accession Number : ADP000649

Title :   Goal Programming Manpower Model,

Corporate Author : DEFENCE RESEARCH ANALYSIS ESTABLISHMENT OTTAWA (ONTARIO)

Personal Author(s) : Conn,J. J.

Report Date : 1973

Pagination or Media Count : 8

Abstract : During the past 18 months the Manpower Operational Research Team of the Canadian Defence Research Analysis Establishment has successfully developed and implemented a manpower planning model based on Goal Programming techniques, which were originated by A. Charnes and W. W. Cooper. This manpower planning model, which is currently being used as a management control system to develop and evaluate officer manning plans at the Canadian National Defence Headquarters, will be described in this paper.

Descriptors :   *Operations research, *Goal programming, *Personnel management, *Management planning and control, *Mathematical models, Symposia, Military planning, Officer personnel, Manpower, Recruiting, Military force levels, Promotion(Advancement), Policies, Management information systems, Military forces(Foreign), Canada, Military research

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE