Accession Number : ADP001225

Title :   Army Cost Research Program,

Corporate Author : ARMY MATERIEL DEVELOPMENT AND READINESS COMMAND ALEXANDRIA VA

Personal Author(s) : Hunt,Robert P.

Report Date : SEP 1982

Pagination or Media Count : 8

Abstract : This report deals with the Cost Discipline Advisory Committee (CDAC) Observations: No Single Army-Wide Plan Exists for Cost Data and Methodology Improvements, and No Contractor Support is Provided for Cost Analysis Research; CDAC Recommendation: Army-Wide Program to Upgrade Cost Estimating Methodology by Active Contract Research Program.

Descriptors :   *Logistics support, *Cost analysis, *Planning programming budgeting, *Army procurement, Army budgets, Cost estimates, Weapon systems, Life cycle costs, Data bases, Army research, Research management, Management planning and control, Management information systems, Conferencing(Communications), Symposia

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE