Accession Number : ADP002824

Title :   Project Management: Evolution and Influence,

Corporate Author : PITTSBURGH UNIV PA

Personal Author(s) : Cleland,D. I.

Report Date : 1983

Pagination or Media Count : 6

Abstract : This paper will briefly examine the evolution of the theory and practice of project (program) management as an integral part of the management discipline. This examination will hint at the origins of project (program) management and how it has influenced the management of contemporary organizations. The authors will review some of the influences that project management has had on contemporary organizations.

Descriptors :   *Management, *Organizations, *Operational effectiveness, Management planning and control, Government procurement, Quality, Planning programming budgeting, Resource management, Symposia

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE